Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz writes science fiction and nonfiction. She is the author of the novel “Autonomous,” nominated for the Nebula and Locus Awards and winner of the Lambda Literary Award. As a science journalist, she’s written for the Washington Post, Slate, Ars Technica, the New Yorker, and The Atlantic, among others. Her book “Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction” was nominated for the LA Times Book Prize in science. She was the founder of io9, and served as the editor-in-chief of Gizmodo. In a previous life, she earned a Ph.D. in English and American Studies, and worked as a lecturer at UC Berkeley. Her new novel, “The Future of Another Timeline,” comes out September 2019.

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