Boy’s Own AdventureCheryl Strayed, Christopher McCandless, and the American literary tradition of lighting out for the territory.
The Professor-Student Love Affair, RevisitedTwo new novels suggest we’re still uncomfortable with the subject.
Look at Me, I’m Peggy LeeA new biography makes the “Fever” singer seem glamorous and pathetic all at once.
Why the Feds Can’t Charge Darren Wilson They should, but the Supreme Court gutted the civil rights law he violated when he killed Michael Brown.
How Clinton Responds to Questions About Her Email Will Tell Us How a Clinton White House Would Operate
Slate Voice: “Shag the Dog” Listen to Will Saletan read his 2001 essay about the merits of zoophilia.