Weekly Geekery


Portrait of a lady serial killer.

Can Silicon Valley save our schools?

Talking to women on the Internet is hard work.

The Apple of Prisons? And that isn’t even the weird part.

NPR is becoming Pandora.

Battling extremism on the Internet.

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →