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                                                                                                            January 1, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "Captain Blood" by Donald Barthelme, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                            3. "Winter" by Marian Thurm, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            4. "Six Years Later" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 30-34
                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Corydon, Indiana) by Berton Roueche, p. 35
                                                                                                            6. "One for the Rose" by Philip Levine, pp. 36-45
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                            8. Our Local Correspondents (Brooklyn Primary) by Susan Lardner, pp. 48-53
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                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 54-55 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Superman - The Movie (1978 Film) by Richard Donner
                                                                                                            10. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, p. 56
                                                                                                            11. "The Kiss" by Laura Jensen, p. 57
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                                                                                                              Books: Green Green by John Updike, pp. 58-63 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Blindness by Henry Green
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                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 64 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Tender Mercies by Rosellen Brown
                                                                                                              2. The Praise Singer by Mary Renault
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                                                                                                              General Chopin: A Biography, by George R. Marek and Ma..., p. 65 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Chopin: A Biography by George R. Marek and Maria Gordon-Smith
                                                                                                              2. The Late Lily Shiel by Sheilah Graham
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                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Blackheath Poisonings, by Julian Symons, pp. 66-70 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Blackheath Poisonings by Julian Symons
                                                                                                              2. The Last Two Weeks of Georges Rivac by Geoffrey Household
                                                                                                              3. The Fanatics by Peter Hill
                                                                                                            16. Cover by Charles Addams
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                                                                                                            January 8, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                            2. "Frank Grange, Fictionator" by Prudence Crowther, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            3. "Moving Through Time and Space" by Harry Mountzoures, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            4. "The Roundhouse Voices" by Dave Smith, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                            5. "The Last Farmer in Queens" by Vickie Karp, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                            6. U.S. Journal: Atlantic City, N.J. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 44-48
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 49-51 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. California Suite (1978 Film) by Herbert Ross
                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (The Snail Darter) by Eugene Kinkead, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 56-62
                                                                                                            10. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 63-65
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: J.B.Y. by Helen Vendler, pp. 66-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Prodigal Father by William M. Murphy
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                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. War and Remembrance by Herman Wouk
                                                                                                              2. The Followed Man by Thomas Williams
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              General Bearings, by Edward Behr, pp. 78-82 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Bearings by Edward Behr
                                                                                                              2. Lauren Bacall: By Myself by Lauren Bacall
                                                                                                              3. Steve Biko: Black Consciousness in South Africa by Millard Arnold and Steven Biko
                                                                                                              4. Woman of Letters by Phyllis Rose
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Charles E. Martin
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                                                                                                            January 15, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                            2. "The Cartoonist" by Lou Myers, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            3. "All Night" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "By the Sea" by Alice Adams, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            5. "Transit" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Democratic Midterm Conference) by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 41-87
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 88
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Morgan City, La. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                            10. "Veterans" by Steven Meeker, p. 93
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                            12. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 96-104
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                                                                                                              Books: Roly-Poly England by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 105-107 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Drawings of Thomas Rowlandson in the Paul Mellon Collection by John Baskett, Dudley Snelgrove, and Thomas Rowlandson, ...
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                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 108-109 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Swords and Crowns and Rings by Ruth Park
                                                                                                              2. The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan
                                                                                                              3. The Stand by Stephen King
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General D.H. Lawrence's Nightmare, by Paul Delany, pp. 110-111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. D.H. Lawrence's Nightmare by Paul Delany
                                                                                                              2. Leading Lady by Tad Mosel and Gertrude Macy
                                                                                                              3. The Run of the Mill by Steve Dunwell
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Adventure of the Stalwart Companions, by H..., pp. 112-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Adventure of the Stalwart Companions by H. Paul Jeffers
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Ronald Searle
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                                                                                                            January 22, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                            2. "Glut of Stars" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            3. "Credulous, All Gold" by Laurance Wieder, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "Pretty Ice" by Mary Robison, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                            5. "Point of Rocks" by Berry Morgan, pp. 37-39
                                                                                                            6. "Harsh Climate" by Charles Simic, p. 40
                                                                                                            7. A Reporter at Large by A.H. Raskin, pp. 41-87
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 88
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 90-94
                                                                                                            11. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                            12. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 102-106 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Last Wave (1977 Film) by Peter Weir
                                                                                                              2. Hot Tomorrows (1977 Film) by Martin Brest
                                                                                                            14. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 107-110
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: The Man with the Hoe by Naomi Bliven, pp. 111-112 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Horse of Pride by Pierre-Jakez Helias
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 113 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Unnatural Scenery by Vincent Canby
                                                                                                              2. Passage of Time by Gillian Martin
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              General Rudyard Kipling, by Lord Birkenhead, pp. 114-118 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Rudyard Kipling by Lord Birkenhead
                                                                                                              2. Seeing Through Clothes by Anne Hollander
                                                                                                              3. A Shaft of Sunlight by Philip Mason
                                                                                                            18. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                            January 29, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "Wingless" by Jamaica Kincaid, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                            3. "The Cinderella Waltz" by Ann Beattie, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            4. "The Sleeper" by Howard Moss, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                            5. "Surfaces" by Jane Mayhall, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Dave McKenna) by Whitney Balliett, pp. 37-44
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre (Off Broadway) by Edith Oliver, pp. 45-46
                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, p. 47
                                                                                                            9. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                            10. A Reporter at Large (New York Newspaper Strike---Part II) by A.H. Raskin, pp. 56-85
                                                                                                            11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 86-94
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: From Torture to Technology by Robert Coles, pp. 95-97 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Discipline and Punish by Michel Foucault
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 98-102 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Dress Gray by Lucian K. Truscott IV
                                                                                                              2. White Nights by Menachem Begin
                                                                                                              3. Elinor Wylie by Stanley Olson
                                                                                                              4. Fall In and Cheer by John R. Coyne Jr.
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Charles Saxon
                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                            February 5, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-30
                                                                                                            2. "Fabrizio's: Criticism and Response" by Woody Allen, pp. 31-32
                                                                                                            3. "Jury Duty" by Robert Henderson, pp. 33-35
                                                                                                            4. "For February's Dark Simple" by Pamela Stewart, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                            5. A Reporter at Large (Mars---Part I) by Henry S.F. Cooper, Jr., pp. 41-97
                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 98
                                                                                                            7. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                            8. U.S. Journal: Riverside, Calif. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 101-105
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 106-110
                                                                                                            10. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 111-113
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                            12. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 118-119
                                                                                                            13. "Flat Light" by William McPherson, p. 120
                                                                                                            14. Books: Interior Children by Howard Moss, pp. 121-127
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 128-130 - 9 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Philip II by Geoffrey Parker
