“Of course we had no money. Of course we had no love.”


Andrew Sean Greer remembers the night Clinton was elected, living in New York at the end of the Reagan and Bush Republican era, being young and wanting to be a part in gay history in the 90’s.

This piece is an evocative glimpse into a past moment, part of Keep the Lights On, “a chronicle of life, love and art in New York City and beyond, inspired by the new film by award-winning director Ira Sachs […] currently in production.”

Sam Riley is an adult who works at McSweeney's. More from this author →