Eric Klinenberg
Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg, a professor of sociology at NYU, is author of Heat Wave: A Social Autopsy of Disaster in Chicago. Follow him on Twitter

Future Tense
July 2 2015 11:51 AMThe Heat Is OnClimate change will make deadly heat waves like Pakistan’s and Europe’s worse than ever.
History Lesson
Sept. 2 2005 5:34 PMWhen Chicago BakedUnheeded lessons from another great urban catastrophe.
Culturebox
April 19 2012 11:15 AMFacebook Isn’t Making Us LonelyAnd Americans aren’t all that lonely, either. Refuting the new Atlantic cover story.
Medical Examiner
July 30 2002 11:31 AMDead HeatWhy don't Americans sweat over heat-wave deaths?
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Technology
Aug. 26 2015 12:11 PM Slate Voice: “Space Invaders” Never, ever use two spaces after a period: Listen to Mike Vuolo read Farhad Manjoo’s classic takedown of an enduring typographic sin.