                                                                                                              2. Death in Paris, 1795-1801 by Richard Cobb
                                                                                                              3. The Illustrated Pepys by Robert Latham and Samuel Pepys
                                                                                                              4. A London Home in the 1890s by M.V. Hughes
                                                                                                              5. Stravinsky in Pictures and Documents by Vera Stravinsky and Robert Craft
                                                                                                              6. The Man Who Skied Down Everest by Yuichiro Miura and Eric Perlman
                                                                                                              7. A Just Measure of Pain by Michael Ignatieff
                                                                                                              8. The War of Conquest by Arthur J.O. Anderson, Charles E. Dibble, and Bernardino de Sahagun, ...
                                                                                                              9. The Caricatures of George Cruikshank by John Wardroper
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Sixth Commandment, by Lawrence Sanders, pp. 131-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Sixth Commandment by Lawrence Sanders
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Joseph Low
                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                            February 12, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                            2. "Loose Leaves" by Larry Tritten, p. 28
                                                                                                            3. "Country Noises" by Saul Steinberg, p. 29
                                                                                                            4. "Baum, Gabriel, 1935-( )" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                            5. "Saintly Hermits in a Landscape" by Richard Howard, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            6. "Heaven and Earth" by Jon Swan, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 45
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 45-47
                                                                                                            9. A Reporter at Large (Mars---Part III) by Henry S.F. Cooper, Jr., pp. 48-87
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 88-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Great Train Robbery (1978 Film) by Michael Crichton
                                                                                                              2. The Innocent (1976 Film) by Luchino Visconti
                                                                                                            11. Letter from Israel by Joseph Kraft, pp. 93-108
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 109-114
                                                                                                            13. "The Patient" by Alex Stevens, p. 115
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Living at This Hour by Naomi Bliven, pp. 116-117 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Milton and the English Revolution by Christopher Hill
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 118 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Dodo; Dodo the Second; Dodo Wonders by E.F. Benson
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General Bonaparte, by Correlli Barnett, pp. 118-122 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Bonaparte by Correlli Barnett
                                                                                                              2. Little Magazine in America by Elliott Anderson and Mary Kinzie
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Andre Francois
                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                            February 19, 1979 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "Wanted: Short or Long Respite By Former Cineaste" by S.J. Perelman, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                            3. "Golf Dreams" by John Updike, p. 35
                                                                                                            4. "The Faithful" by Elizabeth Hardwick, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            5. "Signs and Portents" by Stanley Kunitz, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Otto and Anne) by John McPhee, p. 43
                                                                                                            7. "Ballet Blanc" by Katha Pollitt, pp. 44-99
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre (Off Broadway) by Edith Oliver, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Minneapolis, Minn. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                            10. Reflections (Westernization) by William Pfaff, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                            12. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 118-123
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 124-130 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Hardcore (1979 Film) by Paul Schrader
                                                                                                              2. Once in Paris... (1978 Film) by Frank D. Gilroy
                                                                                                              3. Halloween (1978 Film) by John Carpenter
                                                                                                            14. "Aphrodite" by Louise Gluck, p. 131
                                                                                                            15. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 132-136
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Borges by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 137-140 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Jorge Luis Borges: A Literary Biography by Emir Rodriguez Monegal
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 141 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Sweet Country by Caroline Richards
                                                                                                              2. The Private Life of Florence Nightingale by Richard Gordon
                                                                                                            18. [+]
                                                                                                              General Richard the Lionheart, by John Gillingham, pp. 142-146 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Richard the Lionheart by John Gillingham
                                                                                                              2. The Diary of Virginia Woolf, Vol. Two: 1920-1924 by Anne Olivier Bell, Andrew McNeillie, and Virginia Woolf, ...
                                                                                                              3. Cervantes: A Biography by William Byron
                                                                                                            19. Cover by Rea Irvin
                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                            February 26, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                            2. "Lobster Night" by Veronica Geng, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            3. "Pink Dog" by Elizabeth Bishop, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "South, North, South" by Katherine Bouton, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            5. "Sonnet" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                            6. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Frances FitzGerald, pp. 41-77
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 78
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 78-82
                                                                                                            9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Manatees) by Faith McNulty, pp. 83-88
                                                                                                            10. "Anniversary Song" by Heather McHugh, p. 89
                                                                                                            11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 90-95
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 96-99
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 100-103 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Quintet (1979 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                              2. Agatha (1979 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                            14. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 104-108
                                                                                                            15. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 109-114
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Lem and Pym by John Updike, pp. 115-120 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Chain of Chance by Stanislaw Lem
                                                                                                              2. Excellent Women by Barbara Pym
                                                                                                              3. Quartet in Autumn by Barbara Pym
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 121-126 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Heavy Feather by A.L. Barker
                                                                                                              2. Edward VII: Prince and King by Giles St. Aubyn
                                                                                                              3. Of Wolves and Men by Barry Holstun Lopez
                                                                                                              4. The Hundred Years War by Desmond Seward
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                            March 5, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "Do You Know Me?" by George W.S. Trow, p. 32
                                                                                                            3. "Esperanza" by James Scully, p. 33
                                                                                                            4. "Dancin'" by Arnie Levin, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                            5. "Independence Day" by Mary Robison, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            6. "The Choir" by Galway Kinnell, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                            7. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Frances FitzGerald, pp. 40-91
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 92
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 92-95
                                                                                                            10. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by James Stevenson, pp. 96-101
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 102-107
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Pauline Kael, pp. 108-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Warriors (1979 Film) by Walter Hill
                                                                                                            13. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 115-117
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Notes from Underground by George Steiner, pp. 118-124 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Bunker by James P. O'Donnell
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 125 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Portrait of a Scoundrel by Nathaniel Benchley
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General Amoskeag, by Tamara K. Hareven and Randolph La..., pp. 126-127 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Amoskeag by Tamara K. Hareven and Randolph Langenbach
                                                                                                              2. My Life by Max Born
                                                                                                              3. Zola by Joanna Richardson
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Hunt, by A. Alvarez, pp. 128-130 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Hunt by A. Alvarez
                                                                                                              2. The Trojan Gold by Sheila Cudahy
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Paul Degen
                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                            March 12, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-36
                                                                                                            2. "Aria" by Donald Barthelme, p. 37
                                                                                                            3. "Heart Trouble" by Beth Harvor, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                            4. "Plato Elaborated" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                            5. "527 Cathedral Parkway" by Rika Lesser, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                            6. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Frances FitzGerald, pp. 48-106
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 107
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 108-109
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Knoxville, Tenn. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 110-117
                                                                                                            10. Photography by Janet Malcolm, pp. 118-122
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 123-124
                                                                                                            12. "The Other" by Peter Cooley, p. 125
                                                                                                            13. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 126-134
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: To the Tram Halt Together by John Updike, pp. 135-143 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Karl Barth: His Life from Letters and Autobiographical Texts by Eberhard Busch
                                                                                                              2. Paul Tillich: His Life and Thought, Vol. I: Life by Wilhelm Pauck and Marion Pauck
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 144 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Confessions of Josef Baisz by Dan Jacobson
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Byrons and Trevanions, by A.L. Rowse, pp. 145-150 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Byrons and Trevanions by A.L. Rowse
                                                                                                              2. World War Three by Shelford Bidwell
                                                                                                              3. The Third World War: August 1985 by John W. Hackett
                                                                                                              4. Arnold Bennett: A Last Word by Frank Swinnerton
                                                                                                              5. Alarm and Hope by Andrei D. Sakharov, Efrem Yankelevich, and Alfred Friendly, Jr., ...
                                                                                                            17. Cover by George Booth
                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                            March 19, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-34
                                                                                                            2. "The President's Resignation" by Mark Strand, p. 35
                                                                                                            3. "For Scale" by Laura Furman, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            4. "The Fig Tree" by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                            5. "The Repetitions" by Howard Moss, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                            6. "The Cove" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 44-55
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 56
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 56-60
                                                                                                            9. A Reporter at Large (Oberlin, Kansas) by Ian A. Frazier, pp. 61-79
                                                                                                            10. The Sporting Scene (Hockey) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 80-125
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 126-131 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Despair (1978 Film) by Rainer Werner Fassbinder
                                                                                                              2. Man of Marble (1976 Film) by Andrzej Wajda
                                                                                                              3. Everything for Sale (1969 Film) by Andrzej Wajda
                                                                                                              4. Norma Rae (1979 Film) by Martin Ritt
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, p. 132
                                                                                                            13. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 133-135
                                                                                                            14. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 136-143
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Arts of Survival by George Steiner, pp. 144-152 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Brecht: A Biography by Klaus Volker
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 153-158 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. An Accomplished Woman by Nancy Price
