Illustrated portrait of Zeynep Tufekci by Katia Sobolski

Zeynep Tufekci is an academic and writer who focuses on big social challenges that defy disciplinary boundaries and simple answers. She is the author of Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest and writes regularly for The Atlantic and the New York Times, as well as publishing a newsletter named Insight.

“Long before she became perhaps the only good amateur epidemiologist, she had quietly made a habit of being right on the big things.” — Ben Smith in the New York Times

A Few Selected Articles From and Interviews With Zeynep

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