writing

I’m a senior editor at TIME, overseeing TIME’s History coverage and online archives, among other things. Here is an article in Capital New York that explains what exactly that means: Time.com Opens Its ‘Vault.’ You can subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.

I also write occasionally. Highlights of my writing for the magazine include:

Other selected print and web work:

A Cultural History of Mansplaining. TheAtlantic.com, 1 November 2012.

“Males—Minimize Exaggerated or Theatrical Movements.” Slate, 27 April 2012.

Emancipation of the Minors. Slate, 3 April 2012.

Murray Lender, the Man Who Brought Bagels to the Masses. The Washington Post, 23 March 2012.

I Am Gal, Hear Me Roar. TheAtlantic.com, 5 March 2012.

  • Interview on CBC Radio Q about the word “gal”: listen here.

Why I Am Proudly, Strongly, and Happily in Favor of Adverbs. TheAtlantic.com, 1 December 2011.

“I’d Very Still”: Anthropology of a Lapsed Fan. Popmatters.com, 15 April 2011.

  • Full story now available in book anthology, Joss Whedon: The Complete Companion: The TV Series, the Movies, the Comic Books and More: The Essential Guide to the Whedonverse. More information available on Amazon.

Greenwood Ceremony Recalls Radio Milestone. The Brooklyn Eagle, 7 October 2010.

The Aye Has It. Bust magazine, December 2009.