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                                                                                                                                    Issues of Jan.-Mar. 1992 = 13 Issues, 166 Articles
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                                                                                                                                      January 6, 1992 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Conversations About Art" by Benoit van Innis, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "You Name It" by Tom Drury, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                      5. "Ice" by Charlie Smith, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                                                      6. "Rapallo" by Thom Gunn, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                      7. Profiles (Kanan and Mohamed Makiya) by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 40-65
                                                                                                                                      8. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 66-68
                                                                                                                                      9. Letter from London by Julian Barnes, pp. 69-74
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                                                                                                                                        The Dissenter by Louis Menand, pp. 75-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Justice from Beacon Hill by Liva Baker
                                                                                                                                      11. Cover by Gurbuz Dogan Eksioglu
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                                                                                                                                      January 13, 1992 Issue = 10 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-20
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                      3. "The Wedding of Henry Markowitz" by Allegra Goodman, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Nearsighted" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                                      5. "Simone Weil: The Year of Factory Work (1934-35)" by Edward Hirsch, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter at Large (Singapore) by Stan Sesser, pp. 37-68
                                                                                                                                      7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 69-72
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                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 73-75 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. JFK (1991 Film) by Oliver Stone
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                                                                                                                                        Monkey and Buzzard by Adam Gopnik, pp. 76-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Unforgettable by Leslie Gourse
                                                                                                                                        2. Michael Jackson: The Magic and the Madness by J. Randy Taraborrelli
                                                                                                                                      10. Cover by Saul Steinberg
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                                                                                                                                      January 20, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Rating the Hot New H2Os" by Bruce McCall, p. 28
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Handbook of Interracial Dating" by Darryl Pinckney, p. 29
                                                                                                                                      5. "Beautiful Miles" by Sydney Lea, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                      6. "Bedrooms" by Sandra McPherson, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                                      7. A Reporter at Large (Mongolia) by Fred C. Shapiro, pp. 39-58
                                                                                                                                      8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 59-61
                                                                                                                                      9. Reflections (The Disorders of Peace) by Richard J. Barnet, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                      10. "Naked Seed" by Celia Gilbert, pp. 66-74
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                                                                                                                                        The Method of "The Method" by Michael Sragow, pp. 75-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Method Actors by Steve Vineberg
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                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 80-82 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Scramble for Africa by Thomas Pakenham
                                                                                                                                        2. Nixon: Ruin and Recovery, 1973-1990 by Stephen E. Ambrose
                                                                                                                                        3. A Time for Tea by Jason Goodwin
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by Barbara Westman
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                                                                                                                                      January 27, 1992 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Keiretsu" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "Gomorrah" by Christine Holbo, p. 30
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Little Heart" by Jean Thompson, pp. 31-33
                                                                                                                                      6. "Red House" by Rachel Hadas, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                      7. Report from Ukraine by Robert Cullen, pp. 37-45
                                                                                                                                      8. "Here" by Mark Strand, pp. 46-57
                                                                                                                                      9. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, pp. 58-59
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                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 60-63 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Prince of Tides (1991 Film) by Barbra Streisand
                                                                                                                                      11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 64-68
                                                                                                                                      12. A Critic at Large (Oliver Schreiner) by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 69-83
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                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 84 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Gold-Bug Variations by Richard Powers
                                                                                                                                        2. Goodness by Tim Parks
                                                                                                                                        3. Eve's Tattoo by Emily Prager
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General The Destructive War, by Charles Royster, pp. 84-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Destructive War by Charles Royster
                                                                                                                                        2. The Man to See by Evan Thomas
                                                                                                                                      15. Cover by Danny Shanahan
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                                                                                                                                      February 3, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "That's No Fun" by Julie Hecht, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Phantom Agents" by John Ashbery, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles (Jesse Jackson---Part I) by Marshall Frady, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      6. "The Coptic Wedding" by Ruth Fainlight, pp. 38-69
                                                                                                                                      7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                      8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                      9. In Fashion by Holly Brubach, pp. 78-82
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        mr. lower case by Brad Leithauser, pp. 83-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. E.E. Cummings: Complete Poems, 1904-1962 by George J. Firmage and E.E. Cummings
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. A Landing on the Sun by Michael Frayn
                                                                                                                                        2. The Kindness of Women by J.G. Ballard
                                                                                                                                        3. The Weight of Winter by Cathie Pelletier
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General A Secret Country: The Hidden Australia, by Joh..., pp. 88-90 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. A Secret Country: The Hidden Australia by John Pilger
                                                                                                                                        2. Woodrow Wilson: A Biography by August Heckscher
