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Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg is the Helen Gould Shepard Professor in the Social Sciences and director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. He is the coauthor of the #1 New York Times bestseller Modern Romance, and author of the acclaimed books Going SoloHeat Wave, and Fighting for Air. He has contributed to The New YorkerThe New York Times MagazineRolling StoneWired, and This American Life.