A journalist who made feminism matter.

Examining culture and the arts.
Nov. 9 2005 11:07 AM

Marjorie Williams

A journalist who made feminism matter.

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Meghan O'Rourke is Slate's culture critic and an advisory editor. She was previously an editor at The New Yorker. The Long Goodbye, a memoir about her mother's death, is now out in paperback.

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