Patrick Radden Keefe


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Patrick Radden Keefe is a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of The Snakehead and Chatter. His work has also appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Slate, New York, and The New York Review of Books. He received the 2014 National Magazine Award for Feature Writing, for his story "A Loaded Gun," was a finalist for the National Magazine Award for Reporting in 2015 and 2016, and is also the recipient of an Eric and Wendy Schmidt Fellowship at the New America Foundation and a Guggenheim Fellowship.

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The Snakehead: An Epic Tale...

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“Claude Lévi-Strauss once observed that, “for the majority of the human species, and for tens of thousands of years, the idea that humanity includes every human being on the face of the earth does not exist at all. The designation stops at the border of each tribe, or linguistic”
Patrick Radden Keefe, Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

“if you could just get people to talk, he believed, the most bitter antagonists could discover common ground.”
Patrick Radden Keefe, Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

“Outrage is conditioned not by the nature of the atrocity but by the affiliation of the victim and the perpetrator. Should the state be accorded more leniency because, legally speaking, it has a monopoly on the legitimate use of force? Or, conversely, should we hold soldiers and cops to a higher standard than paramilitaries?”
Patrick Radden Keefe, Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland



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