Lowen Liu
Lowen Liu

Lowen Liu is Slate's deputy editor.

May 30 2017 2:32 PMThe Tragic Lesson of PortlandTwo brave men saw something. They said something. They died for it. What will we all do next time?
The Slatest
Aug. 19 2016 1:43 PMManafort Wrangled Angolan Guerrilla Fighters and Lebanese Arms Dealers. Trump Finally Broke Him.
Brow Beat
May 4 2016 8:02 AMSurprise! The Best Part of Game of Thrones Is Bran Stark and His Weird Tree.
Low Concept
Jan. 11 2016 5:32 PMEl Chapo Line EditsAn exclusive look at El Chapo’s notes on Sean Penn’s interview of El Chapo.
Brow Beat
Feb. 27 2015 1:54 PMHow Leonard Nimoy Left Us With the Best Scene in Star Trek
June 18 2014 11:51 PMCan’t Decide Between a Live Wedding Band and a DJ?Easy: Pick neither.
Future Tense
April 9 2014 8:15 AMReply-All Email Chains Are Infuriating. Here’s How to Stop Them.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2013 2:07 PMIs Miley Cyrus Really “Punk”? A House Plant Explains.
Brow Beat
July 30 2013 11:11 AMWere Those Real Tears on The Bachelorette? Hell, Yes.
Brow Beat
June 19 2013 3:27 PMAlice Munro Says She Is Probably Done Writing
TV Club
May 30 2013 9:55 AMArrested Development, Season 4Tobias gets served.
Brow Beat
April 30 2013 4:53 PMRichard Ford Brings Back Frank Bascombe, His Old House Ruined by Hurricane Sandy
Brow Beat
Jan. 11 2013 3:59 PMNew Monopoly Token Will Ruin Game, Possibly America
Sept. 10 2012 8:00 AMSearching for PlaytronicsA quixotic attempt to re-create my favorite scene from Sneakers.
The Hive
Feb. 14 2012 2:56 PMThe 10-Year Oscar Re-VoteLet the academy correct the errors of Oscars past, on live TV.
The Next 20
Sept. 11 2016 9:20 PMJust the Wrong Amount of AmericanWen Ho Lee’s 1999 arrest taught Chinese Americans that their country may never trust them.
The Slatest
June 12 2016 7:28 PMOne Thing That Five Recent Mass Shootings Have in Common
Brow Beat
Feb. 29 2016 12:25 PMWhy Chris Rock’s Asian Joke Was Such a Disappointment    
Lexicon Valley
Aug. 11 2015 12:06 PMAlphabet Is the Worst Name the New Google Could Have Called Itself
Slate Picks
Aug. 8 2014 11:42 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Copy chief Lowen Liu shares the stories that impressed and intrigued him.
Slate Plus
April 30 2014 11:04 AMThe Evolution of StyleCopy chief Lowen Liu explains the recent changes to Slate’s stylebook and why they matter.
Brow Beat
Oct. 10 2013 5:22 PMThe Five Alice Munro Stories You Should Read as Soon as You Can
Sports Nut
Sept. 3 2013 12:04 PMPlay On, RogerThe greatest tennis player of all time has become mortal. Now maybe we can finally appreciate him.
Brow Beat
July 12 2013 4:47 PMNothing Happening Is the Best Part of Baseball
TV Club
June 4 2013 3:00 PMArrested Development, Season 4Is this the end of the Bluths? Maeby.
The XX Factor
May 10 2013 2:41 PMWhat to Get a Mother Who Has All the Flowers She Needs
Feb. 1 2013 11:10 PMHow Fiction Doesn’t WorkDavid Shields continues his quest for a more perfect genre.
The Pivot
Oct. 23 2012 4:05 AMAll Hail the Nanny StateHow Michael Bloomberg, with his soda and cigarette bans, created a new social justice movement.
Sept. 10 2012 3:52 AMSetec AstronomyHow did a joke from Sneakers end up on the uniform of a real-life U.S. intelligence agency?