New from Simon & Schuster

Nora Webster by Colm Toibin
Rebel Yell by S. C. Gwynne
The Innovators by Walter Isaacson
Rocks by Joe Perry
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
As You Wish by Cary Elwes and Joe Layden

Alex Myers

Become a Fan

Alex Myers is a writer, teacher, speaker, and activist. Since high school, Alex has campaigned for transgender rights. As a female-to-male transgender person, Alex began his transition at Phillips Exeter Academy and was the first transgender student in that academy’s history. Alex was also the first openly transgender student at Harvard and worked to change the university’s nondiscrimination clause to include gender identity. For the past decade, he has taught English at private high schools and currently lives in Washington, DC, with his wife and two cats.

Photograph © Lexi Adams

Alex Myers

Become a Fan

Alex Myers is a writer, teacher, speaker, and activist. Since high school, Alex has campaigned for transgender rights. As a female-to-male transgender person, Alex began his transition at Phillips Exeter Academy and was the first transgender student in that academy’s history. Alex was also the first openly transgender student at Harvard and worked to change the university’s nondiscrimination clause to include gender identity. For the past decade, he has taught English at private high schools and currently lives in Washington, DC, with his wife and two cats.

Photograph © Lexi Adams

Books by this Author

Read more about this book

Video

Alex Myers: Author of REVOLUTIONARY

REVOLUTIONARY is a fascinating retelling of the story of America’s first female soldier who successfully disguised herself as a man and fought valiantly in the Revolutionary War.

Videos related to this author

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If I am not for myself, who is? (Reb Hillel)

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Honestly, too many to list. When I used to race triathlons, I did a few races where Team Hoyt competed. I would have to say that I admire them tremendously.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Reading.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I'd like to play the guitar well.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. I'm pretty happy where I am.

Explore

CONNECT WITH US

Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!