Hal Niedzviecki is the founder of Broken Pencil Magazine and has published numerous works of social commentary, including
- The Peep Diaries: How We're Learning to Love Watching Ourselves and Our Neighbors
- Hello I'm Special: How Individuality Became the New Conformity
- We Want Some Too: Underground Desire and the Reinvention of Mass Culture.
He has also published a novel, The Program, and Smell It, a collection of stories. Hal was the subject of the documentary "Peep Culture" which premiered in Canada and the U.S. in 2011. His most recent book, Look Down, This is Where it Must Have Happened was published in April in the USA and Canada.