In this issue:COMMENT´´Fighting Words´´ by Evan Osnos: President Trump´s irrational hatred of the Iran Deal.ANNALS OF TECHNOLOGY´´Dark Factory´´ by Sheelah Kolhatkar: The robotics revolution is changing what machines can do. Where do humans fit in?A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Abuses of Power´´ by Ronan Farrow: Stories from the women harmed by Hollywood´s most influential producer.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Across the Ages´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) and Wonderstruck. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171018de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Autumn of the Patriarchy´´ by David Remnick: The Weinstein moment and the Trump Presidency.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Wet Paint´´ by Susan Lehman: A Belgian expat investigates why there are there so many ´´wet paint´´ signs in the subway.LETTER FROM SILICON VALLEY´´The Disrupters´´ by Sheelah Kolhatkar: The dramatic imbalance in pay and power has created the conditions for abuse. More and more, women are pushing for change.ANNALS OF SCIENCE´´Going Negative´´ by Elizabeth Kolbert: CO2 could soon reach levels that, it’s widely agreed, will lead to catastrophe.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´The Illusion of Control´´ by Hua Hsu: The sports video game that´s not about sports.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Crimes and Misdemeanors´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Murder on the Orient Express and Thelma. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171115de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: THE FINANCIAL PAGE ´´No More Mr. Nice Guy´´ by Sheelah Kolhatkar: When companies prize investors above all, they´ll do anything to increase their stock price, and that´s not good for workers. BOOKS ´´No, We Cannot´´ by Jill Lepore: The new pessimism comes of age. ´´Civil Wars´´ by Joan Acocella: Arundhati Roy returns. A CRITIC AT LARGE ´´The Other Side of Silence´´ by James Wood: Rereading W. G. Sebald. SIDEBAR ´´The Night Shift´´ by Akhil Sharma. ´´The Dinner Party´´ by Jennifer Egan. ON TELEVISION ´´Kevin´s Gate´´ by Emily Nussbaum: The joyful final days of The Leftovers. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170607de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Dignity and the Fourth´´ by David Remnick: Donald Trump´s debasements. THE FINANCIAL PAGE ´´Uber and Out´´ by Sheelah Kolhatkar: What makes investors push out a C.E.O.? Scandal, yes. But also plain old fear for their money. THE SPORTING SCENE ´´The Kyrgios Enigma´´ by Louisa Thomas: The most exciting new talent in men´s tennis isn´t sure if he likes the game. ANNALS OF CULTURE ´´If You Prick Us´´ by Stephen Greenblatt: What Shakespeare taught me about fear, loathing, and the literary imagination. BOOKS ´´The Plot Thickens´´ by Jane Kramer: On Bernie Gunther, Third Reich detective. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Come Back´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of A Ghost Story and Okja. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170705de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.