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David Chrisinger

David Chrisinger is the Executive Director of the Public Policy Writing Workshop at the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy and the Director of Writing Seminars for The War Horse, an award-winning nonprofit newsroom dedicated to reporting on the human impact of military Service.

Chrisinger is the author of several books, including The Soldier's Truth: Ernie Pyle and the Story of World War II and Stories Are What Save Us: A Survivor’s Guide to Writing about Trauma.

Articles by this Author

Nearly killed by a German bomb, Pyle faced the fear and frustration known as “Anzio anxiety” among the American soldiers trapped with him on the beach.