Matthew Kirschenbaum
Matthew Kirschenbaum

Matthew Kirschenbaum is associate professor of English at the University of Maryland. He is currently completing a book titled Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing for Harvard University Press.

Brow Beat
July 30 2013 8:47 AMThe 10 Most Influential Software Programs of All Time
Books
March 1 2013 10:30 AMThe Book-Writing MachineWhat was the first novel ever written on a word processor?
Culturebox
July 30 2013 8:47 AMHistory.exeHow can we preserve the software of today for historians of tomorrow?
  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.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.