Meghan O'Rourke
Meghan O'Rourke

Meghan O'Rourke is Slate’s culture critic and an advisory editor. She was previously an editor at the New Yorker. The Long Goodbye, a memoir about her mother’s death, is now out in paperback.

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May 21 2009 10:13 AMThe Audio Book Club on Atmospheric DisturbancesOur critics discuss Rivka Galchen's debut novel.
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May 18 2009 4:06 PMThe Fabulousness of Rachel Alexandra
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May 13 2009 10:30 AMDo Americans Care About Appointing a Female Supreme Court Justice?
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May 12 2009 6:00 AMYour Guide to Double X
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May 11 2009 7:18 PMTake Double X’s Work-Life Survey
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May 8 2009 12:41 PMBritney and Bristol Duke It Out for Candie's
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May 6 2009 11:55 AMJohn Edwards, Sex Victim
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May 4 2009 3:59 PMPoet(ess) Laureates
Grieving
April 21 2009 4:28 PMWhat Is It Like To Recover From Grief?
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April 8 2009 12:49 PMWatching Someone You Love Accept Death
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April 6 2009 11:29 AMWeek 12: The Evolution of Tyra Collette
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March 25 2009 12:36 PMCan Nature Help Assuage Your Grief?
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March 24 2009 7:07 AMWeek 10: The Joy and Melancholy of Being a High-School Senior
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March 17 2009 11:36 AMDreaming of the Dead
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March 16 2009 12:33 PMWeek 9: Don't You Miss Smash?
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May 20 2009 10:47 AMWomen Are More Unhappy Than Ever
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May 15 2009 1:33 PMFeminism Is Not a Monolith and Neither is Double X
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May 12 2009 4:20 PMBully for Bullies
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May 12 2009 12:11 AMSpock Is From Mars, Kirk Is From Venus
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May 8 2009 5:16 PMWhen Mother’s Day Goes From Schmaltzy to Sad
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May 6 2009 2:05 PMWhat Would Claire Booth Luce Have Thought of Elizabeth Edwards and Rielle Hunter?
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May 6 2009 8:52 AMMoDo on Elizabeth Edwards
Grieving
April 21 2009 4:28 PMWhat Is It Like To Recover From Grief?
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April 13 2009 6:54 AMSeason finale: A Bracing Dose of Reality
Grieving
April 8 2009 12:49 PMWatching Someone You Love Accept Death
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March 30 2009 6:46 AMWeek 11: This Show Makes Me Cry More Reliably Than Chopping Onions
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March 25 2009 12:36 PMCan Nature Help Assuage Your Grief?
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March 21 2009 9:26 AMWeek 10: The Best Conversation About Teen Sex I've Ever Seen on TV
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March 17 2009 11:36 AMDreaming of the Dead
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March 12 2009 11:29 AMHamlet's Not Depressed. He's Grieving.

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