Ted Gioia is a writer and critic in San Francisco. Currently, he works as a Development Associate at La Casa de las Madres and as the American Cultural Attaché at the University of the Underground.
Previously, he has worked as the Partnerships Director of McSweeney’s and the Senior Editorial Assistant at The Believer. Ted graduated from Harvard in 2012, completing his senior thesis under New Yorker critic James Wood, and writes about the changing role of culture in the digital age.
His work has appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, VQR, The Believer, and San Francisco magazine, and he co-hosts a podcast about food and language called If You’ll Indulge Me. Ted is currently working on a book about California's evolving culture framed through food.