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Peter Spielberg

Peter Spielberg, a cofounder of the Fiction Collective, is the author of three novels: Twiddledum Twaddledum, Crash-landing, and Hearsay, as well as three collections of short fiction: Bedrock, The Hermetic Whore, and The Noctambulists, his most recent book.

excerpt: Thumbs Up

How Nicholas Black had come by his vocation was a story in itself which had as much to do with his being left-handed as with his having artistic talent.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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