Bess Lovejoy
Bess Lovejoy

Bess Lovejoy is a writer who lives in Brooklyn. She is the author of Rest in Pieces: The Curious Fates of Famous Corpses. 

Science
April 17 2015 12:46 PMEinstein’s Brain HeistWhy are we so obsessed with famous dead bodies?
Doublex
Jan. 14 2014 11:06 AMThere Is No Right Way to DieBill Keller thinks Lisa Adams is doing cancer wrong, but he’s the one without a clue.
Doublex
July 11 2014 12:04 PMBush’s WarWhat is the big deal about a little pubic hair in an art gallery?
History
Nov. 21 2013 11:33 PMA Grave MatterThat time we exhumed Lee Harvey Oswald’s body to see if he was a Soviet assassin.
  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.