Steve Silberman is an award-winning science journalist and author of the highly acclaimed book NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity. He has written for Wired, the New York Times, the New Yorker, the MIT Technology Review, and many other publications, where his articles have won numerous awards and accolades. Similarly his book NeuroTribes became a bestseller in both the US and the UK, won the 2015 Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction, a California Book Award, and a Books for a Better Life award. It was chosen as one of the Best Books of 2015 by The New York Times, The Economist, The Financial Times, The Boston Globe, The Independent, and many other publications.