                                                                                                                                        3. Unearthing Atlantis by Charles R. Pellegrino
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by Bob Knox
                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                      February 10, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-24
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                      3. "A Real Life" by Alice Munro, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Butcher's Son" by Thom Gunn, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                                                      5. "Mr. Cogito and a Poet of a Certain Age" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Jesse Jackson---Part II) by Marshall Frady, pp. 41-75
                                                                                                                                      7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                      8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 81-84 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Naked Lunch (1991 Film) by David Cronenberg
                                                                                                                                        2. Let Him Have It (1991 Film) by Peter Medak
                                                                                                                                        3. High Heels (1991 Film) by Pedro Almodovar
                                                                                                                                      10. Annals of Science (Sleep) by A. Alvarez, pp. 85-94
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Good Women of Sichuan by Naomi Bliven, pp. 95-97 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China by Jung Chang
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 98 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Murther and Walking Spirits by Robertson Davies
                                                                                                                                        2. Violence by Richard Bausch
                                                                                                                                        3. Biography by Celia Gittelson
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Dreadnought, by Robert K. Massie, pp. 98-102 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Dreadnought by Robert K. Massie
                                                                                                                                        2. The Devil's Candy by Julie Salamon
                                                                                                                                        3. Bloody Dawn by Thomas P. Slaughter
                                                                                                                                        4. Whiteout: Lost in Aspen by Ted Conover
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Donald Reilly
                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                      February 17, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Salt of Life" by Veronica Geng, pp. 28-30
                                                                                                                                      4. "Accident at the Sugar Beet" by Tom Drury, p. 31
                                                                                                                                      5. "White Shining Sea" by Charlie Smith, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                      6. "Memory During Antidepressant Treatment" by Karen Rose, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                                      7. Profiles (Jesse Jackson---Part III) by Marshall Frady, pp. 39-69
                                                                                                                                      8. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 70-74
                                                                                                                                      9. Popular Music by Elizabeth Wurtzel, pp. 75-79
                                                                                                                                      10. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 80-88
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Family Stories by Verlyn Klinkenborg, pp. 89-94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Come from Away by David MacFarlane
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by James Stevenson
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                                                                                                                                      February 24, 1992 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "The Wild West" by William Steig, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "Have You Ever" by Ian Frazier, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "Lost Ground" by William Trevor, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      6. "Self-Portrait in Tyvek(TM) Windbreaker" by James Merrill, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                      7. "Field Flowers" by Louise Gluck, pp. 42-56
                                                                                                                                      8. Reflections (Columbus) by Alastair Reid, pp. 57-69
                                                                                                                                      9. "The Prodigal" by Charles Simic, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                      10. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 76-78
                                                                                                                                      11. The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 79-81
                                                                                                                                      12. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                      13. Personal History (Early Innings) by Roger Angell, pp. 84-92
                                                                                                                                      14. In Fashion by Holly Brubach, pp. 93-95
                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Laughter from the Yokels by John Updike, pp. 98-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Impossible H.L. Mencken by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers and H.L. Mencken
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Tax Inspector by Peter Carey
                                                                                                                                        2. Cowboys Are My Weakness by Pam Houston
                                                                                                                                        3. Family Money by Nina Bawden
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General The End of History and the Last Man, by Franci..., pp. 102-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama
                                                                                                                                        2. Benevolence and Betrayal by Alexander Stille
                                                                                                                                      19. Cover by Rea Irvin
                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                      March 2, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Winter Barley" by Andrea Lee, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Delivery" by Mona Van Duyn, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles (David and Gregory Chudnovsky) by Richard Preston, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      6. "Good Times" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 38-67
                                                                                                                                      7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                      8. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 70-72
                                                                                                                                      9. Personal History (Africa) by Muriel Spark, pp. 73-80
                                                                                                                                      10. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 81-85
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Bad Friday by George Steiner, pp. 86-94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Simone Weil: Portrait of a Self-Exiled Jew by Thomas R. Nevin
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Ronald Searle
                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                      March 9, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-24
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                      3. "Cyberprez" by Richard Liebmann-Smith, p. 30
                                                                                                                                      4. "The High Priest of Frivolity" by George Konrad, p. 31
                                                                                                                                      5. "Winter Ball" by August Kleinzahler, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                      6. "A.M. Fog" by Mark Jarman, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                      7. Reflections (Television) by Bill McKibben, pp. 40-80
                                                                                                                                      8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 81
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 82-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. This Is My Life (1992 Film) by Nora Ephron
                                                                                                                                        2. Hear My Song (1992 Film) by Peter Chelsom
