Peter Rubin is the author of Future Presence: How Virtual Reality Is Changing Human Connection, Intimacy, and the Limits of Ordinary Life (2018, HarperOne). As senior correspondent for WIRED, he writes features, essays, and critical analysis in the magazine and across multiple sections of the website. He has also led WIRED's editorial efforts on digital platforms and overseen culture coverage in the magazine and online. Prior to arriving at WIRED in 2011, he was a feature writer and editor for more than a decade, penning cover stories for Elle, Details, GQ, Good, and other magazines. Rubin holds a master’s degree from Columbia University and graduated from Williams College. He lives in Oakland, California, with his wife.

 

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