Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg

Professor of Sociology, Director, Institute for Public Knowledge, New York University

Eric Klinenberg is a sociology professor and director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University, as well as research director for the US government’s Rebuild by Design competition. His best-selling books include Modern Romance (with Aziz Ansari), Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone, and Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago. In addition to his scholarship on cities and climate change, Klinenberg is editor of the journal Public Culture and has contributed to The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Rolling Stone, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, Le Monde diplomatique, The London Review of Books,and “This American Life.

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