Liesl Schillinger

Liesl Schillinger is a New York-based arts writer.

Brow Beat
Aug. 29 2014 11:26 AMStop Doing Clafoutis Wrong, Already!
Faith-based
Dec. 21 2007 11:41 AMCrèche CourseHow the nativity scene, a Christmas staple, has evolved.
Obit
April 13 2007 3:57 PMHigh-School VonnegutSome authors you never outgrow.
Summer Camp
July 20 2006 7:36 PMI Can't Take It Any S'more!America's most abominable dessert.
Recycled
Dec. 23 2009 10:09 AMCrèche CourseHow the Nativity scene, a Christmas staple, has evolved.
Recycled
Dec. 19 2007 12:52 PMWhat Beast Is This?The trouble with Christmas dinner.
Television
Sept. 20 2006 5:31 PMForeign OfficeThe French and Germans have remade the BBC series. Why?
Food
Dec. 23 2005 3:59 PMWhat Beast Is This?The trouble with Christmas dinner.

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  Business
Moneybox
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  Life
Outward
Oct. 20 2014 3:16 PM The Catholic Church Is Changing, and Celibate Gays Are Leading the Way
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I Am 25. I Don't Work at Facebook. My Doctors Want Me to Freeze My Eggs.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 9:13 PM The Smart, Talented, and Utterly Hilarious Leslie Jones Is SNL’s Newest Cast Member
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 21 2014 8:38 AM An Implanted Wearable Gadget Isn’t as Crazy as You’d Think Products like New Deal Design’s UnderSkin may be the future.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 21 2014 7:00 AM Watch the Moon Eat the Sun: The Partial Solar Eclipse on Thursday, Oct. 23
  Sports
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.