Dan Kois
Dan Kois Dan Kois

Dan Kois is Slate’s culture editor and co-host of Mom and Dad Are Fighting. He is writing a book called How to Be a Family and co-writing, with Isaac Butler, an oral history of Angels in America.

Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 31 2016 12:00 PMHow to Pull Off a Bar Mitzvah for Your Atheist SonMom and Dad Are Fighting chats with a mother who forced her son to have a bar mitzvah.
Cover Story
May 30 2016 8:00 PMThe Black Film CanonThe 50 greatest movies by black directors.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 26 2016 11:34 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Extreme Bedtime EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about absurdly early bedtimes and summer pinkie swears.
TV Club Podcast
May 16 2016 3:21 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to a spoiler-filled discussion of Episode 4.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 12 2016 2:21 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting, the “Is Grit Good?” EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on grit, game theory, and online message boards.
Culture Gabfest
May 5 2016 1:17 PMIs It OK to Mourn Your Idols All Over Social Media?Those annoying social media mourners might have a point about Prince.
Culture Gabfest
May 4 2016 3:07 PMThe Culture Gabfest “The Worst Man in the World” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Meddler, The Night Manager, and Donald Trump, the baby boomer.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
April 29 2016 11:50 AMMemories of Our Moms Mom and Dad Are Fighting shares loving memories in anticipation of Mother’s Day.
Well-traveled
April 27 2016 8:00 AM“I Sit There Naked Until the Day I Die”How a debate over sauna nudity almost tore Iceland apart.
Culture Gabfest
April 20 2016 6:04 PMWhat Accents Are Our Hosts Hiding?The Culture Gabfest folks dissect their hometown intonations.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
April 15 2016 8:00 AMShould You Ever Discipline Another Parent’s Kid? Mom and Dad Are Fighting navigates a tricky playground faceoff.  
Books
April 8 2016 1:03 PMWorst-Case ScenariosJordan Crane’s comics explore the bad, bad places our minds can go.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
March 31 2016 10:05 AMThe Defending Easter Edition Listen to Slate’s parenting podcast about maintaining a healthy relationship with your school principal and the crumminess of Easter. 
Movies
March 31 2016 9:14 AMEverybody Wants Some!!Richard Linklater’s easygoing masterpiece will make you fall in love with one of the most reviled figures in American culture: the bro. 
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
March 18 2016 12:53 PMThe Trump Is a Very Bad Man EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about talking to your kids about Trump and raising a transgender child. 
Brow Beat
May 30 2016 8:01 PMWatch A Video Tribute to the 50 Greatest Films by Black Directors
Brow Beat
May 30 2016 10:25 AMThis Week’s Worst Person in Westeros: The Waif 
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
May 25 2016 5:31 PMBedtime BarteringMom and Dad Are Fighting podcast host Dan Kois debates his 8-year-old daughter on her bedtime.
Brow Beat
May 12 2016 10:04 PMGeek Love Author Katherine Dunn Dies at 70
Slate Fare
May 11 2016 11:51 AMSlate Comes to Amazon Echo!Ask Alexa for a briefing from inside the Slate offices.
Books
May 5 2016 11:43 AMRules for Dating My DaughterA cartoonist wrestles with the tough questions of modern parenting in a collection of clever graphic essays.
TV Club Podcast
May 2 2016 3:41 PMGame of Thrones PodcastJoin our members-only TV Club to listen to spoiler-filled discussions of every episode.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
April 29 2016 11:31 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Mothers and Meddlers EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast for great stories about great moms and an interview with Susan Sarandon.  
Brow Beat
April 21 2016 3:43 PMWhy U Can’t Find Prince’s Music Online
Culture Gabfest
April 20 2016 9:22 AMThe Culture Gabfest “I Just Didn’t Believe He Was Raised by Wolves” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Jungle Book, Confirmation, and the fate of NPR.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
April 14 2016 4:17 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Positive Opposites EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about vegan preschools and non-punishments.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
March 31 2016 5:12 PMHow to Make It Across the Country With a Toddler in TowSlate’s new director of technology shares a traveling triumph.
Brow Beat
March 31 2016 10:02 AMIs It Too Late to Save the Superhero Movie?
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
March 18 2016 3:25 PMMy Doula Talked Me Into Hypnobirthing Can the kooky-sounding class really ease your natural childbirth? Here’s what we thought. 
Slate Plus
March 15 2016 12:08 PMKeeping Up Staying on top of the ceaseless flow of culture is a full-time job, especially when it is in fact your job. 

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