Portrait of Jenna Wortham

Jenna Wortham

Jenna Wortham is an award-winning technology reporter and staff writer for the New York Times Magazine. She is the co-host (along with Wesley Morris) of the New York Times podcast Still Processing. Prior to working at the Times, Jenna was a technology and culture reporter for Wired. Jenna’s work has also appeared in Matter, the Awl, Bust, the Hairpin, Vogue, the Morning News, the Fader and Smithsonian Magazine among other publications. 


Pi.co calls her 'one of those rare writers who is able to explain the shapeshifting culture of the younger and newer internet,' and in 2017 she was named in as one of the most powerful people in tech in Ebony magazine’s Power List. Wortham is co-writing a book with Kimberly Drew, The Black Futures Project.

Photo: Francesco Nazardo for the New York Times