About the Author
Eric Klinenberg is a professor of sociology and Director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. He also serves as Research Director for Rebuild by Design, a federal competition that generates innovative infrastructure projects for 21st-century challenges. Klinenberg is the coauthor, with Aziz Ansari, of the #1 New York Times bestseller Modern Romance, and author of the acclaimed books Going Solo, Heat Wave, and Fighting for Air. He has contributed to The New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, Rolling Stone, Wired, and This American Life.