Doon Arbus is a journalist and author. She has written and contributed to several books about her mother, the late photographer Diane Arbus. She is the author of a novel, The Caretaker, and as a freelance journalist, she contributed to the New York Daily Herald, The Nation, and Rolling Stone, among others. She wrote the play Third Floor, Second Door on the Right, which was produced by the 2003 New York International Fringe Festival.
Following the death of a renowned and eccentric collector—author of Stuff, a seminal philosophical work on the art of accumulation—the fate of the privately endowed museum he cherished falls to a peripatetic stranger who had been his fervent admirer. ... SEE MORE