press for labor of love

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reviews

"Why Is Dating in the App Era Such Hard Work?", Judith Shulevitz, The Atlantic, November 2016.
"Work It", Alexandra Schwartz, The New Yorker, May 23, 2016.
"Love's labour", The Economist, May 28, 2016.
"Let’s talk about dating — seriously", Sara Eckel, The Washington Post, May 20, 2016.
"'The Best Revenge is Your Paper': Notes on Women's Work", Alice Bolin, The Los Angeles Review of Books, June 19, 2016.
"'Labor of Love,' by Moira Weigel", Jenna Wortham, The New York Times, June 1, 2016.
"Labor of Love by Moira Weigel review - how dating has changed", Willa Paskin, The Guardian, July 20, 2016.
"Ten Books BUST Is Reading Right Now", BUST Magazine, August/September, 2016.
"Two new books explore the complexity of dating, love", Julia M. Klein, The Chicago Tribune, May 19, 2016.
"The fascinating history of how courtship became 'dating'", Larry Getlen, The New York Post, May 15, 2016.
"Labor of Love: The Invention of Dating", Sylvia Brownrigg, Yale Alumni Magazine, September/October 2016.
"On the Future Genealogy of the Date", Sophie Lewis, The Blindfield Journal, May 3, 2016.
"Game Theories", Lidija Haas, Harper's, June 2016.
"Amerikanerne ville date bedre under Bernie Sanders", Emil Berglov, Politiken (Denmark), May 31, 2016.
"Dalle segretarie Anni 30 ai fans di Tinder. Siamo cambiati (ma non così tanto)", Costanza Rizzacasa d’Orsogna, Corriere della Sera (Italy), June 3, 2016.

interviews / profiles

"Love. Labor. Lost.", Natasha Lennard, The New York Times, August 17, 2016.
"Sex and Dating: Now the Thinking Gal’s Subject", Casey Schwartz, The New York Times, August 26, 2016.
"Love in a Time of Capital: An Interview With Moira Weigel", Liza Featherstone, The Nation, August 29, 2016.
"How capitalism has changed the way we date", Nicole Sinclair, Yahoo News, May 20, 2016.
Savage Love Episode 505, Dan Savage, June 28, 2016.
"'Labor of Love': An Interview With Moira Weigel", Nicole Cliffe, The Toast, June 22, 2016.
"Why You Swipe Left When Someone Says They Love Nickelback", Cari Romm, New York Magazine, May 18, 2016.
"How Dating Came To Suck So Much", Lauren Oyler, Broadly (Vice), May 16, 2016.
"How is dating like a job?", Women in the World / New York Times, May 12, 2016.
"History of dating from a feminist’s viewpoint", San Francisco Chronicle, July 14, 2016.
"Looking at Dating From a New Perspective", Yale Graduate School Newsletter, July 5, 2016.
"Die Polizei dachte anfangs, Dating sei eine Form von Prostitution", Jetzt (Germany), July 3, 2016.
"A journey through the history of love, sex and dating with Brooklyn author Moira Weigel", Brooklyn Daily Eagle, May 10, 2016.
"'The history of cinema and the history of dating completely overlap'", Brooklyn Magazine, May 3, 2016.
[profile], Haaretz (Israel), April 20, 2016.
"Die Ökonomie des Datings", Brand Eins (Germany), August 2016.
"«Però le giovani donne sono poco interessate al femminismo di potere»", Serena Danna, Corriere della Sera (Italy), June 10 2016.

excerpts

"How American High School Students Invented the Modern Way of Dating", Time Magazine, May 18, 2016.
"A History of Cybersex: Dirty Talk, Chat Rooms, and Addictions", New York Magazine's The Cut, May 12, 2016.
"The foul reign of the biological clock", The Guardian, May 10, 2016.

events / other

"Is Dating Dead?", a conversation with Amanda Bradford at The Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, July 22, 2016.
"Why Is Dating So Much Work?", an animation from The Atlantic, June 29, 2016.
"Labor of Love: 100 Years of Movie Dates", a movie series at the Brooklyn Academy of Music from May 4 to May 17, 2016.