The Invention of Dating

In the age of hook-up culture, it’s easy to wonder whatever happened to asking someone to dinner. The truth, though, is that generations of Americans have looked askance at the dating practices of their progeny. This hour, we’ll talk about how courtship has evolved over the last century with Moira Weigel, author of “Labor of Love: The Invention of Dating” (Farrar, Straus and Giroux).