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   "Modern Love" Essay about my daughter in the NEW YORK TIMES

 "Modern Love" Essay about my daughter in the NEW YORK TIMES

  Book review of Marjorie Celona's  Y  in PUBLIC BOOKS

Book review of Marjorie Celona's Y in PUBLIC BOOKS

  Essay on solitude and the MacDowell Colony in DOCUMENT

Essay on solitude and the MacDowell Colony in DOCUMENT


  Essay on co-opting Mother's Day in MS.

Essay on co-opting Mother's Day in MS.

  Essay on "the breast cancer club" in MARIE CLAIRE

Essay on "the breast cancer club" in MARIE CLAIRE

  Essay on the conservative response to my work in THE GUARDIAN

Essay on the conservative response to my work in THE GUARDIAN


  Broadcast of "Occam's Razor" on THIS AMERICAN LIFE

Broadcast of "Occam's Razor" on THIS AMERICAN LIFE

  Essay on the word "dyke" in DIRTY WORDS: A LITERARY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SEX

Essay on the word "dyke" in DIRTY WORDS: A LITERARY ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SEX

  Broadcast of "Girls, Girls, Girls" on THIS AMERICAN LIFE

Broadcast of "Girls, Girls, Girls" on THIS AMERICAN LIFE