In Memory of Stephen Tanner
Kyle Chayka is a staff writer at The New Yorker, where he writes a column on digital technology and the impact of the internet and social media on culture. His debut book, "The Longing for Less," an exploration of minimalism in life and art, was published in 2020. His new book is "Filterworld." As a journalist and critic, he has contributed to many publications, including The New York Times Magazine, Harper’s, The New Republic and Vox. He was the first staff writer of the art publication Hyperallergic. Chayka is also the cofounder of Study Hall, an online community for journalists, and Dirt, a newsletter about digital culture. He lives in Washington, D.C.