Eric Klinenberg, a sociologist at New York University and the author of the books Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago and Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America’s Media, has been appointed as the new academic editor of our journal Public Culture. Klinenberg will serve a five-year term, ending in June 2015. Public Culture's editorial office will move from Columbia University to the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University in mid-July.
Fore more information about Eric Klinenberg, please visit sociology.fas.nyu.edu/object/ericklinenberg.
For more information about Public Culture, please visit dukeupress.edu/publicculture.