Books by David Plotz
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The Bible has been described in many ways, and now Slate.com editor David Plotz has a few more adjectives to add to the list. Plotz talks about his new book, Good Book: The Bizarre, Hilarious, Disturbing, Marvelous and Inspiring Things I Learned When I Read Every Single Word of the Bible.
In Genius Factory, author and Slate columnist David Plotz traces the history of a so-called "Nobel Prize" sperm bank. Plotz tells Jennifer Ludden of his quest to find the bank's "genius" donors — most weren't what they were represented to be — and their offspring.
Alex Chadwick talks with Slate editor David Plotz about the debate over the use of sperm donated by homosexual men to sperm banks. Plotz's book The Genius Factory: Unraveling the Mystery of the Nobel Prize Sperm Bank will be published in June.