Jun 15, 2020 • 36M

#19 Tech Writer Joanne McNeil, Author of Lurking

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Joanne McNeil is a tech writer and the author of Lurking: How a Person Became a User. She was the inaugural winner of the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation's Arts Writing Award for an emerging writer. Jason Kehe of Wired wrote that McNeil “manages a sensitive sharpness to which more tech critics should aspire.”

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This episode is part of Notes on Quotes, an interview series in which Stephen Harrison chats with interesting people about a quote that’s meaningful to them.