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MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 11 - 17

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Farai Chideya

Farai Chideya is the author of six books, the most recent of which is 2016’s The Episodic Career: How to Thrive at Work in the Age of Disruption. She has combined media, technology, and socio-political analysis during her 25-year career as an award-winning author, journalist, professor, and lecturer.She covered the 2016 U.S. presidential election as a Senior Writer at, with a focus on voter demographics and data. She is a fellow at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy. Chideya is also an MIT Media Lab Director’s Fellow, focusing on fact-based storytelling in virtual reality and using narrative fiction to model the future.

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