Brent Staples

Brent Staples is on the editorial board of the New York Times and is a member of Slate's book-reviewing team.

Culturebox
Jan. 25 2001 3:00 AMThe Case Against Meier
Hey, Wait A Minute
Oct. 5 1999 3:28 AM The Real American Love StoryWhy America is a lot less white than it looks.
The Book Club
Nov. 1 1998 3:30 AMBorges, Moore, and Munro 
Books
June 4 1998 3:30 AMIn God He ...Rockefeller's trust.
Books
March 4 1998 3:30 AMBeyond the PaleA white man takes on his family's slave-owning past.
Books
Oct. 29 1997 3:30 AMTales of the CityFred Siegel's The Future Once Happened Here.
The Cranky Gardener
June 6 2000 3:00 AMThe War of the RosesHow the Squirrel Lady almost drove me to murder.
Assessment
Oct. 25 1998 3:30 AMBlack Like Whom?The real reasons African-Americans support Clinton.
Books
June 24 1998 3:30 AMLight and DarkWhy the civil rights movement fell apart.
The Breakfast Table
June 23 1999 1:06 AMDissecting the Day's News
Books
Jan. 14 1998 3:30 AMEden, OklahomaTrouble in Toni Morrison's Paradise.
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Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.