Wendy Smith
Wendy Smith

Wendy Smith is a contributing editor at the American Scholar and writes regularly for the book review sections of the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, and the Chicago Tribune.

Books
Feb. 28 2011 6:52 AMRed in Tooth and ClawT.C. Boyle pits animal rightists against environmentalists.
Books
July 18 2010 9:28 AMNot So Grand IllusionsAllegra Goodman is the Jane Austen of the dotcom era.
Books
Oct. 3 2010 6:31 AMWhat Jack Didn't KnowEmma Donoghue's amazing ventriloquism in Room. 
  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.