Hua Hsu

Hua Hsu teaches in the English department at Vassar College and is completing his first book, A Floating Chinaman.

Mixing Desk
Dec. 2 2004 5:31 PMJudging Songs by Their CoversBritney Spears does "My Prerogative," organists tackle the Beastie Boys, and other recent standouts.
June 3 2004 2:30 PMSounds Like Teen SpiritThe new, less-miserable Morrissey.
Mixing Desk
April 15 2004 3:36 PMSecond FiddlesSaluting the back-up singer, the sidekick, and the also-ran.
Mixing Desk
Sept. 9 2004 4:42 PMLive Albums That Don't SuckBjörk's latest, plus a few others worth your time.
Mixing Desk
May 27 2004 1:35 PMHave Music, Will TravelSongs recorded far from home.
March 30 2004 3:04 PMTheir So-Called LifeThe new N.E.R.D. album indulges the doldrums of late adolescence.


Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Oct. 19 2014 1:05 PM Dawn Patrol Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s critically important 5 a.m. wake-up call on voting rights.
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 4:23 PM A Former FBI Agent On Why It’s So Hard to Prosecute Gamergate Trolls
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AM Gallery: The Red Planet and the Comet
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.