Farai Chideya

Journalist, scholar, author


Farai Chideya is a reporter, political and cultural analyst, and educator. She is a fellow at Harvard's Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy. She previously hosted NPR's News and Notes; was a reporter for ABC News; a political analyst for CNN; a host for the Oxygen Network; and consumer data and privacy reporter for the Intercept; and a reporter for Newsweek magazine; and writer for FiveThirtyEight. She recently published The Episodic Career (2016), which surveys the ever-changing American workplace. She is a 1990 graduate of Harvard University.