Joshua Glenn
Joshua Glenn

Joshua Glenn writes Brainiac, a blog and column for the Boston Globe Ideas section, and he is co-editor of Taking Things Seriously: 75 Objects with Unexpected Significance.

Book Blitz
Oct. 31 2007 4:28 PMIs It a Chamber Pot?Nope! A century-old literary mystery, solved.
Summer Movies
June 27 2006 7:13 PMWatching the DetectivesRichard Linklater adapts Philip K. Dick's A Scanner Darkly.
April 3 2007 1:38 PMGrand Theft PoliticsShould Democrats look to video games for inspiration?
  Slate Plus
May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.