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Highlights of my writing for the magazine include:
- The Oscars Diversity Debate Used to Be a Joke. TIME.com, 19 January 2016.
- The Past Comes Back to Haunt Us. TIME, 9 November 2015.
- Why It’s Easier Than Ever to Get Great Advice—If You Know Where to Look. TIME, 2 November 2015.
- A History Lesson for the Kentucky Clerk Refusing to Grant Marriage Licenses. TIME.com, 1 September 2015.
- Remembering the Apollo 11 Moon Landing With the Woman Who Made It Happen. TIME.com, 20 July 2015.
- Empire’s Prime Timing. TIME, 29 December 2014.
- The Great Pumpkin Race. TIME.com, 17 October 2014.
- The Last Will and Testament of a Millennial. TIME.com, 16 October 2014.
- How Nicole Perlman Became the First Woman to Write a Marvel Movie. TIME.com, 25 July 2014.
- Good Humor Woman. TIME, 5 June 2014.
- The Surprising Art and Science of NOW That’s What I Call Music! TIME.com, 20 May 2014.
- The Game of Thrones Sword-Name Generator. TIME.com, 28 April 2014.
- Lemurs are Pop Culture’s New Sloths. TIME.com, 4 April 2014.
- The What, Where, When and How of Betty Who. TIME, 3 April 2014.
- On the Night Train with Wes Anderson. TIME, 27 February 2014.
- There’s a Very Good Reason Why Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” Video Is Set in Ancient Egypt. TIME.com, 21 February 2014.
- Lady’s First on Downton Abbey. TIME, 16 January 2014.
- A Conversation with Childish Gambino. TIME.com, 5 December 2013.
- 10 Questions for Sinéad O’Connor. TIME, 25 November 2013.
- You Can’t Scare America. TIME, 28 October 2013.
- I talked about this story on Marketplace
- 10 Questions for Yoko Ono. TIME, 16 September 2013.
- Rewound. TIME, 12 August 2013.
- Funny Side Up. TIME, 22 July 2013.
- J.K. Rowling’s Secret: A Forensic Linguist Explains How He Figured It Out. TIME.com, 15 July 2013.
- Patton Oswalt on the Unsavory Business of Joke Theft. TIME.com, 20 June 2013.
- The New Cinema of Stuff. TIME, 10 June 2013.
- 10 Questions for Stephenie Meyer. TIME and TIME Video, 15 April 2013.
- James Franco Is the 21st Century’s First Great Public Intellectual. TIME.com, 6 March 2013.
- Stay Tuned for E-Serials. TIME, 15 October 2012.
- 50 Things You Didn’t Know About James Bond. TIME.com, 4 October 2012.
- Comedian Mike Birbiglia on His New Movie, Sleepwalk with Me. TIME.com, 22 August 2012.
The New Photojournalistic Social Advocacy: Nuru Project. TIME LightBox, 11 May 2012.
- Chasing Ice: Could Time-Lapse Photography Save the Planet?. TIME LightBox 12 March 2012.
Other selected print and web work:
The Cold Stoicism of Advice Columns for Men. TheAtlantic.com, 27 February 2013.
The Most Complicated Words in English: ‘He,’ ‘She,’ and ‘They’. TheAtlantic.com, 21 November 2012.
A Cultural History of Mansplaining. TheAtlantic.com, 1 November 2012.
Analyzing the work of Matt Christopher. Deadspin.com, summer 2012.
“Males—Minimize Exaggerated or Theatrical Movements.” Slate, 27 April 2012.
Emancipation of the Minors. Slate, 3 April 2012.
Murray Lender, the Man Who Brought Bagels to the Masses. The Washington Post, 23 March 2012.
I Am Gal, Hear Me Roar. TheAtlantic.com, 5 March 2012.
- Interview on CBC Radio Q about the word “gal”: listen here.
Love Supreme: An Interracial Romance Triumphs in 1960s Virginia. Life.com, 14 February 2012.
Baker’s Cakes Are Gravity-Defying, Just Like His Life. TheVillager.com, 29 December 2011.
Why I Am Proudly, Strongly, and Happily in Favor of Adverbs. TheAtlantic.com, 1 December 2011.
From the Battlefield to Brooklyn. The L Magazine, 23 November 2011.
Stay Or Go: A Backpacker Considers Adventure in a City on the Brink. Pluck Magazine, 26 August 2011.
Chelsea Gallery Melds Art and Tech Worlds. DNAInfo.com, 19 July 2011.
The Changing World of Women’s Crew. Queens Courier, 6 June 2011.
Chelsea Ceramic Guild Makes a New Start in Midtown. DNAInfo.com, 31 May 2011.
“I’d Very Still”: Anthropology of a Lapsed Fan. Popmatters.com, 15 April 2011.
- Full story now available in book anthology, Joss Whedon: The Complete Companion: The TV Series, the Movies, the Comic Books and More: The Essential Guide to the Whedonverse. More information available on Amazon.
Chelsea Shooting Range Emerges as Dating Hot Spot. DNAInfo.com, 6 April 2011.
Chelsea, Hell’s Kitchen Theaters Brace for Budget Cuts. DNAInfo.com, 16 March 2011.
St. Peter’s Food Pantry Forced to Cut Back. Chelsea Now, 15 December 2010.
Oh Halo: Wait ‘Til Next Year. New York City News Service, 22 October 2010.
Greenwood Ceremony Recalls Radio Milestone. The Brooklyn Eagle, 7 October 2010.
The Aye Has It. Bust magazine, December 2009.
The Ballad of Jim Morcaldi. Volume, April 2007. (Rolling Stone College Journalism Contest: Winner, Features Category 2007.)
Caveat Emptor: Saving Tips on Planning. New York Magazine Winter Weddings Guide, 2006.