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.

April 22 2003 1:40 PMThe Fact in FictionAre critics paying too much attention to literary gossip?
Dec. 10 2002 2:50 PMImagining EnemiesNora Ephron's theory of Mary McCarthy vs. Lillian Hellman.
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 22 2002 11:43 AM"What must all of the reporters in Pakistan be thinking?"
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 21 2002 1:52 PMThe Clinton and Bush Administrations: Both Blinded by Hollywood's Lights
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 20 2002 12:59 PMOpera Shake-Ups, Dr. Lewinsky, and the Narcotic Pleasure of Buying Books
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 19 2002 2:23 PMJustifying the Dirty Habit of Reading the New York Post
Feb. 4 2002 12:37 PMChild BridesAre "starter marriages" new?
Feb. 26 2003 12:23 PMThe Wily AmericanA look at the new Graham Greene movie shows how anti-Americanism has changed over the years.
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 22 2002 12:32 PMSo Much Sympathy, Not Enough To Do With It
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 21 2002 6:04 PMHeartbreaking News
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 21 2002 12:14 PMBad News for Future Danny Pearls?
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 20 2002 11:01 AMRadical Boredom and Cross-Dressing
The Breakfast Table
Feb. 19 2002 12:29 PMCitywide Book Clubs, Chicken McNuggets, and the New "Multiethnic" Barbie


The World

The Budget Disaster that Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola

How Movies Like Contagion and Outbreak Distort Our Response to Real Epidemics

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

Everything You Should Know About Today’s Eclipse

An Unscientific Ranking of Really, Really Old German Beers


Welcome to 13th Grade!

Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.


The Actual World

“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.

Want Kids to Delay Sex? Let Planned Parenthood Teach Them Sex Ed.

Can Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu Pull Off One More Louisiana Miracle?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
Oct. 23 2014 11:51 AM It Seems No One Is Rich or Happy: I Looked.
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 23 2014 10:30 AM Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 11:34 AM Louis C.K. Crashes a Brad Pitt Interview on Between Two Ferns
Oct. 23 2014 11:45 AM The United States of Reddit  How social media is redrawing our borders. 
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 23 2014 7:30 AM Our Solar System and Galaxy … Seen by an Astronaut
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.