“It is my conviction that there are alternative mechanisms of social coordination that digital technologies can facilitate.”
Writer, theorist, and historian Evgeny Morozov studies social and political implications of technology. His articles, essays, and reviews have appeared in The New Yorker, The London Review of Books, and The New York Times among many other publications. Morozov’s award-winning debut book, The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom (PublicAffairs, 2011), explores the impact of the Internet on authoritarian states. His second book, To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism (PublicAffairs, 2013), examines the effects of technology on subjects ranging from politics and criminology to weight loss. He is the founder of The Syllabus, a digital platform for discovering and distributing overlooked high-quality content. He is also a member of UNESCO’s commission on the future of higher education.