                                                                                                              2. The Warsaw Diary of Adam Czerniakow: Prelude to Doom by Adam Hilberg, Stanislaw Staron, and Josef Kermisz, ...
                                                                                                              3. The Journey Through Wales and the Description of Wales by Gerald of Wales and Betty Radice
                                                                                                              4. Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory by Deborah Pickman Clifford
                                                                                                              5. The South Fork by Everett T. Rattray
                                                                                                              6. Barnett Newman by Harold Rosenberg
                                                                                                              7. New York Etchings, 1905-1949 by John Sloan and Helen Farr Sloan
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                            March 26, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "The Iridescence of Mrs. Pulsifer" by Peter De Vries, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            3. "Years" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                            4. "The Warm Sand" by J.F. Powers, pp. 37-39
                                                                                                            5. "Knocking Around" by John Ashbery, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Graham Greene) by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 43-52
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 53
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                            9. Letter from Manila by Robert Shaplen, pp. 56-101
                                                                                                            10. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 102-109
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 110-114
                                                                                                            12. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 115-124
                                                                                                            13. "Snow" by David Malouf, p. 125
                                                                                                            14. Musical Events (Popular Records) by Douglas Watt, pp. 126-130
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Crime and Punishment by Naomi Bliven, pp. 131-133 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Criminal Violence, Criminal Justice by Charles E. Silberman
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. King of the Jews by Leslie Epstein
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              General Einstein: A Centenary Volume, by A.P. French, pp. 135-138 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Einstein: A Centenary Volume by A.P. French
                                                                                                              2. The Cevennes Journal by Robert Louis Stevenson and Gordon Golding
                                                                                                              3. Henry Moore: Sculptures in Landscape by Stephen Spender and Geoffrey Shakerley
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Charles E. Martin
                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                          Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1979 = 13 Issues, 222 Articles
                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                            April 2, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                            2. "A Foggy Mirror" by Daniel Menaker, pp. 33-34
                                                                                                            3. "Route 17" by Jonathan Mark, p. 35
                                                                                                            4. "Weeding" by Katinka Loeser, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            5. "Casualty" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Gene Stipe) by Mark Singer, pp. 41-93
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 94
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                            9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Bud Freeman) by John Bainbridge, pp. 98-107
                                                                                                            10. "Bird-Window-Flying" by Tess Gallagher, p. 108
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 109-111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The China Syndrome (1979 Film) by James Bridges
                                                                                                              2. The Bell Jar (1979 Film) by Larry Peerce
                                                                                                              3. Old Boyfriends (1979 Film) by Joan Tewkesbury
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 112-121
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Maigret le Flaneur by Lis Harris, pp. 122-123 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Maigret in Exile by Georges Simenon
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 124 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Such Sad Tidings by Elizabeth Plessin
                                                                                                              2. The Master Mariner by Nicholas Monsarrat
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General Turgenev: His Life and Times, by Leonard Schapiro, pp. 125-130 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Turgenev: His Life and Times by Leonard Schapiro
                                                                                                              2. The Secret Six by Otto J. Scott
                                                                                                              3. Art and Politics in the Weimar Period by John Willett
                                                                                                              4. Ultra Goes to War by Ronald Lewin
                                                                                                            16. Cover by James Stevenson
                                                                                                          2. [+]
                                                                                                            April 9, 1979 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                            2. "Mr. Winston" by Berry Morgan, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            3. "Ghosts" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                            4. "Sitting on the Beach with Nachman" by Vickie Karp, pp. 42-44
                                                                                                            5. "Budget Munchies" by Jack Ziegler, p. 45
                                                                                                            6. The Sporting Scene (Women Reporters) by Roger Angell, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                            7. "A Married Couple Discovers Irreconcilable Differences" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 48-96
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 97
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                            10. A Reporter at Large (Washington, D.C.) by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 101-118
                                                                                                            11. U.S. Journal: Mamou, La. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 119-124
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 125-128
                                                                                                            13. "Grass" by Alfred Corn, p. 129
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 130-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Love on the Run (1979 Film) by Francois Truffaut
                                                                                                            15. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 135-146
                                                                                                            16. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 147-153
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: McGuane Again by Susan Lardner, pp. 154-155 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Panama by Thomas McGuane
                                                                                                            18. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 156 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Soldiers of '44 by William P. McGivern
                                                                                                              2. In Guilt and in Glory by David Hanly
                                                                                                            19. [+]
                                                                                                              General Adventures of a Bystander, by Peter F. Drucker, pp. 157-158 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Adventures of a Bystander by Peter F. Drucker
                                                                                                              2. The U.S. Crusade in China, 1938-1945 by Michael Schaller
                                                                                                              3. The Devil's Horsemen by James Chambers
                                                                                                              4. The Collected Writings of Frederic Remington by Peggy Samuels, Harold Samuels, and Frederic Remington, ...
                                                                                                              5. Literary Landscapes of the British Isles by David Daiches and John R. Flower
                                                                                                            20. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime At Button's, by Garry Wills, pp. 159-162 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. At Button's by Garry Wills
                                                                                                              2. Star Light, Star Bright by Stanley Ellin
                                                                                                            21. Cover by Pierre Le-Tan
                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                            April 16, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-32
                                                                                                            2. "Rated" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 33-34
                                                                                                            3. "Healing" by Murray Bail, p. 35
                                                                                                            4. "The Safe Deposit" by Isaac Bashevis Singer, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            5. "President Poem" by Frederick Morgan, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Bermuda) by Suzannah Lessard, p. 43
                                                                                                            7. "In April" by Richard Kenney, pp. 44-114
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 115
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 116-119
                                                                                                            10. The Sporting Scene (Running) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 120-141
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 142-143 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Hair (1979 Film) by Milos Forman
                                                                                                              2. A Perfect Couple (1979 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 144-152
                                                                                                            13. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 153-154
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: A Sort of Superman by Naomi Bliven, pp. 155-157 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Herbert Hoover: A Public Life by David Burner
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 158 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Good As Gold by Joseph Heller
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General My Life, by George Sand and Dan Hofstadter, pp. 158-162 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. My Life by George Sand and Dan Hofstadter
                                                                                                              2. George Sand in Her Own Words by Joseph Amber Barry and George Sand
                                                                                                              3. A Sunday Between Wars by Ben Maddow
                                                                                                              4. Provence by Ford Madox Ford
                                                                                                              5. Power and Imagination by Lauro Martines
                                                                                                              6. Before the Revolution by Kyril FitzLyon and Tatiana Browning
                                                                                                            17. Cover by William Steig
                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                            April 23, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-40
                                                                                                            2. "Gov. Beige" by Patti Hagan, p. 41
                                                                                                            3. "Five Poems" by Octavio Paz, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            4. "Anna Stepanovna's Library" by George Vassiltchikov, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                            5. "April Again" by Robert Long, pp. 48-52
                                                                                                            6. Reflections (Solar Energy---Part I) by Barry Commoner, pp. 53-99
                                                                                                            7. Department of Amplification by Thomas Whiteside, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                            8. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 102-121
                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 122-124 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975 Film) by Peter Weir
                                                                                                              2. Fedora (1978 Film) by Billy Wilder
                                                                                                              3. Hurricane (1979 Film) by Jan Troell
                                                                                                              4. I am My Films (1979 Film) by Erwin Keusch and Christian Weisenborn
                                                                                                            10. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 125-134
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 135-140
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: An Old Man and the Sea by George Steiner, pp. 141-144 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Joseph Conrad: The Three Lives by Frederick R. Karl
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 145 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Chamber Music by Doris Grumbach
                                                                                                              2. Three Weeks in October by Yael Dayan
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General Holy Russia, by Fitzroy Hew Maclean, pp. 146-150 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Holy Russia by Fitzroy Hew Maclean
                                                                                                              2. Grand Emporiums by Robert Hendrickson
                                                                                                              3. Tudor Women: Queens and Commoners by Alison Plowden
                                                                                                              4. Walt Kuhn, Painter: His Life and Work by Philip Rhys Adams
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Arnie Levin
                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                            April 30, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                            2. "Jack Schmidt, Arts Administrator" by Garrison Keillor, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            3. "San Pietro" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                            4. "Breathing Room" by Larry Kaplan, pp. 41-44
                                                                                                            5. "Remains" by Howard Moss, p. 45
                                                                                                            6. Reflections (Solar Energy---Part II) by Barry Commoner, pp. 46-93
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 94
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, p. 95
                                                                                                            9. "Seeds" by David Wagoner, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                            10. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 98-109
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 110-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Manhattan (1979 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                              2. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1977 Film) by Joseph Strick
                                                                                                            12. U.S. Journal: Boise, Idaho by Calvin Trillin, pp. 115-121
                                                                                                            13. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 122-124
                                                                                                            14. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 125-129
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Dissent by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 130-135 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. To Build a Castle by Vladimir Bukovsky
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 136 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Boundaries by Roberta Silman
                                                                                                              2. Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Sitwells: A Family's Biography, by John Pe..., pp. 137-142 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Sitwells: A Family's Biography by John Pearson
