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
Behind the Scenes
July 27 2015 3:45 PM The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?
  Health & Science
July 27 2015 12:08 PM A Brief History of Everything A supersized MinutePhysics that tackles our evolution, from the Big Bang to present day.