Peter Brooks
Peter Brooks

Peter Brooks teaches English and law at the University of Virginia.

Art
June 1 2006 11:45 AMHide and Seek With the New York TimesThe paper of record, er, anatomizes Girodet.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 9 2005 5:07 PMThe Plain Meaning of Torture?Literary deconstruction and the Bush administration's legal reasoning.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 3 2006 4:01 PMBush vs. CamusWhat Albert Camus and the "little-ease" say about U.S. torture policies.
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Education
June 30 2015 5:26 PM Slate Voice: “Bitch, I’ll Tell You Why This Sentence Construction Is So Effective” Listen to Katy Waldman read about the perfect sentence construction—and what makes it it’s so powerful.