                                                                                                              2. The Armada in Ireland by Niall Fallon
                                                                                                              3. Public Nuisances by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
                                                                                                              4. About the New Yorker and Me by E.J. Kahn, Jr.
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Joseph Low
                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                            May 7, 1979 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                            2. "Family Matters" by Morris Lurie, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                            3. "Circle of Friends" by Elizabeth Macklin, p. 41
                                                                                                            4. "Dreaming the Garden" by Ann Stanford, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                            5. "God's Measurements" by Laurence Lieberman, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Robert S. Strauss) by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 50-129
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 130
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 130-131
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Hanover, N.H. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 132-140
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Penelope Gilliatt, pp. 141-143 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Little Romance (1979 Film) by George Roy Hill
                                                                                                              2. Saint Jack (1979 Film) by Peter Bogdanovich
                                                                                                              3. The American Game (1979 Film) by Jay Freund and David Wolf
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 144-147
                                                                                                            12. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 148-158
                                                                                                            13. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 159-165
                                                                                                            14. "The Picture Says" by David Young, p. 166
                                                                                                            15. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 167-171
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Inside Information by Alastair Reid, pp. 172-176 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Body in Question by Jonathan Miller
                                                                                                              2. Living with a Stranger by John Stewart Collis
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 177 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Certain Slant of Light by Margaret Wander Bonanno
                                                                                                              2. The Pardoner's Tale by John Wain
                                                                                                            18. [+]
                                                                                                              General Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Pol..., pp. 178-179 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy, 1932-1945 by Robert Dallek
                                                                                                              2. The Letters of Virginia Woolf, Vol. IV: 1929-1931 by Nigel Nicolson, Joanne Trautmann Banks, and Virginia Woolf, ...
                                                                                                              3. The Mahogany Tree by Arthur Prager
                                                                                                            19. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime SS-GB, by Len Deighton, pp. 180-182 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. SS-GB by Len Deighton
                                                                                                            20. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                            May 14, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                            2. "The Old Forest" by Peter Taylor, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            3. "Shaving Without a Mirror" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                            4. "H2Ode" by Frank Zachary, pp. 44-82
                                                                                                            5. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 83
                                                                                                            6. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 84-90
                                                                                                            7. The Sporting Scene (Golf) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 91-116
                                                                                                            8. Annals of International Trade (South Africa) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 117-152
                                                                                                            9. "Ladies' Tresses" by Amy Clampitt, p. 153
                                                                                                            10. The Air by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 154-162
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 163-168
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Russians by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 169-173 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Russian Mind by Ronald Hingley
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 174 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Only Children by Alison Lurie
                                                                                                              2. William Makepeace Thackeray by Margaret Forster and William Makepeace Thackeray, ...
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General Sideshow, by William Shawcross, pp. 174-178 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Sideshow by William Shawcross
                                                                                                              2. Martin Heidegger by George Steiner
                                                                                                              3. Aline by Carole Klein
                                                                                                              4. A Portrait of Jane Austen by David Cecil
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                            May 21, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-30
                                                                                                            2. "Welcoming Back the Crumps" by Allen Shepherd, p. 31
                                                                                                            3. "The Cap of Clementis" by Milan Kundera, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "Tapestry" by John Ashbery, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                            5. "Montauk Point" by Robert Long, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            6. Annals of Finance (Juan March---Part I) by John Brooks, pp. 42-104
                                                                                                            7. The Theater by Brendan Gill, p. 105
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 105-107
                                                                                                            9. Department of Amplification by Whitney Balliett, pp. 108-119
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 120-129
                                                                                                            11. "25th Anniversary" by Linda Pastan, p. 130
                                                                                                            12. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 131-137
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., pp. 138-140 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. An Almost Perfect Affair (1979 Film) by Michael Ritchie
                                                                                                              2. Firepower (1979 Film) by Michael Winner
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Un Pe Pourrie by John Updike, pp. 141-143 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. A Bend in the River by V.S. Naipaul
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 144 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Wind by Dorothy Scarborough
                                                                                                              2. Let the Lion Eat Straw by Ellease Southerland
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Medusa and the Snail, by Lewis Thomas, pp. 145-147 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Medusa and the Snail by Lewis Thomas
                                                                                                              2. The Secretary by Jochen von Lang
                                                                                                              3. The Man-Eating Myth by William Arens
                                                                                                              4. Margaret Sanger by Madeline Gray
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Eighth Dwarf, by Ross Thomas, pp. 148-150 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Eighth Dwarf by Ross Thomas
                                                                                                              2. Day of Judgment by Jack Higgins
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Paul Degen
                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                            May 28, 1979 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "A Bee in the Kitchen" by H.F. Ellis, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            3. "Cousins" by Saul Steinberg, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                            4. "Three Brothers" by Harry Mountzoures, pp. 37-39
                                                                                                            5. "Thoreau Near Home" by Philip Booth, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            6. Annals of Finance (Juan March---Part II) by John Brooks, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            7. "During a Solar Eclipse" by Howard Nemerov, pp. 44-91
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 92
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                            10. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                            11. "Watch Fires" by James Henson, p. 96
                                                                                                            12. Letter from Egypt by Joseph Kraft, pp. 97-110
                                                                                                            13. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 111-117
                                                                                                            14. Letter from London by Mollie Panter-Downes, pp. 118-121
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., pp. 122-123 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. La Cage Aux Folles (1979 Film) by Edouard Molinaro
                                                                                                              2. Death of a Bureaucrat (1966 Film) by Tomas Gutierrez Alea
                                                                                                              3. The Last Embrace (1979 Film) by Jonathan Demme
                                                                                                            16. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 124-126
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 127 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Sleepless Nights by Elizabeth Hardwick
                                                                                                              2. Where the Cherries End Up by Gail Henley
                                                                                                            18. [+]
                                                                                                              General Prokofiev by Prokofiev, by David H. Appel and ..., pp. 127-130 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Prokofiev by Prokofiev by David H. Appel and Sergei Prokofiev
                                                                                                              2. The Madisons by Virginia Moore
                                                                                                              3. The Best of Aubrey Beardsley by Kenneth Clark
                                                                                                            19. Cover by Charles Saxon
                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                            June 4, 1979 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "Bullies" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            3. "I Sit by the Window" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 34-40
                                                                                                            4. "Reading the Signs" by Michael Wilding, p. 41
                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Arthur Erickson) by Edith Iglauer, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            6. "Energy: A Villanelle" by John Updike, pp. 44-86
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 87
                                                                                                            8. "Little White Sister" by Gerald Stern, p. 87
                                                                                                            9. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 88-95
                                                                                                            10. A Reporter at Large (Sinai---Part I) by Burton Bernstein, pp. 96-145
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 146-153
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., pp. 154-158 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Winter Kills (1979 Film) by William Richert
                                                                                                              2. Hanover Street (1979 Film) by Peter Hyams
                                                                                                              3. The Prisoner of Zenda (1979 Film) by Richard Quine
                                                                                                            13. Cover by Pierre Le-Tan
                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                            June 11, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                            2. "The Burning House" by Ann Beattie, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                            3. "Return, Starting Out" by Daniel Halpern, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                            4. "Wasps' Nest" by John Rolfe Gardiner, p. 41
                                                                                                            5. "Papeete" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 42-44
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Louise Brooks) by Kenneth Tynan, pp. 45-78
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 79
                                                                                                            8. U.S. Journal: Fairhope, Ala. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 80-91
                                                                                                            9. A Reporter at Large (Sinai---Part II) by Burton Bernstein, pp. 92-133
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 134-141
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 142-150
                                                                                                            12. On and Off the Avenue (Feminine Fashions) by Kennedy Fraser, pp. 151-153
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., pp. 154-155 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Alien (1979 Film) by Ridley Scott
                                                                                                              2. Newsfront (1978 Film) by Phillip Noyce
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              The Cuckoo and the Rooster by John Updike, pp. 156-160 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Dear Bunny, Dear Volodya by Simon Karlinsky, Vladimir Nabokov, and Edmund Wilson, ...
