Mark Braude has written for The New Republic, The Los Angeles Times, The Globe and Mail and other publications, and has spoken at venues including the US Department of State, the Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Lab, and the d.school. He was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University, at the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA), and a lecturer in Stanford’s departments of Art History, History, and French. He was named a John S. Knight Journalism Fellows Favorite Professor. He holds a PhD in History and Visual Culture from USC, an MA in French Studies from NYU, and a BA from UBC. Mark lives in Vancouver with his wife and their daughter.