Jessica Winter
Jessica Winter Jessica Winter

Jessica Winter is Slate’s features editor.

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
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
July 16 2015 10:39 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Sex After Baby EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on the dangers of helicopter parenting and having sex (or not) after having a baby.
The XX Factor
June 1 2015 12:12 PMArea Man Takes Creepshot of Nursing Mother Because Her Breast Frightened Him, Terror Spreads Via Social Media
Slate Fare
May 21 2015 1:45 PMSlate Isn’t Too Liberal. But…What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
Television
May 10 2015 9:00 PMDavid Letterman Raised MeHis subversive comedy transformed the entertainment landscape—and made me who I am today.
Brow Beat
March 31 2015 11:48 AMThe Problem Isn’t That Trevor Noah Is Offensive. The Problem Is That He’s a Giant Dope.
Culture Gabfest
March 18 2015 10:38 AMThe Culture Gabfest “America’s One Night Stand With Robin Thicke” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the “Blurred Lines” court case, Snapchat Discover, and what makes a good title.
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AMIs Slate Too Liberal? A members-only open thread.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 24 2014 12:32 PMSo Why Is Everyone Playing Kim Kardashian: Hollywood?
Moneybox
July 16 2014 5:32 PMGraphic Designers on New Airbnb Logo: “A Paperclip, Boobs, or a Flame”
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.
The XX Factor
July 30 2015 4:05 PMDating Tips From Woody Allen
Politics
June 24 2015 3:05 PMGiving Up on Gun ControlMass shootings used to inspire a national conversation on guns. Now we find something else to talk about. 
Moneybox
May 29 2015 2:23 PMIf You Drop Your Air Conditioner Out the Window, the Only Thing That Matters Is Whether You Hurt Anyone
Television
May 15 2015 8:11 PM“Not Some Secretary From Brooklyn”Matthew Weiner’s great subject wasn’t masculine self-invention or the advertising business or the 1960s—it was women in the workplace.
DoubleX Gabfest
April 30 2015 8:03 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Inside Inside Amy Schumer EditionListen to Slate’s show about the new season of Comedy Central’s sketch comedy show.
Culture Gabfest
March 25 2015 10:01 AMThe “Subliminal Plagiarism” Bonus SegmentJulia, Dana, and Jessica discuss influence, plagiarism, and borrowing.
History
Sept. 29 2014 11:18 AM“It Wasn’t Just Character. It Was Circumstances.”John Swansburg and his editor Jessica Winter talk about how his history of the self-made man came to life.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 21 2014 8:41 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Daddy’s Little Princess EditionListen to Slate’s show about social media misogyny, low-wage workers’ unpredictable work hours, and benevolent sexism.
Moneybox
July 24 2014 10:21 AMThe Kim Kardashian Game Is So Good I Had to Stop Playing It
DoubleX Gabfest
July 10 2014 8:18 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Babies, Books, and Beaches EditionListen to Slate’s show about women losing in court while gays are winning, surrogacy, and summer reading.

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