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 161 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Year of the French by Thomas Flanagan
                                                                                                              2. When the Tree Sings by Stratis Haviaras
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Myth Makers, by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 162-166 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Myth Makers by V.S. Pritchett
                                                                                                              2. China Scapegoat by Gary May
                                                                                                              3. Rockefeller of New York by Robert H. Connery and Gerald Benjamin
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Charles E. Martin
                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                            June 18, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                            2. "Gypsies" by Arturo Vivante, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            3. "A Bestiary" by Douglas Florian, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            4. "Friends" by Grace Paley, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            5. "Icarium Mare" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 34-38
                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (Sinai---Part III) by Burton Bernstein, p. 39
                                                                                                            7. "Swans" by Anthony Lombardy, pp. 40-89
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                            9. Off Broadway by Edith Oliver, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., pp. 96-99 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978 Film) by Ermanno Olmi
                                                                                                              2. Players (1979 Film) by Anthony Harvey
                                                                                                              3. Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979 Film) by Irwin Allen
                                                                                                            12. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 100-105
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Our Present Discontents by Naomi Bliven, pp. 106-108 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Last Half-Century by Morris Janowitz
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 109 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Sophie's Choice by William Styron
                                                                                                              2. Sunday Punch by Edwin Newman
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General The White Album, by Joan Didion, pp. 110-111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The White Album by Joan Didion
                                                                                                              2. The Streets Were Paved With Gold by Ken Auletta
                                                                                                              3. Nancy Cunard by Anne Chisholm
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Trial Run, by Dick Francis, pp. 112-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Trial Run by Dick Francis
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                            June 25, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "The Ghost Writer" (Part One) by Philip Roth, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                            3. "The Gutteral Muse" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 28-37
                                                                                                            4. "War Crimes" by Carol Muske, pp. 38-56
                                                                                                            5. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 57-59
                                                                                                            6. A Reporter at Large (South-West Africa) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., pp. 60-90
                                                                                                            7. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 91-93
                                                                                                            8. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by B.G., p. 94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Down and Dirty (1979 Film) by Ettore Scola
                                                                                                            9. "The Turner" by Alex Stevens, p. 95
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Wien, Wien, Nur Du Allein by George Steiner, pp. 101-104 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Anton von Webern by Hans Moldenhauer and Rosaleen Moldenhauer
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 105 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Living End by Stanley Elkin
                                                                                                              2. The Blood of Paradise by Stephen Goodwin
                                                                                                              3. Desperadoes by Ron Hansen
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General Aaron Burr, by Milton Lomask, pp. 106-107 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Aaron Burr by Milton Lomask
                                                                                                              2. The Memoirs of Anne, Lady Halkett, and Ann, Lady Fanshawe by John Loftis, Anne Lady Halkett, and Ann Lady Fanshawe, ...
                                                                                                              3. Been in the Storm So Long by Leon F. Litwack
                                                                                                              4. Books Are Not Life But Then What Is? by Marvin Mudrick
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime The Empty House, by Michael Gilbert, pp. 108-110 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Empty House by Michael Gilbert
                                                                                                            16. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                          Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1979 = 12 Issues, 181 Articles
                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                            July 2, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-26
                                                                                                            2. "Friend Twin" by George W.S. Trow, p. 27
                                                                                                            3. "The Ghost Writer" (Part Two) by Philip Roth, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            4. "The Night Express" by Howard Moss, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                            5. "Charm" by Anne Stevenson, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                            6. "Tree Ferns" by Stanley Plumly, pp. 42-65
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Susan Lardner, pp. 66-67 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Rocky II (1979 Film) by Sylvester Stallone
                                                                                                              2. The Main Event (1979 Film) by Howard Zieff
                                                                                                              3. Prophecy (1979 Film) by John Frankenheimer
                                                                                                              4. The In-Laws (1979 Film) by Arthur Hiller
                                                                                                              5. The Muppet Movie (1979 Film) by James Frawley
                                                                                                            8. Letter from London by Mollie Panter-Downes, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 70-72
                                                                                                            10. Concent Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 73-74
                                                                                                            11. on and Off the Avenue (Feminine Fashions) by Kennedy Fraser, pp. 75-77
                                                                                                            12. U.S. Journal: Manhattan by Calvin Trillin, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                            13. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 82-88
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Mixed Reports from the Interior by John Updike, pp. 89-93 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. North of South by Shiva Naipaul
                                                                                                              2. Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta
                                                                                                              3. Petals of Blood by Ngugi wa Thiong'o
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 94 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Dog of the South by Charles Portis
                                                                                                              2. Starburn by Rosalyn Drexler
                                                                                                              3. Maggie by Lena Kennedy
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General This Gilded African: Toussaint L'Ouverture, by..., pp. 94-98 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. This Gilded African: Toussaint L'Ouverture by Wenda Parkinson
                                                                                                              2. Children of the Holocaust by Helen Epstein
                                                                                                              3. A Russian Schoolboy by Sergei Aksakov
                                                                                                              4. A European Past by Alfons Clary-Aldringen
                                                                                                            17. Cover by Arthur Getz
                                                                                                          2. [+]
                                                                                                            July 9, 1979 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                            2. "In the Name of Bobby" by Julio Cortazar, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            3. "Stories" by William Heyen, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "The Help" by Mary Robison, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            5. "Easy as Wind" by Grace Schulman, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Shanti Devi Mehta---Part I) by Ved Mehta, pp. 40-74
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Susan Lardner, p. 75 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Moonraker (1979 Film) by Lewis Gilbert
                                                                                                              2. Escape From Alcatraz (1979 Film) by Don Siegel
                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 76-78
                                                                                                            9. The Sporting Scene (Golf) by Herbert Warren Wind, pp. 79-93
                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: A Duel by George Steiner, pp. 98-110 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Brothers Mann by Nigel Hamilton
                                                                                                            12. Cover by Robert Tallon
                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                            July 16, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                            2. "Trust Me" by John Updike, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                            3. "Five Poems" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            4. "Across a Crowded Room" by Barbara Pym, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Shanti Devi Mehta---Part II) by Ved Mehta, pp. 40-72
                                                                                                            6. The Theatre (Off Broadway) by Edith Oliver, p. 73
                                                                                                            7. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                            8. Annals of Medicine (Diagnosis) by Berton Roueche, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Susan Lardner, pp. 88-91 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Frisco Kid (1979 Film) by Robert Aldrich
                                                                                                              2. Meatballs (1979 Film) by Ivan Reitman
                                                                                                              3. Bloodline (1979 Film) by Terence Young
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 92-95
                                                                                                            11. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 96-100
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: The Desire to Know by Richard Sennett, pp. 101-105 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The History of Sexuality, Vol. I by Michel Foucault
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 106-110 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Land Without Shadows by Michael Mewshaw
                                                                                                              2. The Sphinx and the Commissar by Mohamed H. Heikal
                                                                                                              3. Darrow: A Biography by Kevin Tierney
                                                                                                              4. Diaries 1920-1922 by Bertolt Brecht and Herta Ramthun
                                                                                                              5. Concepts and Categories by Isaiah Berlin and Henry Hardy
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Laura Jean Allen
                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                            July 23, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "Mr. and Mrs. Baby" by Mark Strand, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                            3. "The Betrayer of Israel" by Isaac Bashevis Singer, pp. 29-32
                                                                                                            4. "Haunted Landscape" by John Ashbery, p. 33
                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Shanti Devi Mehta---Part III) by Ved Mehta, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                            6. "The Cat's View" by Virginia R. Terris, pp. 38-73
