Evan Eisenberg

Evan Eisenberg's essays and satire have appeared in The New Yorker, the Atlantic, and other publications. His books includeThe Recording Angel andThe Ecology of Eden.

Low Concept
Nov. 16 2011 8:15 PMBankers Evicted From Nation’s EconomyThe mayor’s statement.
Music
Oct. 12 2007 3:04 PMThe EnchantressDanielle de Niese, the diva who can bring a new generation to opera.
Low Concept
Sept. 1 2006 7:42 AMThe Ape in MeSlate's important new discoveries about the human genome.
Low Concept
April 12 2006 2:34 PMThe Ipex Tech ForumIroning out the wrinkles in the world's most advanced bra.
Low Concept
March 7 2006 1:53 PMYour Bill of RightsNewly partially declassified recently classified documents to be released, White House says.
Low Concept
Oct. 18 2004 3:59 PMThe ScreamOr, the creatures of Dr. Frankenbush.
Culturebox
Nov. 19 2007 12:16 PMInto the "Wild"How a film and an essay reflect our changed ideas about nature.
Music
Aug. 27 2007 3:54 PMThe Goldberg Variations Made NewMove over Glenn Gould, here's Simone Dinnerstein.
Low Concept
Aug. 15 2006 3:31 PMSearch HistoryThe records of AOL customer No. 16006693.
Low Concept
March 14 2006 11:24 AMUpon a T-Shirt A very short poem.
Low Concept
March 25 2005 7:19 AMImportant Changes to Your Citizenship AgreementPlease read and retain for your records.
Low Concept
Aug. 30 2004 8:15 AMOur Options Have Changed …To continue in jargon, press 1.

TODAY IN SLATE

Technocracy

Forget Oculus Rift

This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.

Republicans Want the Government to Listen to the American Public on Ebola. That’s a Horrible Idea.

The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team

The GOP Won’t Win Any Black Votes With Its New “Willie Horton” Ad

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Politics

Smash and Grab

Will competitive Senate contests in Kansas and South Dakota lead to more late-breaking races in future elections?

I Am 25. I Don’t Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.

These Companies in Japan Are More Than 1,000 Years Old

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 21 2014 11:40 AM The U.S. Has Spent $7 Billion Fighting the War on Drugs in Afghanistan. It Hasn’t Worked. 
  Business
Business Insider
Oct. 21 2014 11:27 AM There Is Now a Real-life Hoverboard You Can Preorder for $10,000
  Life
Atlas Obscura
Oct. 21 2014 12:40 PM Asamkirche: The Rococo Church Where Death Hides in Plain Sight
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don’t Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Behold
Oct. 21 2014 12:05 PM Same-Sex Couples at Home With Themselves in 1980s America
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 21 2014 10:43 AM Social Networking Didn’t Start at Harvard It really began at a girls’ reform school.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.