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Peter Trachtenberg is the author of the memoir 7 Tattoos and The Book of Calamities, a hybrid of journalism, moral philosophy, and personal essay on the theme of suffering and its narratives. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, Bomb, The New...
Causes Peter Trachtenberg Supports
Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, Mercy Corps, Move On, Oxfam
Peter’s Favorite Books
Lolita, Pale Fire-- Vladimir Nabokov Bleak House-- Charles Dickens Ulysses -- James Joyce V, Gravity's Rainbow -- Thomas Pynchon Valis -- Philip K. Dick Bad...