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Susan Lardner, p. 74 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. El Super (1979 Film) by Leon Ichaso and Orlando Jimenez Leal
                                                                                                              2. The Wanderers (1979 Film) by Philip Kaufman
                                                                                                              3. Nightwing (1979 Film) by Arthur Hiller
                                                                                                            8. "The Eel Grounds" by Aaron Fischer, p. 75
                                                                                                            9. Letter from Prague by Anthony Bailey, pp. 76-88
                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 89-93
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Rousseau as Pedagogue by Naomi Bliven, p. 94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Emile, or On Education by Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Allan Bloom
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Field of Life and Death and Tales of Hulan River by Hung Hsiao
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              General Dickens: A Life, by Norman Ian MacKenzie and J..., pp. 96-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Dickens: A Life by Norman Ian MacKenzie and Jeanne MacKenzie
                                                                                                              2. The Merchants of Grain by Dan Morgan
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Charles Saxon
                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                            August 6, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                            2. "Be Careful" by Garrison Keillor, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            3. "Four Poems" by William Logan, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            4. "Lost Luggage" by Alice Adams, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                            5. Reflections (The World of the Scientist---Part I) by Freeman Dyson, pp. 37-41
                                                                                                            6. "Oyster Cove" by Stephen Sandy, pp. 42-63
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Veronica Geng, pp. 64-65 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Why Not! (1977 Film) by Coline Serreau
                                                                                                              2. Breaking Away (1979 Film) by Peter Yates
                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 66-68
                                                                                                            9. "For the Waitress Bringing Water" by Anthony Lombardy, p. 69
                                                                                                            10. Photography by Janet Malcolm, pp. 70-80
                                                                                                            11. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 81-88
                                                                                                            12. Affairs of State by Richard Rovere, pp. 89-91
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Briefly Described, p. 92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Private Lies by M.K. Cooper
                                                                                                              2. African Trio by Georges Simenon
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by ..., pp. 92-93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
                                                                                                              2. The Queen's Corsair, 1577-80 by Alexander McKee
                                                                                                              3. Early Stages: Scenes from a Life by Anne Jackson
                                                                                                              4. The Newspaper: An International History by Anthony Smith
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Death in the Morning, by Sheila Radley, pp. 94-98 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Death in the Morning by Sheila Radley
                                                                                                              2. Estate of Grace by James Powers
                                                                                                              3. In at the Kill by E.X. Ferrars
                                                                                                            16. Cover by Jenni Oliver
                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                            August 13, 1979 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "Notes from the Edge Conference" by Roy Blount, Jr., pp. 26-27
                                                                                                            3. "The Remission" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                            4. "Shooting Whales" by Mark Strand, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                            5. "You See?" by John Ratti, pp. 36-60
                                                                                                            6. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 61
                                                                                                            7. "The Mole" by Robert Phillips, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                            8. Reflections (The World of the Scientist---Part II) by Freeman Dyson, pp. 64-90
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Oregon by Calvin Trillin, pp. 91-95
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Veronica Geng, pp. 96-100 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. North Dallas Forty (1979 Film) by Ted Kotcheff
                                                                                                              2. The Amityville Horror (1979 Film) by Stuart Rosenberg
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Best-Seller by Berton Roueche, p. 101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Shibumi by Trevanian
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 102-106 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Money Rush by Andrew Duncan
                                                                                                              2. Marooned by Charles H. Barnard and Bertha Sanford Dodge
                                                                                                              3. The Three-Wall Nick and Other Angles by Frank Satterthwaite
                                                                                                              4. Art of the October Revolution by Mikhail Guerman
                                                                                                            13. Cover by James Stevenson
                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                            August 20, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-23
                                                                                                            2. "Waiting" by Ann Beattie, pp. 24-25
                                                                                                            3. "Lightning Bugs Asleep in the Afternoon" by James Wright, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                            4. "What About Us?" by James Stevenson, p. 29
                                                                                                            5. "Into the Wind" by Robert Henderson, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                            6. "Afterglow" by Jack Butler, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                            7. Reflections (The World of the Scientist---Part III) by Freeman Dyson, pp. 36-80
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre (Off Broadway) by Edith Oliver, p. 81
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 82-88
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Veronica Geng, pp. 89-90 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Meetings with Remarkable Men (1978 Film) by Peter Brook
                                                                                                              2. The Seduction of Joe Tynan (1979 Film) by Jerry Schatzberg
                                                                                                              3. More American Graffiti (1979 Film) by Bill L. Norton
                                                                                                            11. "Neighboring Contrary" by Larry Woiwode, p. 91
                                                                                                            12. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 92-96
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Jake and Lolly Opt Out by John Updike, pp. 97-101 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Jake's Thing by Kingsley Amis
                                                                                                              2. Lolly Willowes; or The Loving Huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 102 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. McKay's Bees by Thomas A. McMahon
                                                                                                              2. Rumors of Peace by Ella Leffland
                                                                                                              3. Mrs. Gaskell's Tales of Mystery and Horror by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell and Michael Ashley, ...
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General When Memory Comes, by Saul Friedlander, pp. 102-106 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. When Memory Comes by Saul Friedlander
                                                                                                              2. Bay of Pigs: The Untold Story by Peter Wyden
                                                                                                              3. The Japanese Challenge by Herman Kahn and Thomas Pepper
                                                                                                              4. Art in Its Own Terms by Fairfield Porter and Rackstraw Downes
                                                                                                            16. Cover by Edward Koren
                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                            August 27, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "Holidays" by Jamaica Kincaid, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                            3. "Attitude" by Garrison Keillor, p. 34
                                                                                                            4. "Children" by Ted Hughes, p. 35
                                                                                                            5. "Dale Loves Sophie to Death" by Robb Forman Dew, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            6. "Two Poems" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                            7. A Reporter at Large (Washington, D.C.) by Elizabeth Drew, p. 45
                                                                                                            8. "Cafe de Banzo" by Henry Jackson, pp. 46-73
                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Veronica Geng, pp. 74-75 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Monty Python's Life of Brian (1979 Film) by Terry Jones
                                                                                                              2. Americathon (1979 Film) by Neal Israel
                                                                                                              3. Orchestra Rehearsal (1979 Film) by Federico Fellini
                                                                                                            10. U.S. Journal: Southern Calif. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 76-80
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 81-85
                                                                                                            12. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 86-96
                                                                                                            13. "Back" by Brian Swann, p. 97
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Unreflecting Egoism by Robert Coles, pp. 98-104 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Culture of Narcissism by Christopher Lasch
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Sam Chard by Don Bannister
                                                                                                              2. Goodbye Un-America by James Aldridge
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              General Prehistoric Avebury, by Aubrey Burl, pp. 106-107 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Prehistoric Avebury by Aubrey Burl
                                                                                                              2. Consuelo: Portrait of an American Heiress by James Brough
                                                                                                              3. The Forest by Roger Caras
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Grave Error, by Stephen Greenleaf, pp. 108-110 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Grave Error by Stephen Greenleaf
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Arthur Getz
                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                            September 3, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "Grandmother's House" by Donald Barthelme, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                            3. "Martin Bayer" by Mark Helprin, p. 29
                                                                                                            4. "The Train Out" by Sydney Lea, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                            5. Annals of Immigration (An Italian Family) by Richard Severo, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            6. "An Expanded Want Ad" by Brad Leithauser, pp. 38-69
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Veronica Geng, pp. 70-72 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Apocalypse Now (1979 Film) by Francis Ford Coppola
                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Corresponendents (Kew Gardens) by Eugene Kinkead, pp. 73-81
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 82-86
                                                                                                            10. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 87-94
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: V Work by Helen Vendler, pp. 95-104 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Mirabell: Books of Number by James Merrill
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Burger's Daughter by Nadine Gordimer
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              General A Noble Treason, by Richard Hanser, pp. 106-107 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Noble Treason by Richard Hanser
