Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. He’s the author of the acclaimed books Palaces for the People, Going SoloHeat Wave, and Fighting for Air, and coauthor, with Aziz Ansari, of the #1 New York Times bestseller Modern Romance. Klinenberg served as Research Director for Rebuild by Design, a federal competition that generated innovative infrastructure projects for 21st-century challenges, and he has contributed to The New Yorker, the New York Times MagazineRolling Stone, Wired, and This American Life.