newitz square Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz is an American journalist, editor, and author of both fiction and nonfiction. She is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from MIT, and has written for Popular Science, Wiredand the San Francisco Bay Guardian. She also founded the science fiction website io9 and served as editor-in-chief from 2008–2015, and subsequently edited Gizmodo. As of 2016, she is Tech Culture Editor at the technology site Ars Technica. Her first science fiction novel, “Autonomous,” will be released from Tor in September 2017.

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Fall book preview: The top 50 titles to watch for (St. Louis Post-Disptach)
Fiction Book Review: “Autonomous” (Publishers Weekly)
Tor authors Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz talk science, magic, and storytelling (Nerdist)
Revealing the cover and first excerpt of “Autonomous,” Annalee Newitz’s long-awaited debut novel (Boing Boing)
The most anticipated books of Fall 2017 (Publishers Weekly)

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