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Eric Been

Eric Allen Been is a writer and editor. He’s not based in Brooklyn. He’s contributed to the Los Angeles Review of Books, The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, The New Republic, Vanity Fair, Playboy, The Boston Globe, MIT’s Undark Magazine, Vox, Harvard Magazine, OneZero, and more. Find him on Twitter at @ericallenbeen.

A photograph of Terry Southern and a still from Dr. Strangelove

Terry Southern’s Lucid Absurdities

From his novels Candy and The Magic Christian to his work on Dr. Strangelove and Barbarella, Terry Southern sought to expose madness.