Annalee Newitz

Writer, Author

1969 –

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Who is Annalee Newitz?

Annalee Newitz is an American journalist who covers the cultural impact of science and technology. She received a PhD in English and American Studies from UC Berkeley, and in 1997 published the widely cited book, White Trash: Race and Class in America. From 2004–2005 she was a policy analyst for the Electronic Frontier Foundation. She writes for many periodicals from Popular Science to Wired, and from 1999 to 2008 wrote a syndicated weekly column called Techsploitation. She co-founded other magazine in 2002, which was published triannually until 2007. Since 2008, she is editor-in-chief of io9, a Gawker-owned futurism and science fiction blog, which was named in 2010 by The Times as one of the top science blogs on the Internet.

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Born
1969
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Doctorate, University of California, Berkeley
    English and American Studies
    ( - 1998)
Employment
  • Policy Analyst, Electronic Frontier Foundation
    (2004 - 2005)
Lived in
  • Irvine

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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