Jessica Winter
Jessica Winter Jessica Winter

Jessica Winter is Slate’s features editor and the author of the novel Break in Case of Emergency.

Culture Gabfest
Aug. 24 2016 1:28 PMThe Culture Gabfest “And Now It’s Dead” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the death of Gawker, Kubo and the Two Strings, and pop culture vacations.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 18 2016 2:03 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: Doping for Kids EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about watching the Olympics with kids and the lack of diversity in children’s literature.
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 12 2016 3:55 PMThe Karolyis’ Tainted GloryThe celebrated coaches’ legacy includes the alleged physical and psychological torment of young gymnasts.
Culture Gabfest
July 22 2016 2:45 PMTaylor Swift Versus KimyeWho’s in the wrong here?
The Ladder
July 13 2016 9:30 AMThe All-Female Toxic WorkplaceThis sharp, funny new novel shows how work gets under our skin.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
June 23 2016 11:13 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Tale of Two Cities EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast about school segregation and toddler antics.
DoubleX Gabfest
June 16 2016 11:32 AMFull Angela Merkel EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about the Stanford rape case and Trump’s sudden support for LGBTQ rights.
The XX Factor
May 17 2016 10:02 AMThat Time Donald Trump Humiliated Miss Universe for Gaining Weight
Brow Beat
April 29 2016 5:25 PMHere Are Some Face-Melting Prince Performances Uploaded to YouTube in the Week Since His Death
Doublex
March 14 2016 1:58 PMIvanka Trump Makes Donald Even Scarier She is gracious, capable, and not crazy. What is she doing helping her father?  
Im
Dec. 21 2015 1:46 PMStar Wars VirginsTwo Slate writers who wouldn’t know a Jedi from a nerf herder go see The Force Awakens.
The XX Factor
Sept. 29 2015 4:47 PMWATCH: Every Single Time a Republican Interrupted the President of Planned Parenthood
Family
Sept. 2 2015 3:05 PM“Nobody Called CPS on Louis C.K.”Writing about giving your baby the finger makes people on the Internet go a little crazy.
The XX Factor
Aug. 13 2015 10:19 PMCarly Fiorina Comes Out in Favor of Kids Getting Measles
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 13 2015 2:50 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Lower Your Expectations EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on college costs and family vlogging.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Aug. 19 2016 11:29 AMIs It Smart to Plan a Wedding With Your Mom?Mom and Dad Are Fighting tackles the challenges of mother-daughter wedding planning.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 15 2016 1:08 PMBalance Beam Mounts Used to Be Beautiful and Daring. What Happened?
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 11 2016 8:12 AMIn Praise of Larisa Latynina: Michael Phelps’ Olympic Equal, Pregnant Gymnastics World Champion
The XX Factor
July 22 2016 12:16 AMIvanka Trump Endorses Hillary Clinton’s Policies on Equal Pay, Family Leave
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
June 23 2016 3:09 PMIs Hypnobirthing Worth It?Natural childbirth can be great … until complications arise.
DoubleX Gabfest
June 20 2016 12:57 PMIs Instagram Sexist?The DoubleX Gabfest doesn’t really think so. But why?
The Audio Book Club
June 10 2016 11:12 AMThe Audio Book Is EligibleSlate critics discuss Curtis Sittenfeld’s contemporary update of Pride and Prejudice.
Doublex
May 11 2016 12:13 PMAre You a Boy or a Girl?It starts with a gender-reveal celebration, and it culminates at the door of a bathroom in North Carolina. 
The XX Factor
April 19 2016 6:00 AMThe Loneliness of the Undecided Democratic Voter
The XX Factor
Jan. 11 2016 5:12 PMDavid Bowie’s Marriage to Iman Both Compounded His Glamour and Made Him (a Tiny Bit) More Relatable 
The Drift
Nov. 4 2015 10:00 AMWelcome to The Drift, A New Blog About Sleep
The XX Factor
Sept. 24 2015 11:39 AMYou Have Neither Lived Nor Died Until You Have Read a Sex Scene Written by Morrissey
The XX Factor
Aug. 24 2015 5:27 PMScott Walker Has a Lady Shirt for Lady Patriots Designed Just for Ladies
Brow Beat
Aug. 13 2015 6:54 PMSesame Street Is Moving to HBO, and the Symbolism Is Crushing
The XX Factor
Aug. 4 2015 10:15 PMA Conversation About “Women’s Health Issues” with Jeb Bush and Elizabeth Warren

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