In this issue: COMMENT ´´Disasters Will Happen´´ by Amy David Sorkin: President Trump´s Trips to Puerto Rico and Las Vegas. PROFILES ´´Watch Closely´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: How the novelist Jennifer Egan travels through time. LETTER FROM MOSCOW ´´House of Shadows´´ by Joshua Yaffa: Living with the ghosts of history. BOOKS ´´Dead Weight´´ by Jill Lepore: The burden of the corpse. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Replicant Redux´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of Blade Runner 2049. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171011de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Trumpcare´´ by Atul Gawande: The GOP and Obamacare. ANNALS OF DIPLOMACY ´´Active Measures´´ by Evan Osnos, David Remnick, and Joshua Yaffa: What lay behind Russia´s interference in the 2016 election—and what lies ahead? ON TELEVISION ´´Beaches´´ by Emily Nussbaum: Monterey murder on Big Little Lies. THE THEATRE ´´God Only Knows´´ by Hilton Als: Branden Jacobs-Jenkins takes on Everyman. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Scary Places´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Get Out and Logan. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170301de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENTState of the Resistance by Jelani Cobb: Trump´s opposition understand themselves not simply as defenders of particular policy positions but as stalwarts of democracy.AMERICAN CHRONICLESSafer Spaces by Jia Tolentino: Could small changes in campus life reduce the risk of sexual assault?ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGYJambusters by Joshua Rothman: Who you gonna call?LIFE AND LETTERSIt´s Still Alive by Jill Lepore: Two hundred years of ´´Frankenstein.´´BOOKSAfter the Fall by Adam Gopnik: Drawing the right lessons from the decline in violent crime. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Rennel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/180207de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Changing Lanes´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: McCain´s new approach.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Purpose-Drive Hype´´, by Lauren Collins: How Rick Warren wrangled the presidential candidates.MEDICAL DISPATCH´´Superbugs´´, by Jerome Groopman: The new generation of resistant infections is almost impossible to treat.LETTER FROM PLANT CITY, FLORIDA´´The Strawberry Girls´´, by Anne Hull: Celebrating a new queen and her court.FICTION´´The Dinner Party´´, by Joshua Ferris: A short story from the author of Then We Came to the End.ON TELEVISION´´USA Today´´, by Nancy Franklin: The networks newest misfits. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/080806de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Brothers’ Keepers’´´, by Peter Hessler: President Morsi and Egypt’s crisis.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Zombie Art´´, by Rebecca Mead: What happens to artwork damaged beyond repair?DEPT. OF ECOLOGY´´Recall of the Wild´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: How to make a prehistoric landscape. ANNALS OF LINGUISTICS´´Utopian for Beginners´´, by Joshua Foer: Inventing an ideal language. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Dead Reckoning´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Zero Dark Thirty and This Is Forty. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/121219de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´20 Under 40´´, by The Editors of The New Yorker: Young writers who capture the inventiveness and the vitality of contemporary American fiction.FICTION´´The Pilot´´, by Joshua Ferris. ´´The Entire Northern Side Was Covered with Fire´´, by Rivka Galchen.´´Dayward´´, by ZZ Packer.´´Here We Aren’t, So Quickly´´, by Jonathan Safran Foer. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100609de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Sonia from the Bronx´´, by Ian Frazier: The Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court goes back to the Bronx. ´´Dog´s Dinner´´, by Lauren Collins: Arash Derambarsh´s attempts to get his countrymen to reduce food waste. REPORT FROM GROZNY´´Putin´s Dragon´´, by Joshua Yaffa: Ramzan Kadyrov has fashioned the war-torn region in his own image. Is he out of control? ANNALS OF INSOMNIA´´In Search of Forty Winks´´, by Patricia Marx: Gizmos for a good night´s sleep. BOOKS´´Unsuitable Boys´´, by James Wood: Novels about Americans looking for love in Europe. A CRITIC AT LARGE´´The Waves´´, by Hilton Als: The brotherhood of Madlib. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160210de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
There are seven articles in the September 11, 2006 issue:COMMENT ´´Lost Love´´ by Hendrik Hertzberg: How the U.S. squandered post-9/11 support.TALK OF THE TOWN´´Pipe Cleaner´´ by Joshua Hersh: A pipe organ damaged on 9/11 gets a cleaning. THE FINANCIAL PAGE´´Osama´s Bank Account´´ by Steve Coll: Tracking terrorist financing. DEPARTMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT´´Junior´´ by Jane Mayer: The clandestine life of America´s top Al Qaeda informant.ANNALS OF TERRORISM´´The Master Plan´´ by Lawrence Wright: The next stage of jihad. BOOKS´´Heaven´s Gate´´ by Joan Acocella: Irish prayers in Alice McDermott´s After This.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Supermen´´ by Anthony Lane: Real tinsel town intrigue in Hollywoodland and the films of Kenji Mizoguchi. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/060906de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Literature and Life´´, by Rebecca Mead: Trigger warnings and U.C.S.B.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Fathers and Sons´´, by Tad Friend: Robert De Niro and his dad.FICTION´´Yesterday´´, by Haruki Murakami. ´´The Bad Graft´´, by Karen Russell. ´´You Can Find Love Now´´, by Ramona Ausubel. SIDEBAR´´Good Legs´´, by Joshua Ferris.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Tales Retold´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Maleficent and A Million Ways to Die in the West. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140604de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Unclear Dangers´´, by Amy Davidson: The crisis in Baltimore. LIFE AND LETTERS´´Outside In´´, by Kathryn Schulz: Nell Zink turned her back on the publishing world. It found her anyway. PROFILE´´Lighting the Brain´´, by John Colapinto: Karl Deisseroth and the optogenetics breakthrough. BOOKS´´Mirror Stage´´, by Malcolm Gladwell: A memoir of working undercover for the Drug Enforcement Administration. BOOKS´´Anatomy of Error´´, by Joshua Rothman: A surgeon remembers his mistakes. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Distant Emotions´´, by Anthony Lane: Good Kill and Slow West. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150513de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.