Daniel J. Sharfstein
Daniel J. Sharfstein

Daniel J. Sharfstein is an associate professor of law at Vanderbilt University. He is the author of The Invisible Line: Three American Families and the Secret Journey from Black to White.

History Lesson
Feb. 22 2011 7:20 AMOrindatus Simon Bolivar WallA hero of African-American history whose story is forgotten because his descendants decided they were white.
  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.