Michael Levenson
Michael Levenson

Michael Levenson is a professor of English at the University of Virginia.

Books
Feb. 7 2012 11:30 AMRead Dickens Now!On his 200th birthday, two biographies remind us of his vast social imagination.
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June 21 2010 7:07 AMAspects of the NovelistHow to keep E.M. Forster's sex life from eclipsing his sentences.
Weddings
June 12 2007 12:01 PMMarital UpstartsSobering lessons from revolutionary marriages.
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March 21 2011 10:31 AMWho Is Really a Sex Rebel?Why we are so obsessed with desire among the Victorians.
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Nov. 24 2008 6:30 AMFlorence Nightingale's FeverDiagnose this driven nurse at your own risk.
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March 22 2007 8:12 AMOur Favorite GhostsWhy are we still so obsessed with the Victorians?
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May 21 2015 2:34 PM What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of May 18, curated by Slate writers and editors. 
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Family
May 22 2015 3:45 AM Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning In 10 percent of drownings, adults are nearby but have no idea the victim is dying. Here’s what to look for.