Selfie photo of writer, researcher and broadcaster Phoenix CS Andrews wearing a leopard print coat and rounded glasses, taken outside with trees in the background

Phoenix CS Andrews

Technology and Public Policy 2021 Fellow


Phoenix CS Andrews is a writer and researcher, specialising in politics, fandom and internet cultures, from conspiracy theories and radicalisation to TikTok and data privacy. Phoenix has written for a range of popular publications, including the Times, Independent, Slate, New Statesman and Prospect magazine, alongside academic articles and book chapters. They tweet as @pennyb and regularly appear on broadcast media (BBC Radio 4, World Service, Times Radio etc). Their book about fandom in politics, I Heart Politics: Why Fandom Explains What’s Really Going On, will be published by Atlantic Books in September 2022.

Fellowship project: Privacy, Security, Citizen Rights and Transparency In Web 3.0