David Wolf
David Wolf

David Wolf is books editor of Prospect magazine. You can find him at @davidedgarwolf.

Books
June 7 2013 9:40 AMI Think I Am, I Think I AmA new biography explains why Descartes still matters.
Books
Aug. 3 2012 11:54 PMAttention Must Be PaidAnd Nicholson Baker is just the man to do it.
  Slate Plus
Plus Roundups
March 5 2015 11:29 AM What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of March 2, curated by Slate writers and editors.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
March 6 2015 8:08 AM The Man Who Discovered Thiamin Today, we take vitamin B1 for granted. But it took a horrible, wasting disease—and lots and lots of chickens—for scientists to discover it.