                                                                                                                                      10. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 85-92
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Phoning It In by Deborah Garrison, pp. 93-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Vox by Nicholson Baker
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                      March 16, 1992 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-30
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                      3. "Wilderness" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      4. "At the Acme Bar & Grill" by Julia Kasdorf, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Watches" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 46-55
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Alan Simpson) by John Newhouse, pp. 56-81
                                                                                                                                      7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                      8. A Neurologist's Notebook by Oliver Sacks, pp. 85-94
                                                                                                                                      9. Letter from Bolivia by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 95-107
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Briefly Noted, pp. 108-110 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The New Emperors by Harrison E. Salisbury
                                                                                                                                        2. A Woman, a Man and Two Kingdoms by Francis Steegmuller
                                                                                                                                        3. Fascinating Rhythm by Deena R. Rosenberg
                                                                                                                                      11. Cover by Danny Shanahan
                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                      March 23, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "The Rainy Season" by Roz Chast, p. 32
                                                                                                                                      4. "Authority Figures" by Daniel Menaker, pp. 33-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "Off-Season at the Edge of the World" by Debora Greger, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (James Laughlin) by Cynthia Zarin, p. 41
                                                                                                                                      7. "Wreckage at Lake Pontchartrain" by Dave Smith, pp. 42-64
                                                                                                                                      8. Letter from Moscow by David Remnick, pp. 65-87
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 88-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. American Dream (1991 Film) by Barbara Kopple
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Queen B. by Mindy Aloff, pp. 91-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Divine Sarah by Arthur Gold and Robert Fizdale
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Fortunate Lives by Robb Forman Dew
                                                                                                                                        2. A Case of Curiosities by Allen Kurzweil
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General The Death of an American Jewish Community, by ..., pp. 100-102 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Death of an American Jewish Community by Hillel Levine and Lawrence Harmon
                                                                                                                                        2. Teller's War by William J. Broad
                                                                                                                                        3. Poets, Poetics and Politics by Richard Gillman, Michael Paul Novak, and Rolfe Humphries, ...
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by John O'Brien
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                                                                                                                                      March 30, 1992 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-28
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                      3. "Sleep" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      4. "Gold Lily" by Louise Gluck, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                      5. "Withered Compliments" by John Ashbery, pp. 44-55
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Eliot Fisk) by Kennedy Fraser, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                      7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 66-68
                                                                                                                                      8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, p. 69
                                                                                                                                      9. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 70-78
                                                                                                                                      10. Reflections (Alfred Chester's Wig) by Cynthia Ozick, pp. 79-100
                                                                                                                                      11. Cover by Bob Knox
                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1992 = 13 Issues, 178 Articles
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                                                                                                                                      April 6, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "The Talk in Eliza's Kitchen" by Lore Segal, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "Itemized Expenses" by Lars Gustafsson, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "Day's Work" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Julius Monk) by Whitney Balliett, pp. 38-52
                                                                                                                                      7. Report from Turkestan by Robin Wright, pp. 53-75
                                                                                                                                      8. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 76-78
                                                                                                                                      9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, p. 79
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 80-82 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. White Men Can't Jump (1992 Film) by Ron Shelton
                                                                                                                                        2. Basic Instinct (1992 Film) by Paul Verhoeven
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Smog Shadows and Fog (1992 Film), by Woody Allen by Michael Sragow, p. 83 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Shadows and Fog (1992 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                        2. Noises Off (1992 Film) by Peter Bogdanovich
                                                                                                                                      12. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 84-89
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Kat and Maus by Ethan Mordden, pp. 90-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Maus: A Survivor's Tale by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Heidi Goennel
                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                      April 13, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Mousetrap" by Jane Shapiro, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "A Cadenza" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                      5. "Girl Games" by Janet Kauffman, p. 37
                                                                                                                                      6. "Empty Room" by David Woo, pp. 38-40
                                                                                                                                      7. Annals of Science (A Silent Childhood---Part I) by Russ Rymer, pp. 41-53
                                                                                                                                      8. "The Skeleton of a Trout in Shallow Water" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 54-81
                                                                                                                                      9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                      10. Popular Music by Elizabeth Wurtzel, pp. 84-88
                                                                                                                                      11. Letter from Japan by Patrick Smith, pp. 89-99
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Backwater by James Lardner, pp. 100-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Praying for Sheetrock by Melissa Fay Greene
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by Stephanie Skalisky
                                                                                                                                    3. [+]
                                                                                                                                      April 20, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-28
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                      3. "His Mother Inside Him" by John Updike, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                      4. "Charades" by Lorrie Moore, p. 37
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Insult" by C.K. Williams, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Science (A Silent Childhood---Part II) by Russ Rymer, p. 43
                                                                                                                                      7. "Prospect Park, Holy Week" by Julia Kasdorf, pp. 44-77
