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Sloane Crosley

  1. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Comedy Books of 2018Featuring Chris Gethard, Nell Scovell, The Simpsons, The Kids in the Hall, and an intimate look at Robin Williams.
  2. Talking ‘Look Alive Out There’ and the Importance of Humor Writing with […]Sloane Crosley may be an accomplished writer, but she’s still humble. Crosley is the acclaimed author of essay collections I Was Told There’d […]
  3. first person
    The Doctor Is a Woman: Sloane Crosley Considers the Prospect of ParenthoodIn this essay from her new book Look Alive Out There, Sloane Crosley reckons with what the future holds.
  4. role models
    25 Famous Women on Their MentorsViola Davis, Amandla Stenberg, Laverne Cox, and more on role models.
  5. 17 Reviews of Opening Lines of New BooksHow fair is it to judge a book by its opening? We’re doing it anyway.
  6. smack talk
    Sloane Crosley on 9 People You Meet by Age 30“You know the person who always seems to be directing their own biopic?”
  7. writers
    25 Famous Women on Writing Their Own StoriesThe power (and challenges) of self-reflection.
  8. exclusive
    Amanda Seyfried Blurbs Sloane Crosley’s Clasp“It’s like this glass of wine!”
  9. bookcon 2015
    Sloane Crosley Talks About Her Novel The Clasp“It starts like major surgery and then it ends up being cosmetic surgery.”
  10. exclusive
    Sloane Crosley Sells Her First NovelCongrats.
  11. nightlife is dead
    The Oral History of the Beatrice InnRe-creating the bar that Chloë Sevigny, Kate Moss, and the Olsens called home.
  12. party chat
    Sloane Crosley’s Tips for Dealing With Fashion Week’s ‘Model-Shrapnel Explosion’“You just have to take whatever insecurities or neuroses you have and put them under a pin for a week.”
  13. Quote of the Day
    Gabrielle Hamilton’s Blood, Bones & Butter Takes Up Three SubwayEven if Sloane’s exaggerating.
  14. The Grub Street Diet
    Sloane Crosley Ingests Many Oysters, Drinks Unknown Quantities of Maker’s“I dream about their blistered peppers. One out of every seven of those things will burn your face off and it’s impossible to identify the culprit until it’s too late.”
  15. chat room
    Sloane Crosley on Her New Essay for Amazon and Almost Dying on a Mountain While Having Her ‘Lady Times’“I don’t fool myself into thinking this is Into Thin Air. This is a funny, lighter version of Into Thin Air.”
  16. books
    Sloane Crosley Leaves VintageThe book publicist turned author is focusing on writing full time.
  17. party lines
    Sloane Crosley at the 2010 Library Lions GalaPlus: Zadie Smith, Andy Borowitz, Malcolm Gladwell …
  18. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Jesse Eisenberg’s Self-Hatred Keeps Him Off FacebookPlus, Stephen Colbert eviscerates Arianna Huffington and discovers what Gloria Estefan has been warning us about for years, on our regular late-night roundup.
  19. tv
    Did Greg Behrendt Really Steal Sloane Crosley’s Cake Show Title?“Page Six” thinks so.
  20. and eating it too
    Sloane Crosley Will Write Cake PilotShe’s already ordered the screenplay-formatting software!
  21. freaky
    Join the Creepy Sloane Crosley Fan Club!It currently consists of its founding member and a shadowy figure known as “Outsider Writers.”
  22. bookworms
    The Top Ten Most Abusively Blurbed AuthorsThe press on Sloane Crosley’s new book deal made us realize there are some names that are just tossed around too frequently in publishing.
  23. gossipmonger
    Really, Nobody on Mustique Will Miss the NoelsNot the first one, the second one … the whole gaggle! Plus, Caroline Kennedy sassed the press even when she was 6. In the gossip roundup.
  24. thinking about drinking
    Times Alcohol Blog Loses Joylessness for a MomentAnd thank God, because you would not believe our hangover.
  25. gossipmonger
    Olivia Palermo to Make Room in Grueling Schedule for Socialite Reality ShowThe socialite will finally have a reason for being famous. Plus, the end of Hef and Holly, and Michael Lohan continues to be bonkers, in our daily gossip roundup.
  26. quote machine
    Matthew Weiner Has the DSM-IV to Thank for ‘Mad Men’Plus: How does ‘Grease’ veteran Luke Goss feel about hearing ‘Summer Nights’ on the radio?
  27. party lines
    Siberia Bar Documentary Brings Back Media Memories “It looked like ‘Silence of the Lambs,’” one writer recalls fondly.
  28. quote machine
    Sam Waterston Can Barely Keep a Straight Face This TimePlus: Tarsem is totally keeping it simple for his next movie.
  29. gossipmonger
    Somebody Get Jerry Seinfeld’s Cars Off the RoadJerry has more car trouble, Cindy Adams takes the stand, and Shelley Ross gets the last cackle in today’s roundup of all the dish from New York’s gossip columns.
  30. gossipmonger
    Jay-Z and Mary J Blige Get Down to Their Own MusicHova and Mary J stop in at 1Oak, Julia Louis-Dreyfus talks trash, and J.Lo starves herself back to normal in our daily roundup of the best bits in New York’s gossip columns.
  31. ink-stained wretches
    The ‘Observer’: Did We Mention Sloane Crosley Is Soooo Dreamy?Um. Sloane Crosley seems like a very nice person, but she might need to take out a little restraining order on reporter Leon Neyfakh, whose nakedly loving portrait of the Vintage publicist turned author in today’s Observer made us so uncomfortable we actually had to read the whole second half of it whilst peeking through our fingers. Some highlights: • Sloane is “universally admired.” • “As well groomed as she is well read — the first time we met she wore jeans and a delicate red shirt with frilly lace at the front not unlike what you might see on a very elegant pirate — Ms. Crosley is the most popular publicist in town.”