Joel Garreau

Fellow, Future Tense

Joel Garreau is a Future Tense fellow and was a Class of 2010 Fellow with the Fellows Program at New America. A former long-time staff writer and editor at the Washington Post who writes about culture, technology, and how the two intersect, he is also the Lincoln Professor of law, culture and values at Arizona State University. Garreau's notable books include Radical Evolution: The Promise and Peril of Enhancing Our Minds, Our Bodies, and What It Means to Be Human, Edge City: Life on the New Frontier, and The Nine Nations of North America. He has served as a fellow at Cambridge University, the University of California at Berkeley, and George Mason University, and is a member of Global Business Network, the pioneering scenario-planning organization. He is also principal of The Garreau Group, a consulting firm.