Aaron Wiener
Aaron Wiener

Aaron Wiener is a freelance journalist and special correspondent for the Los Angeles Times, in Berlin on a yearlong Fulbright reporting grant.

Culturebox
June 18 2012 10:56 AMInfinite Jest! Live! On Stage! One Entire Day Only!Twenty-four hours watching the Berlin theatrical adaptation of David Foster Wallace’s magnum opus.
Foreigners
Sept. 29 2010 11:28 AMYes to Internet Access; No to Booze and CigarettesHow the German government calculates the cost of a decent life.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.