Gideon Lewis-Kraus is a writer and journalist based in Brooklyn .
Early Life and Education
Gideon is originally from Watchung, New Jersey and graduated from the Pingry School .  Gideon completed his undergraduate education at Stanford University .  He was a Fullbright scholar in 2007-2008 and spent his year in Berlin . 
Gideon mainly writes content about reportage and criticism.  He is the author of the digressive travel memoir A Sense of Direction as well as the Kindle Single No Exit.  is a writer at large at the New York Times Magazine , a contributing editor at Harper's Magazine , and a contributing writer at Wired Magazine .  Gideon co-edited, with Arnie Eisen, Philip Rieff's Sacred Order/Social Order III, and edited Richard Rorty's Philosophy as Cultural Politics.