Leslie Jamison
Leslie Jamison

Leslie Jamison is the author of The Empathy Exams: Essays an essay collection, and a novel, The Gin Closet. She was raised in Los Angeles and currently lives in Brooklyn. 

Culturebox
April 21 2015 9:30 AMIt’s Not DoneWhy did I watch It Follows twice? What was I seeking in the feeling of fear?
Wild Things
Aug. 27 2014 1:22 PMThe Legend of the Loneliest Whale in the World
Books
Jan. 9 2015 1:50 PMAbundance and Praise and PleasureLeslie Jamison on the bounty of Walt Whitman’s Specimen Days.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.