Katie Roiphe Katie Roiphe

Katie Roiphe, professor at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, is the author of Uncommon Arrangements: Seven Marriages and In Praise of Messy Lives.

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Jan. 2 2013 4:18 PMA Lone Zebra on New Year’s EveI don’t care about the holidays. And yet they remind me of how things are supposed to look.
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Dec. 12 2012 11:05 AMThe Feminist Fertility MythWhy do women believe they can delay children for so long?
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Nov. 21 2012 5:03 PMHow To Carry On When the Cook Has Died?Thanksgiving without my dad.
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Nov. 7 2012 11:48 PMWant To Understand Sexual Politics? Read This Novel.Ian McEwan’s Sweet Tooth reveals the deepest ways in which men misunderstand women.
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Oct. 4 2012 2:35 AMYou Found Your 13-Year-Old's Porn StashWhat should you do?
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Sept. 10 2012 3:30 AMNaomi Wolf’s New Book About Her VaginaIt’s as ludicrous as you think it is.
Doublex
Sept. 3 2012 9:23 PMThe Many Faces of a Dominatrix
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Aug. 9 2012 4:00 AMEnough With VaginaIt’s no longer shocking to casually drop that word, so let’s stop.
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July 16 2012 2:04 PMNew York Times, Stop Moralizing About Single MothersNo, their households are not always sad and falling apart.
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July 6 2012 7:45 AMNot Quite How a Person Should BeGrow up, Sheila Heti!
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June 13 2012 6:15 AMThe Subversive Graduation SpeechDear graduates: None of you is special.
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May 22 2012 2:55 PMRegretting the Gay CurePsychologist Robert Spitzer has more to be sorry for.
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May 8 2012 12:48 PMMaster of TerrorMaurice Sendak understood that children need to be terrified.
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April 19 2012 11:03 AMSlaves to the ChildA review of Elisabeth Badinter’s The Conflict: How Modern Motherhood Undermines the Status of Women
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March 29 2012 6:45 AMDo Childish People Write Better Children’s Books?The soothing anthem Goodnight Moon was written by someone so restless.
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Dec. 18 2012 5:08 PMTen Reasons To Worship Rebecca WestThe great overlooked writer and feminist.
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Dec. 6 2012 5:07 PMThe Devil Is in the HeelsWhy am I buying these perilously expensive shoes?
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Nov. 13 2012 1:56 PMStop Judging, You PrudesThe real reason we care so much about the Petraeus affair.
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Oct. 23 2012 1:42 PMMitt Romney Is Dolores UmbridgeMy Harry Potter-obsessed 9-year-old watches the presidential campaign.
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Oct. 1 2012 10:15 AMThe Mockery FeministsFeminism used to be deadly earnest. Today it’s funny, sarcastic, and ironic. What happened?
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Sept. 4 2012 4:15 AMWhat Does It Take To Be a Dominatrix?How an Upper East Side private school girl ends up with a dungeon for an office.
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Aug. 29 2012 3:42 AMDeath, ExplainedChristopher Hitchens’ Mortality: A rare honest book about death. 
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July 31 2012 3:21 PMThe Seven Myths of Helicopter ParentingDon’t fool yourself into thinking you’re not one, because you probably are.
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July 10 2012 6:32 AMPreglimony and Pro-Choice RhetoricIf we ask fathers to support a pregnancy, aren’t we admitting that the fetus is a child?
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June 19 2012 6:30 AMDrugs for GradesThe tame, constricted rebellion that is Adderall addiction.
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June 8 2012 6:50 AMUnexpected Pregnancy, Morality, and the LawShould a man be responsible for supporting a baby he didn’t want?
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May 16 2012 1:54 PMParent TrapsDon’t monitor your kids’ Web surfing.
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April 26 2012 7:15 AMDo We Secretly Envy the Childfree?Or is childlessness still a taboo?
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April 9 2012 4:01 PMWhy Is the Sex on HBO’s Girls Such a Drag?The show’s skittishness about sex is just old-fashioned moralism.
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March 22 2012 8:05 AMIs The Hunger Games Publicity Too Hunger Games-ish?Ooh, I love my new forged metal heels!

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