                                                                                                              2. One Man, One Voice by Charles Morgan, Jr.
                                                                                                              3. Snakes and Ladders by Dirk Bogarde
                                                                                                              4. Wild Habitats by Aleta Karstad
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Gold from Gemini, by Jonathan Gash, pp. 108-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Gold from Gemini by Jonathan Gash
                                                                                                              2. Pangolin by Peter Driscoll
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Charles Saxon
                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                            September 10, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-42
                                                                                                            2. "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Cat's-Pay" by S.J. Perelman, pp. 43-45
                                                                                                            3. "Four Poems" by Robert Penn Warren, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                            4. "My Mother Breathing Light" by Stephanie Vaughn, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                            5. Profiles (Mayor Edward I. Koch---Part I) by Ken Auletta, pp. 54-118
                                                                                                            6. "The Discoverer" by Ellen Bryant Voigt, p. 119
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Donald Barthelme, pp. 120-122 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Woyzeck (1976 Film) by Werner Herzog
                                                                                                            8. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 123-126
                                                                                                            9. A Reporter at Large (China) by David Finkelstein, pp. 127-150
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 151-158
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Visions and Revisions by George Steiner, pp. 159-160 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Letters by Saint-John Perse and Arthur J. Knodel
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 161 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Byzantine Honeymoon: A Tale of the Bosphorus by Philip Glazebrook
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Intricate Music, by Thomas Kiernan, pp. 161-165 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Intricate Music by Thomas Kiernan
                                                                                                              2. The Half-Mad Lord by Nikolai Tolstoy
                                                                                                              3. Sentenced to Die by Stephen H. Gettinger
                                                                                                              4. Stunt Man by Yakima Canutt and Oliver Drake
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Mystery and Crime Angle of Attack, by Rex Burns, pp. 166-170 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Angle of Attack by Rex Burns
                                                                                                              2. White for Danger by David Stevens
                                                                                                              3. The Botticelli Madonna by Richard H.F. Cox
                                                                                                              4. Follow the Leader by John Logue
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Pierre Le-Tan
                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                            September 17, 1979 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                            2. "Light Bulbs" by Philip Graham, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                            3. "Something You'll Remember Always" by Shirley Hazzard, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            4. "My Mother Remembers Spanish Influenza" by John Ratti, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                            5. "Ballade of the Grindstones" by Judith Johnson Sherwin, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Mary Edward I. Koch---Part II) by Ken Auletta, pp. 50-123
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 124-125
                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Martinique) by Truman Capote, pp. 126-131
                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Donald Barthelme, pp. 132-135 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Soldier of Orange (1977 Film) by Paul Verhoeven
                                                                                                              2. Run After Me Until I Catch You (1976 Film) by Robert Pouret
                                                                                                            10. Reflections (Mexico and the United States) by Octavio Paz, pp. 136-152
                                                                                                            11. "The White Dress" by Roberta Spear, p. 153
                                                                                                            12. Our Local Correspondents (Manteo Marionettes) by Mark Singer, pp. 154-164
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Pinget by John Updike, pp. 165-168 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Libera Me Domine by Robert Pinget
                                                                                                              2. Passacaglia by Robert Pinget
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 169 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Living in the Maniototo by Janet Frame
                                                                                                              2. Rickshaw by She Lao
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General Alban Berg, by Karen Monson, p. 170 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Alban Berg by Karen Monson
                                                                                                              2. C. S. Lewis at the Breakfast Table and Other Reminiscences by James T. Como
                                                                                                              3. Gladstone: A Progress in Politics by Peter Stansky
                                                                                                            16. Patricia Nosher, pp. 171-174
                                                                                                            17. Cover by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                            September 24, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                            2. "Acknowledgments" by Paul Theroux, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                            3. "The Last of the Gold Star Mothers" by Carol Bly, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                            4. "A Fall" by Howard Moss, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                            5. "Moose in the Morning, Northern Maine" by Mona Van Duyn, pp. 44-46
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Italian Communist) by Jane Kramer, pp. 47-131
                                                                                                            7. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Donald Barthelme, pp. 132-133 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Green Room (1978 Film) by Francois Truffaut
                                                                                                              2. Love and Bullets (1979 Film) by Stuart Rosenberg
                                                                                                            8. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 134-145
                                                                                                            9. Football by J.W.L., pp. 146-148
                                                                                                            10. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 149-154
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Bloomsbury by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 155-160 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Bloomsbury: A House of Lions by Leon Edel
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 161 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Shadow of the Moon by M.M. Kaye
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              General Voltaire, by Jean Orieux, pp. 162-166 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Voltaire by Jean Orieux
                                                                                                              2. So Sweet to Labor by Norton Juster
                                                                                                              3. Thornton Wilder: His World by Linda Simon
                                                                                                              4. Persons of Consequence by Louis Auchincloss
                                                                                                              5. Balthus by Jean Leymarie
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                        4. [+]
                                                                                                          Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1979 = 7 Issues, 111 Articles
                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                            November 19, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-41
                                                                                                            2. "The U.P.S. Man" by Michael Brownstein, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            3. "Speck's Idea" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                            4. "Hotel Sierra" by David St. John, pp. 46-99
                                                                                                            5. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                            6. Reflections (SALT) by Daniel Patrick Moynihan, pp. 104-182
                                                                                                            7. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for Women), pp. 183-203
                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Nicholas Kenyon, pp. 204-211
                                                                                                            9. Further Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 212-215
                                                                                                            10. Football by J.W.L., pp. 216-217
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Renata Adler, pp. 218-222 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Shout (1978 Film) by Jerzy Skolimowski
                                                                                                              2. The Runner Stumbles (1979 Film) by Stanley Kramer
                                                                                                              3. Natural Enemies (1979 Film) by Jeff Kanew
                                                                                                              4. The Fish that Saved Pittsburgh (1979 Film) by Gilbert Moses
                                                                                                              5. Don Giovanni (1979 Film) by Joseph Losey
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: You Are a Rock by Mollie Panter-Downes, pp. 223-232 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Clementine Churchill by Mary Soames
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 233 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. A Short Walk by Alice Childress
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Man Who Kept the Secrets, by Thomas Powers, pp. 234-238 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Man Who Kept the Secrets by Thomas Powers
                                                                                                              2. Daguerreotypes and Other Essays by Isak Dinesen
                                                                                                              3. Arab Politics in Palestine, 1917-1939 by Ann Mosely Lesch
                                                                                                              4. The Pursuit of Perfection by Garry O'Connor
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Marisabina Russo
                                                                                                          2. [+]
                                                                                                            November 26, 1979 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-42
                                                                                                            2. "She Will Make You Very Happy" by Shirley Hazzard, pp. 43-45
                                                                                                            3. "The Colors of Our Age: Pink and Black" by Dave Smith, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                            4. "With the Potters" by Katharine Andres, pp. 48-52
                                                                                                            5. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 53-114
                                                                                                            6. The Theatre (Off Broadway) by Brendan Gill, pp. 115-116
                                                                                                            7. Football by J.W.L., pp. 117-119
                                                                                                            8. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for the House), pp. 120-141
                                                                                                            9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 142-170
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Renata Adler, pp. 171-175 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Starting Over (1979 Film) by Alan J. Pakula
                                                                                                              2. The Magician of Lublin (1979 Film) by Menahem Golan
                                                                                                              3. Head Over Heels (1979 Film) by Joan Micklin Silver
                                                                                                            11. A Reporter at Large (The Presidential Campaign) by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 176-217
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Father and Son by Whitney Balliett, pp. 218-220 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Just Above My Head by James Baldwin
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 221 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. A Coat of Varnish by C.P. Snow
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              General Out of This Century, by Peggy Guggenheim, pp. 222-226 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Out of This Century by Peggy Guggenheim
                                                                                                              2. Civilizations of the Holy Land by Paul Johnson
                                                                                                              3. Marie Walewska by Christine Sutherland
                                                                                                            15. Cover by Joseph Low
                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                            December 3, 1979 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-38
                                                                                                            2. "The Call" by Edna O'Brien, p. 39
                                                                                                            3. "St. Clement's Church: Harris, Outer Hebrides" by Richard Hugo, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            4. "Moon Over Alani Beach" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            5. "The Cold" by Robert Pinsky, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Hans Bethe---Part I) by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 50-107
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 108
                                                                                                            8. Off Broadway by Brendan Gill, pp. 108-115
                                                                                                            9. Our Local Correspondents (Jabbo Smith) by Whitney Balliett, pp. 116-125
                                                                                                            10. Reflections (Cold War) by William Pfaff, pp. 126-140
                                                                                                            11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 141-147
                                                                                                            12. Further Events by Nicholas Kenyon, pp. 148-153
                                                                                                            13. Concert Records by Winthrop Sargeant, pp. 154-159
