Dave Itzkoff

Dave Itzkoff is a reporter on the culture desk of "The New York Times" and the lead contributor to its popular ArtsBeat blog. He is the author of "Lads" and has written for numerous publications, including "GQ," "Vanity Fair, ""Details," "Wired," "Elle," "Spin," "The New York Times Book Review," and "New York "magazine, which published the essay from which this book is adapted. He now has a great relationship with his father.