Jonathan Spira is the co-author of The History of Photography, published by Aperture and named a "best book of the year" by the New York Times when it came out. He is also the author of the pop-culture crossover best seller Overload! How Too Much Information is Hazardous To Your Organization and a business strategy book, Managing the Knowledge Workforce. His most recent book is the critically acclaimed Meditations and Reflections on the Loss of a Sibling: A Brother's Lament, published in April.
Spira is the co-founder of Accura Media Group, a high-tech content startup that publishes several online magazines including Frequent Business Traveler and syndicates travel, automotive, tech, and lifestyle content. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. He conducted graduate-level research at the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität (Munich), Institut für Neuere Geschichte.