J. Bryan Lowder J. Bryan Lowder

J. Bryan Lowder is a Slate assistant editor. He writes and edits for Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section, and for the culture section.

Outward
Nov. 11 2013 5:07 PMWho Gets to Choose Whether Faggot or Queer Are Offensive Words?
Books
Nov. 7 2013 11:02 AMThe Dinner PartyWhen Julia Child, James Beard, and M.F.K. Fisher ate together and created the future of American food.
Brow Beat
Nov. 5 2013 10:02 AMIs Hans Zimmer, Movie Composer Extraordinaire, Repeating Himself?
Outward
Oct. 31 2013 10:11 AMHow Gay Is Hocus Pocus?
How We Watch Now
Oct. 29 2013 6:25 PMSpoiled for ChoiceSpoilers aren’t your mortal enemies—in a world with too much good TV, they’re your best friends.
Outward
Oct. 25 2013 5:44 PMWhy Is Gawker Stalking Shepard Smith’s Alleged Boyfriend?
The Eye
Oct. 18 2013 3:18 PMWere Brutalist Buildings on College Campuses Really Designed to Thwart Student Riots?
Outward
Oct. 17 2013 1:09 PMHow Queer is American Horror Story: Episode 2?
Outward
Oct. 10 2013 12:43 PMModerate Republicans Can Use VOTR to Hookup
Outward
Oct. 7 2013 8:21 PMBritney Spears Is Not Exploiting Gays
Outward
Oct. 2 2013 1:09 PM“Rise-Up,” Ex-Gay Movement’s Theme Song, Reviewed 
Outward
Sept. 30 2013 5:17 PMDrag Queens vs. Disney Princesses: Who’s the Better Role Model?
Outward
Sept. 26 2013 4:23 PMWho Cares If Barilla Doesn’t Like Gay People?
Books
Sept. 24 2013 10:53 AMHere’s DannyWith Doctor Sleep, Stephen King has written a worthy sequel to The Shining.
Outward
Sept. 19 2013 3:02 PMIcona Pop's "All Night" Video Gives Due Credit to Ball Culture 
Outward
Nov. 7 2013 4:22 PMDoes Dallas Buyers Club Have a "Pathetic Queer" Problem?  
Outward
Nov. 6 2013 11:00 PMHow Queer Is American Horror Story: Coven, Episode 5.
Outward
Nov. 4 2013 2:35 PMWhat Comes Before Gay? Two Boys and the Limitations of Gay Identity
Outward
Oct. 30 2013 11:00 PMHow Queer is American Horror Story: Coven, Episode 4?
Outward
Oct. 28 2013 4:16 PMWhat Does Gay Marriage Mean?
Outward
Oct. 23 2013 11:15 PMHow Queer is American Horror Story: Coven, Episode 3?
Outward
Oct. 17 2013 5:06 PMWill Bespoke Gender-Neutral Pronouns Ever Catch On?
Outward
Oct. 15 2013 10:33 AMWhy Is Public Funding Going to Homophobic Christian Schools?
Outward
Oct. 8 2013 4:05 PMHow to Be Queer in the South
Brow Beat
Oct. 7 2013 4:04 PMGravity Is Going to Be a Camp Classic
Outward
Oct. 1 2013 3:18 PMThe New York City Opera’s Gay Legacy
Entertaining
Sept. 30 2013 1:59 PMFinal Entertaining Rules: Entertain Philosophically
Outward
Sept. 25 2013 12:10 PMGawker’s “Privilege Tournament” Shows Flaws in the Concept
Outward
Sept. 24 2013 10:04 AMAgainst Assimilation: Justin Sayre on the Importance of Gay Culture
Food
Sept. 18 2013 5:18 AMChicken Stock Doesn’t Count as MeatVegetarians won’t die if they sometimes eat food with poultry broth in it.

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