In this issue: COMMENT ´´ISIS After Paris´´ by Steve Coll: A study of insurgencies offers lessons in the aftermath of Paris. LETTER FROM PARIS ´´The Long Night´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: Terrorist attacks and a city changed. PROFILES´´The Opportunist´´ by Evan Osnos: Marco Rubio´s political dexterity. A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Forbidden Love´´ by Margaret Talbot: The passions behind Patricia Highsmith´s The Price of Salt. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´True Selves´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Danish Girl and Mustang. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/151125/pe_nyer_151125_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´A President and a King´´, by Jelani Cobb: The legacy of Selma. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´The Whole Haystack´´, by Mattathias Schwartz: The N.S.A. claims it needs access to all our phone records. But is that the best way to catch a terrorist?ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY ´´The Cobweb´´, by Jill Lepore: Can the Internet be archived?CULTURAL CHRONICLES ´´The Next Thing´´, by Adam Gopnik: Michel Houellebecq´s Francophobic satire. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150121/pe_nyer_150121_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Remembering in Rwanda´´, by Philip Gourevitch: A nation reckons with genocide.LETTER FROM LAMPEDUSA´´The Anchor´´, by Mattathias Schwartz: Ministering to Europe’s African refugees. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´In Deep´´, by Burkhard Bilger: The world of extreme caves. CURRENT CINEMA´´Field Maneuvers´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Draft Day and The Unknown Known. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140416/pe_nyer_140416_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Taking It to the Streets´´, by Jane Mayer: Bill McKibben, Keystone XL, and Barack Obama.THE POLITICAL SCENE´´Pre-Occupied´´, by Mattathias Schwartz: A movements past and future.ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´In the Picture´´, by Raffi Khatchadourian: A French artists with a global vision.BOOKS´´Speaking of Sports´´, by David Remnick: A life of Howard Cosell.THE ART WORLD´´The Painting on the Wall´´, by Peter Schjeldahl: Diego Rivera’s New York frescoes.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Fantastic Voyages´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Hugo and My Week with Marilyn. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/111123/pe_nyer_111123_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Powerful Gestures´´, by George Packer: America´s apathy about the Syrian refugees. LETTER FROM ICELAND´´Life Is Rescues´´, by Nick Paumgarten: Looking for trouble with a national team of emergency-response volunteers. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Handel in Kinshasa´´, by Alexis Okeowo: An unlikely orchestra wins the world´s attention. BOOKS´´Uneasy Rider´´, by Alexandra Schwartz: Mary Gaitskill´s fictions of mastery. THE ART WORLD´´Big Ideas´´, by Peter Schjeldahl: A Frank Stella retrospective. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Doing the Right Thing´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Spotlight and Trumbo. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/151104/pe_nyer_151104_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Upholding Standards´´ by Amy Davidson: The race is getting closer, and Clinton´s supporters are blaming the media. AMERICAN CHRONICLES ´´The State of Debate´´ by Jill Lepore: How should Presidential candidates—and voters—argue about politics? ANNALS OF RETAIL ´´Wild Man´´ by Nick Paumgarten: How Yvon Chouinard turned his eco-conscious, anti-corporate ideals into the credo of a successful clothing company. BOOKS ´´Vile Bodies´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: Faith and sustenance in Emma Donoghue´s The Wonder. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160914/pe_nyer_160914_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
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/171011/pe_nyer_171011_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Info Wars´´ by Steve Coll: The White House senior counsellor wants the press to shut up. Will the Administration try the same tactic on federal agencies? THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Belle´´ by Andrew Marantz: The journalist Cassandra Fairbanks, the co-founder of Vice Media Gavin McInnes, and other far-right V.I.P.s celebrate their candidate’s victory. LETTER FROM CHARLESTON ´´Prodigy of Hate´´ by Jelani Cobb: The complicated moral calculations that followed a horrific crime. LIFE AND LETTERS ´´Fail Funnier´´ by Rivka Galchen: How Mo Willems teaches young readers to confront problems. BOOKS ´´Cold Heart´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: Katie Kitamura´s war on affect. THE ART WORLD ´´Fresh Paint´´ by Peter Schjeldahl: The nineteen-eighties revisited. ON TELEVISION ´´I Love Lucifer´´ by Emily Nussbaum: The Good Place reinvents itself. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Shiny Things´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Gold and Dark Night 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170201/pe_nyer_170201_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Another Round´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: The end of the presidential campaign. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Bad Guys´´ by Nicholas Schmidle: After the pundit watched Michelle Obama´s speech about Trump´s treatment of women, Glenn Beck rethought some things. LETTER FROM VENEZUELA ´´A Failing State´´ by William Finnegan: Food shortages in a land of plenty. BOOKS ´´Two Step´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: Zadie Smith´s Swing Time. POP MUSIC ´´Pink Lemonade´´ by Kelefa Sanneh: Miranda Lambert´s audacious new album. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Talk to Them´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of Denis Villeneuve´s Arrival. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161109/pe_nyer_161109_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Bad Choices´´ by Amy Davidson: Brussels and the G.O.P. OUR FOOTLOOSE CORRESPONDENTS ´´Come to the Fair´´ by Lauren Collins: The food-and-booze fest that is France´s national agricultural exhibition. ANNALS OF ALCOHOL ´´Mezcal Sunrise´´ by Dana Goodyear: Searching for the ultimate artisanal distillate. A CRITIC AT LARGE ´´Soul Survivor´´ by David Remnick: The revival and hidden treasure of Aretha Franklin. BOOKS ´´Blast Radius´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: A novel of terror and its aftermath. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Duels and Rules´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Batman v Superman and Francofonia. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160330/pe_nyer_160330_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.