Evgeny Morozov

Evgeny Morozov
Evgeny Morozov
Contributing Editor, Foreign Policy; Syndicated Columnist; Author, The Net Delusion

EVGENY MOROZOV is a leading thinker and commentator on the political implications of the Internet and the author of The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom. His syndicated column is published by Slate, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Corriere della Sera, El Pais, and  NRC, among others. He is a contributing editor to Foreign Policy and runs the magazine's influential and widely-quoted "Net Effect" blog about the Internet's impact on global politics. He is the author of The Net Delusion.

Morozov is currently a visiting scholar at Stanford University and a Schwartz fellow at the New America Foundation. He is a contributing editor to Foreign Policy and Boston Review. He was formerly a Yahoo! fellow at the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown University and a fellow at George Soros's Open Society Institute, where he remains on the board of the Information Program. Before moving to the US, Morozov was Director of New Media at Transitions Online, a Prague-based media development NGO active in 29 countries of the former Soviet bloc. 

His writings have appeared in The Economist, Newsweek, The Washington Post, The International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, Slate, Le Monde, San Francisco Chronicle, Boston Review, Foreign Policy, Project Syndicate, Dissent and many other publications.

He has appeared on CNN, CBS, SkyNews, CBC, Al Jazeera International, France 24, Reuters TV, NPR, BBC Radio 4 and BBC World Service. His research has been quoted in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Suddeutsche Zeitung, Wall Street Journal, CNN.com, Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, Bloomberg News, The Globe and Mail, Die Zeit, Il Sole 24 Ore, Der Standard, L'Express, AFP, Der Spiegel, Corriera della Serra, El País, Le Figaro, and many others. He's a fellow of the TED conference and was a speaker at TED Global 2009.

He is @evgenymorozov on Twitter.