J. Bryan Lowder
J. Bryan Lowder J. Bryan Lowder

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

Outward
June 25 2015 6:00 AMGay Marriage Will Have Unintended Consequences—Here Are the Ones to Really Worry About.
Outward
June 18 2015 3:17 PMWonderful Google Ad on Transgender Man’s Journey Is a Must-Watch (Video).
Outward
June 16 2015 4:12 PMMiley Cyrus Supports Trans and Gender-Expansive People in #InstaPride Campaign
Outward
June 9 2015 3:23 PMHere Is the Ad That Caused Franklin Graham to Call for a Boycott of All Gay-Friendly Businesses
Outward
June 4 2015 8:30 AMWhat Made Russell T. Davies’ Cucumber and Banana So Breathtakingly Good?
Outward
June 3 2015 3:44 PMIndiana Gov. Pence Neglects to Mention Actual LGBTQ People in His Pride “Welcome Letter”
Outward
June 1 2015 2:48 PMCaitlyn Jenner, Formerly Bruce, Comes Out on the Cover of Vanity Fair
Outward
May 27 2015 5:53 PMMika’s New Single “Good Guys” Has a Powerful Gay Message (Video).
Outward
May 21 2015 2:56 PMBoy Scouts Move Toward Allowing Gay Leaders; Meanwhile, Girl Scouts Reaffirm Trans Inclusion
Outward
May 19 2015 5:57 PMVienna’s Traffic Lights Have Gone Gay to Stop Homophobia
History
May 12 2015 11:49 AM“I Realized It Was Dishonest Not to Include Myself”How do you tell the story of gayness? J. Bryan Lowder and his editor John Swansburg discuss.
Outward
May 12 2015 8:00 AMRead “What Was Gay?,” a New Slate Feature Story.
History
May 11 2015 2:15 PMSlate Voice: “What Was Gay?”Listen to Slate’s J. Bryan Lowder read his story on the history and future of gayness.
Outward
May 5 2015 3:18 PMWatch and Smile as a Gay “Kiss Cam” Moment Draws Applause. (Video.)
Brow Beat
April 28 2015 10:10 AMAdd Stuff to Your Butter, Roll It in a Log, and Impress Everyone (Video)
Brow Beat
June 23 2015 5:03 PMJames Horner, Who Scored Titanic and Avatar, Was Our Greatest Middlebrow Composer
Outward
June 18 2015 8:30 AMThe Museum of Modern Art Adds the LGBT Rainbow Flag to Its Design Collection
Brow Beat
June 12 2015 3:49 PMHow Michael Giacchino Creates a New Masterpiece From the Original Jurassic Park Score
Outward
June 5 2015 4:21 PMGoogle Unveils a Cute New Easter Egg for LGBTQ Pride Month
Outward
June 3 2015 4:27 PMCaitlyn Jenner’s Reality Show Gets First Trailer
Outward
June 2 2015 12:01 PMFor a Lesson in Biphobia, Look No Further Than The Bachelorette
Outward
May 29 2015 4:10 PMRemember the Gay A-Lister Who’s “Sorry” for Hosting Ted Cruz? He Donated Thousands to His Campaign.
Outward
May 22 2015 3:30 PMCamp Meets Sex Appeal in This Amazing Summer Circuit Party Ad
Outward
May 20 2015 5:10 PMWitness the Grand Hypocrisy of Gay Parents “Protecting” Children From Gay Culture
Outward
May 12 2015 2:13 PMWhat Does It Take to Become a Drag Queen? Watch a Slate Staffer’s Amazing Transformation.
Outward
May 12 2015 10:00 AMLesbians and Gay Men Are Both Homosexual—But Do They Share a Culture?
History
May 12 2015 3:56 AMWhat Was Gay?In an increasingly accepting world, homosexual men are all too eager to leave their campy, cruising past behind. But the price of equality shouldn’t be conformity.
History
May 11 2015 2:13 PMBut What About the Lesbians?Outward editors J. Bryan Lowder and June Thomas talk about the female perspective on gayness, gay men and lesbian culture, code-switching, and more.
Outward
April 30 2015 5:17 PMHow Bruce Jenner’s Interview Is Already Changing the Trans Conversation
Outward
April 24 2015 7:00 AMAndy, Jake, Billy: Why Do Gay Guys Like Short Versions of Their Names? 

READ MORE STORIES