I'm a writer and editor living in Minneapolis. My day job is as a digital producer at Minnesota Public Radio's The Current, where among other projects I host/write our Rock and Roll Book Club feature. I'm also a co-founder of The Tangential and, from 2016 to 2020, served as the last theater critic at City Pages (R.I.P.). Books I've written, co-written, or co-edited include Sociology for Dummies (second edition, 2021), Robots and Foundation (2020), Wildsam Field Guides: Twin Cities (2020), Sexts from the Sea (2016), Bright Lights, Twin Cities (2014), Future Cities (2013), and Reconstructing the University (2006). I'm on Twitter, Facebook, Goodreads, Tumblr, Instagram, TikTok, and Letterboxd. Gmail: jaygabler.