Ted Gioia is a writer and critic living in San Francisco. He has worked as the Partnerships Director of McSweeney’s seeking ambitious collaborations with organisations on unique creative projects, objects and experiences. Ted graduated from Harvard in 2012 completing his senior thesis under New Yorker critic James Wood and writes about the changing role of culture in the digital age. His work appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, VQR, The Believer and many more.