Daisann McLane

Daisann McLane is a journalist who splits her time between New York and Hong Kong. Her dispatchesfrom Hong Kong can be read on Slate and also on her blog, "Learning Cantonese."

Well-traveled
Sept. 1 2011 6:14 PMThe New Japanese Fear of Food
Well-traveled
Aug. 31 2011 6:00 PMTaking Refuge in Fukushima
Well-traveled
Aug. 30 2011 7:14 PMSendai Rising From the Wreckage
Dispatches
Dec. 23 2005 11:48 AMA Consciousness-Raising Tart
Dispatches
Dec. 21 2005 2:04 PMAn Extraordinary Night in Hong Kong Politics
Dispatches
Sept. 17 2004 1:46 PMMind Your Hais and Your Dous
Dispatches
Sept. 15 2004 1:49 PMWhat's Hong Kong's Biggest Obsession? Food!
Well-traveled
Aug. 31 2011 6:43 PMThe Fishermen of Fukushima
Well-traveled
Aug. 31 2011 12:04 PMSendai After the Tsunami
Foreigners
June 29 2007 12:11 PMThe Hong Kong Handover HangoverTen years on, the natives are restless.
Dispatches
Dec. 22 2005 3:49 PMThe Protest Capital of Asia
Dispatches
Dec. 20 2005 12:32 PMOut in the Field With Hong Kong's Radio Pirates
Dispatches
Sept. 16 2004 2:19 PMCan Hong Kong Movies Survive China's Help?
Dispatches
Sept. 14 2004 2:27 PMLong Hair, Marxist Revolutionary and Superstar

TODAY IN SLATE

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Hard Knocks

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If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 15 2014 4:38 PM What Is Straight Ice Cream?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.