Luc Sante

Luc Sante is the author of Low Life, Evidence, and The Factory of Facts.

The Book Club
Feb. 26 2003 2:52 PMA Complicated and Awkward Truth
The Book Club
Feb. 24 2003 2:19 PMPhotography and Morality
Art
July 16 1998 3:30 AMAfter the RevolutionAleksandr Rodchenko's campaign against mediocrity, timidity, and stasis.
Photography
March 26 1998 3:30 AMA Year in the LifePaul Strand's breakthrough moment.
Photography
Nov. 6 1997 3:30 AMThe Very Picture of BlissThe art of mangling photographs, Stalinist-style.
Music Critic
Sept. 18 1997 3:30 AMPlain FolkHarry Smith's bootleg Americana.
Books
Aug. 13 1997 3:30 AMThe German EyeThe inventors of the Leica and their strange relationship with photography.
Movies
May 18 1997 3:30 AMA Movable FeastStephen Frears adapts Roddy Doyle's The Van.
Hey, Wait A Minute
March 26 1997 3:30 AMIs The Kiss Really So Awful?Literary criticism turns into a witch trial.
Movies
Feb. 19 1997 3:30 AMA Holy WhoreThe fecund Rainer Werner Fassbinder.
Books
Nov. 12 1996 3:30 AMOedipal NoirA crime writer investigates his own mother's murder.
The Book Club
Feb. 25 2003 12:22 PMTroublesome Beauty
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM
Art
May 29 1998 3:30 AMPost CampSoviet art wasn't quite the gulag we thought it was.
Books
Jan. 21 1998 3:30 AMBrit NoirMartin Amis does Elmore Leonard.
Art
Oct. 9 1997 3:30 AMGame TheoryRobert Rauschenberg, the art world's master joker.
Books
Aug. 28 1997 3:30 AMPop FictionDonald Barthelme and the death of whimsy.
Television
May 28 1997 3:30 AMMaster of All He SurveysRobert Hughes' very old-fashioned lessons in art.
Art
April 10 1997 3:30 AMDada's GirlHannah Höch thumbs her nose at art.
Movies
March 20 1997 3:30 AMSex DriveThe automotive eroticism of Crash.
Books
Jan. 29 1997 3:30 AMCase StudyThe curiosity of Oliver Sacks.
Art
Oct. 16 1996 3:30 AMMad as HellAntonin Artaud's pictures from a psychiatric institution.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

The Government Is Giving Millions of Dollars in Electric-Car Subsidies to the Wrong Drivers

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Cheez-Its. Ritz. Triscuits.

Why all cracker names sound alike.

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059

Medical Examiner

Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?  

A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.

The Afghan Town With a Legitimately Good Tourism Pitch

A Futurama Writer on How the Vietnam War Shaped the Series

  News & Politics
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PM People’s Climate March in Photos Hundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
  Arts
Television
Sept. 21 2014 9:00 PM Attractive People Being Funny While Doing Amusing and Sometimes Romantic Things Don’t dismiss it. Friends was a truly great show.
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 21 2014 11:38 PM “Welcome to the War of Tomorrow” How Futurama’s writers depicted asymmetrical warfare.
  Health & Science
The Good Word
Sept. 21 2014 11:44 PM Does This Name Make Me Sound High-Fat? Why it just seems so right to call a cracker “Cheez-It.”
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.