Lee Siegel is the author of four books, including Against the Machine: How the Web Is Reshaping Culture and Commerce—and Why It Matters
and Are You Serious: How to Be True and Get Real in the Age of Silly
. He is also the author of the essay “Harvard Is Burning,” just published as an e-book. He has written essays and reviews for many publications, including Harper’s Magazine
, The New Republic
, The Atlantic Monthly
, and The New York Times
. In 2002, he received the National Magazine Award for Reviews and Criticism.