Malcolm Harris is an editor at The New Inquiry and a writer based in Brooklyn. His first book, Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials, was published by Little, Brown in November 2017, after being selected by New York Magazine, Nylon and LitHub as one of the most anticipated books of fall 2017.
Books by Malcolm Harris
Interviews with Malcolm Harris
The Playdate: Parents, Children and the New Expectations of Play
by Tamara Mose
Producing Excellence: The Making of Virtuosos
by Izabela Wagner
Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street's Post-Crash Recruits
by Kevin Roose
Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys
by Victor M Rios
Close to Home: A Materialist Analysis of Women's Oppression
by Christine Delphy
The Millennial cohort is often characterised as a shallow, social media-obsessed generation that puts avocado toast ahead of the future. But in reality they are overeducated, underemployed and beset by anxiety, says Malcolm Harris, millennial and author of Kids These Days. Here he selects five books that paint a more accurate portrait of the first generation to come of age in the 21st century.