Pen Name: None
Genre: Non-Fiction, Sociology
Born: 1970 in Chicago, Illinois
Eric Klinenberg grew up on Chicago's North side and attended Francis W. Parker School. He is a die-hard Cubs fan.
Biographical and Professional Information
Eric Klinenberg is an associate professor of sociology at New York University. He is the coeditor of The Making and Unmaking of Whiteness and a regular contributor to Le Monde Diplomatique. In addition to his books and articles, Klinenberg has contributed to popular publications such as The New York Times Magazine, Rolling Stone, The London Review of Books, The Nation, The Washington Post, Mother Jones, The Guardia, Slate and the radio program This American Life.
- Heat Wave, A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago, Illinois, University of Chicago Press, 2002
- Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media, Holt Paperbacks, 2008
- Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone, Penguin Press, 2012
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media
Release Date: 2008-01-08
Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone
Release Date: 2012-02-02
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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