Anne Helen Petersen

Anne Helen Petersen is a writer of books, newsletters, and cultural criticism. From 2014 to 2020 she served as a senior culture writer at BuzzFeed News, and in 2020 she launched her newsletter, Culture Study.

Her books include Out of the Office: The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working From Home and Can’t Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation. She has a PhD in media studies from the University of Texas and lives on a small island off the coast of Washington State.