Lance Ringel

Lance Ringel’s debut novel Flower of Iowa, an epic love story between two soldiers in the First World War, won book awards spanning multiple categories.  His recently published second novel, Floridian Nights, is a generation-gap gay romance set against the backdrop of the 1980s AIDS epidemic.  His work for the theater includes the plays, In Love with the Arrow Collar Man, based on the true story of famed illustrator J.C. Leyendecker and his lover Charles Beach, and the current production, Flash/Frozen, also based on true historical events.