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Michael Salgarolo

Michael Salgarolo

Michael Salgarolo is a doctoral candidate in the History Department at New York University and a stand-up comedian. In 2018, he received the NYU History Department’s Bessie and George Levy Prize for Excellence in American History. His first paper, "First as Farce, Then as Farce: The Sultan of Sulu's Second Tour of America," won the department’s Howard Reese Prize for Best Paper in Diplomatic History. Michael received my B.A. from the George Washington University with Honors in History in 2013.