                                                                                                            14. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for Men), pp. 160-177
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Roger Angell, pp. 178-182 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Boardwalk (1979 Film) by Stephen Verona
                                                                                                              2. Bread and Chocolate (1974 Film) by Franco Brusati
                                                                                                            16. Football by J.W.L., pp. 183-187
                                                                                                            17. Books by Faith McNulty, pp. 188-222
                                                                                                            18. Cover by Andre Francois
                                                                                                          4. [+]
                                                                                                            December 10, 1979 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-39
                                                                                                            2. "The Evans Farm" by Heidi Landecker, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            3. "A Little Farther Up the Road, A Little Farther Down the Dial" by John Rolfe Gardiner, pp. 42-44
                                                                                                            4. "Tamar" by Mark Helprin, p. 45
                                                                                                            5. "With the Gift of an Alabaster Tortoise" by James Wright, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Hans Bethe---Part II) by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 52-112
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 113-115
                                                                                                            8. On and Off the Avenue (Christmas Gifts for Children), pp. 116-163
                                                                                                            9. U.S. Journal: Emmaus, Pa. by Calvin Trillin, pp. 164-175
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Roger Angell, pp. 176-181 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Robert et Robert (1979 Film) by Claude Lelouch
                                                                                                              2. Each Other (1979 Film) by Michal Bat-Adam
                                                                                                            11. Football by J.W.L., pp. 182-183
                                                                                                            12. Letter from London by Mollie Panter-Downes, pp. 184-191
                                                                                                            13. Musical Events by Nicholas Kenyon, pp. 192-199
                                                                                                            14. Further Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 200-207
                                                                                                            15. Reflections (Iran) by William Pfaff, pp. 208-216
                                                                                                            16. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, p. 217 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Fergus Lamont by Robin Jenkins
                                                                                                              2. The Uncollected Stories of William Faulkner by Joseph Blotner and William Faulkner
                                                                                                            17. [+]
                                                                                                              General A Victorian Courtship, by Jeanne MacKenzie, p. 217 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Victorian Courtship by Jeanne MacKenzie
                                                                                                              2. Isaac Bashevis Singer by Paul Kresh
                                                                                                            18. Richard Rovere, pp. 218-222
                                                                                                            19. Cover by Charles E. Martin
                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                            December 17, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-38
                                                                                                            2. "The Sixth Man" by Veronica Geng, p. 39
                                                                                                            3. "At Last" by Jamaica Kincaid, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                            4. "Fishing for Coyotes" by Alan Cheuse, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                            5. "Peter's Tattoos" by James Merrill, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Hans Bethe---Part III) by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                            7. "White Field" by Daniel Halpern, pp. 50-99
                                                                                                            8. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 100-106
                                                                                                            9. On and Off the Avenue (The Christmas Table), pp. 107-129
                                                                                                            10. Reflections (SALT) by John Newhouse, pp. 130-166
                                                                                                            11. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Roger Angell, pp. 167-170 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Star Trek - The Motion Picture (1979 Film) by Robert Wise
                                                                                                              2. The Jerk (1979 Film) by Carl Reiner
                                                                                                            12. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 171-173
                                                                                                            13. Further Events by Nicholas Kenyon, pp. 174-182
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Eugene Mihaesco
                                                                                                          6. [+]
                                                                                                            December 24, 1979 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                            2. "Home" by James Robison, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                            3. "Greetings, Friends!" by Roger Angell, p. 37
                                                                                                            4. "A Night in the Poorhouse" by Isaac Bashevis Singer, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                            5. "A Christmas Storm" by Howard Nemerov, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Pella, Iowa) by Berton Roueche, pp. 46-69
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                            8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Richard Reeves, pp. 74-80
                                                                                                            9. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Roger Angell, pp. 81-83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Kramer vs. Kramer (1979 Film) by Robert Benton
                                                                                                              2. Chapter Two (1979 Film) by Robert Moore
                                                                                                              3. Stay as You Are (1979 Film) by Alberto Lattuada
                                                                                                              4. 1941~~Nineteen Forty-One (1979 Film) by Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                            10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 84-86
                                                                                                            11. Further Events by Nicholas Kenyon, p. 87
                                                                                                            12. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 88-94
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: An Old-Fashioned Novel by John Updike, pp. 95-97 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. The Pornographer by John McGahern
                                                                                                            14. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 98-101 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. A Stopping Place by A.G. Mojtabai
                                                                                                              2. The Top of the Hill by Irwin Shaw
                                                                                                            15. [+]
                                                                                                              General The Second Mrs. Hardy, by Robert Gittings and ..., pp. 102-106 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Second Mrs. Hardy by Robert Gittings and Jo Manton
                                                                                                              2. An American Bestiary by Mary Sayre Haverstock
                                                                                                              3. The Great Book of Currier and Ives' America by Walton H. Rawls
                                                                                                            16. Cover by William Steig
                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                            December 31, 1979 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                            1. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                            2. "True Loves" by Mark Strand, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                            3. "Auto-Da-Fe" by Robert Penn Warren, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                            4. "Snow" by Alice Adams, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                            5. "Toronto Means the Meeting Place" by Douglas Crase, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                            6. Profiles (Patrick Oliphant) by James Stevenson, pp. 38-46
                                                                                                            7. The Theatre by Brendan Gill, p. 47
                                                                                                            8. Musical Events by Nicholas Kenyon, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                            9. "Leningrad Cemetery, Winter of 1941" by Sharon Olds, p. 51
                                                                                                            10. [+]
                                                                                                              The Current Cinema by Roger Angell, pp. 52-54 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. The Electric Horseman (1979 Film) by Sydney Pollack
                                                                                                              2. Going in Style (1979 Film) by Martin Brest
                                                                                                              3. Cuba (1979 Film) by Richard Lester
                                                                                                            11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 55-59
                                                                                                            12. [+]
                                                                                                              Books: Dead Letters by George Steiner, pp. 60-61 - 1 Review
                                                                                                              1. Letters by John Barth
                                                                                                            13. [+]
                                                                                                              Briefly Noted, pp. 62-66 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                              1. Royal Charles: Charles II and the Restoration by Antonia Fraser
                                                                                                              2. China Called Me by Percy Chen
                                                                                                              3. My Oxford, My Cambridge by Ann Thwaite and Ronald Hayman
                                                                                                              4. Queen Victoria's Sketchbook by Marina Warner
                                                                                                            14. Cover by Edward Koren
                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                      Issues of the 1980s = 10 Years, 505 Issues, 7,157 Articles
                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                        Issues of 1980 = 52 Issues, 801 Articles
                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                          Issues of 1981 = 50 Issues, 750 Articles
                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                            Issues of 1982 = 46 Issues, 659 Articles
                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                              Issues of 1983 = 47 Issues, 665 Articles
                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                Issues of 1984 = 51 Issues, 708 Articles
                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                  Issues of 1985 = 52 Issues, 744 Articles
                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                    Issues of 1986 = 51 Issues, 703 Articles
                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                      Issues of 1987 = 52 Issues, 688 Articles
                                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                                        Issues of 1988 = 52 Issues, 708 Articles
                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of 1989 = 52 Issues, 731 Articles
                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                          Issues of the 1990s = 10 Years, 479 Issues, 8,890 Articles
                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                            Issues of 1990 = 52 Issues, 718 Articles
                                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                                              Issues of 1991 = 51 Issues, 697 Articles
                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                Issues of 1992 = 52 Issues, 822 Articles
                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                  Issues of 1993 = 50 Issues, 1,039 Articles
                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of 1994 = 49 Issues, 953 Articles
                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                      Issues of 1995 = 48 Issues, 985 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Issues of 1996 = 46 Issues, 970 Articles
                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                          Issues of 1997 = 42 Issues, 851 Articles
                                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                                            Issues of 1998 = 45 Issues, 937 Articles
                                                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                                                              Issues of 1999 = 44 Issues, 918 Articles
                                                                                                                                            2. [+]
                                                                                                                                              Issues of the 2000s = 10 Years, 436 Issues, 7,939 Articles
                                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2000 = 46 Issues, 840 Articles
                                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2001 = 41 Issues, 716 Articles
                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2002 = 46 Issues, 794 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Issues of 2003 = 46 Issues, 827 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Issues of 2004 = 42 Issues, 738 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Issues of 2005 = 47 Issues, 829 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Issues of 2006 = 46 Issues, 832 Articles
                                                                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                              Issues of 2007 = 46 Issues, 876 Articles
                                                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2008 = 34 Issues, 664 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2009 = 42 Issues, 823 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 3 Issues, 50 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles