Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey
Writer, New York City

Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey writes on American history, technology, media and music. He is a video producer at NPR and lives in New York City. 

Written by Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey

Essay/
Stories and literature
What War of the Worlds did

The uncanny realism of Orson Welles’s radio play crystallised a fear of communication technology that haunts us today

Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey

Essay/
Cities
Work imitates life

The utopian workplace is here, complete with roof gardens, therapists and time to nap. Can the employee ever escape?

Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey