Benjamin Anastas

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Benjamin Anastas's recent work as a literary journalist appears in the Oxford AmericanTravel + LeisureBookforum, and other magazines. 


Benjamin Anastas is the author of the novels An Underachiever’s Diary (Dial Press) and The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance (FSG). His memoir Too Good to Be True (Little A) was a national bestseller. His essays, reviews, and literary journalism have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, The New Republic, The Paris Review, Bookforum, The New Yorker magazine and The Best American Essays.