(1969 -- )
American author, editor and journalist. In 2004 Newitz became a policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. With Charlie Jane Anders, they also co-founded Other magazine, a periodical that ran from 2002 to 2007. From 2008 to 2015 Newitz was Editor-in-Chief of Gawker-owned media venture io9, and subsequently its direct descendant Gizmodo, Gawker's design and technology blog. As of 2019, Newitz is a contributing opinion writer at The New York Times.
After writing their first novel in 2017, Autonomous, for which Newitz was nominated for the Nebula Award in 2018 for best novel, Newitz wrote The Future of Another Timeline (2019).
Awards, Honors and GoHships:
- 2018 -- Nebula Award nomination
- 2019 -- illogiCon viii, Swancon 2019, Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award
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