Peter Sloan is a composer, improviser, writer, and activist based in San Diego, CA. As a musician he is interested in statistics, systems, places, and histories. He also writes about and does what he can to participate in the growing environmental, social, and economic justice movements. Peter holds a B.A. in philosophy from the University of Alabama and an M.A. in music from Mills College in Oakland, and he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in music at the University of California, San Diego.