                                                                                                                                      8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, p. 81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Player (1992 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Whistling Dixie Mississippi Masala (1992 Film), by Mira Nair by Michael Sragow, pp. 82-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Mississippi Masala (1992 Film) by Mira Nair
                                                                                                                                        2. My Cousin Vinny (1992 Film) by Jonathan Lynn
                                                                                                                                      11. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Travelling Circus) by David Owen, pp. 85-89
                                                                                                                                      12. "The Dead" by Charles Simic, pp. 90-99
                                                                                                                                      13. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 100-106
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Jenni Oliver
                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                      April 27, 1992 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                      3. "Blind Date" by Huguette Martel, p. 34
                                                                                                                                      4. "A Wilderness Station" by Alice Munro, p. 35
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Fragility of Heavy Machinery" by Caroline Fraser, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                      6. "Cook's Tour" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 44-51
                                                                                                                                      7. A Reporter at Large (Cuba) by John Newhouse, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                      8. "Potato Eaters" by Leonard Nathan, pp. 58-83
                                                                                                                                      9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                      10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                      11. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                      12. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 94-98
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        A Lute Suspended by Lloyd Rose, pp. 99-105 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Edgar A. Poe by Kenneth Silverman
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 106 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Wise Children by Angela Carter
                                                                                                                                        2. A Closed Eye by Anita Brookner
                                                                                                                                        3. Very Old Bones by William Kennedy
                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Two Nations, by Andrew Hacker, pp. 107-110 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Two Nations by Andrew Hacker
                                                                                                                                        2. Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume One, 1884-1933 by Blanche Wiesen Cook
                                                                                                                                        3. Migrations to Solitude by Sue Halpern
                                                                                                                                      16. Cover by George Booth
                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                      May 4, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Naked Ladies" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "Lines for the Winter Recess" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles (Giorgio Stehler) by Harvey Sachs, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                      6. "Labrador" by Mark Strand, pp. 42-59
                                                                                                                                      7. "Requiescat: Western Union" by Philip Booth, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                      8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                      9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 74-75 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Howards End (1992 Film) by James Ivory
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Big Lugs The Babe (1992 Film), by Arthur Hiller by Michael Sragow, pp. 76-77 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Babe (1992 Film) by Arthur Hiller
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from London by Julian Barnes, pp. 78-92
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: A Holy Fool by Louis Menand, pp. 93-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Outerbridge Reach by Robert Stone
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Ann McCarthy
                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                      May 11, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Linton's Whatnots" by Ian Frazier, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "Silent Passengers" by Larry Woiwode, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "Divination in the Park" by Vijay Seshadri, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter at Large (Poland) by Lawrence Weschler, p. 41
                                                                                                                                      7. "The Large Studio" by John Ashbery, pp. 42-59
                                                                                                                                      8. "Guesthouse, Union City, Michigan" by Nancy Willard, pp. 60-77
                                                                                                                                      9. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                      10. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 80-84
                                                                                                                                      11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 85-87
                                                                                                                                      12. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 88-92
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        A Critic at Large by Salman Rushdie, pp. 93-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Danny Shanahan
                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                      May 18, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Things to Care For" by Judy Troy, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "Spring Trances" by August Kleinzahler, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "Mrs. Box" by Michael Chabon, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                      6. "The Death of the Nurse" by Elisabeth Harvor, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                      7. Report from Cambodia by Stan Sesser, pp. 43-63
                                                                                                                                      8. "Farewell to the City" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 64-75
                                                                                                                                      9. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 76-78
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 79-80 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Stranger (1992 Film) by Satyajit Ray
                                                                                                                                        2. Night on Earth (1991 Film) by Jim Jarmusch
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Holier Than Thou A Midnight Clear (1992 Film), by Keith Gordon by Michael Sragow, pp. 81-82 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. A Midnight Clear (1992 Film) by Keith Gordon
                                                                                                                                        2. The Playboys (1992 Film) by Gillies MacKinnon
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 83-90
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: After the Ball Was Over by Joan Acocella, pp. 91-102 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Vaslav Nijinsky by Peter Ostwald
                                                                                                                                        2. The Last Years of Nijinsky by Romola de Pulszky Nijinsky
                                                                                                                                        3. Nijinsky and Romola by Tamara Nijinsky
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Kathy Osborn Young
                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                      May 25, 1992 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Poltergeists" by Jane Shapiro, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                      4. "Dragonfly Reserve" by Barbara Jordan, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                      6. "The Season" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 42-64
                                                                                                                                      7. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Gastronomy (Chili Peppers) by Jane Stern and Michael Stern, pp. 68-79
                                                                                                                                      9. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Nobody Gets Away with Everything by John Updike, pp. 84-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Tropical Night Falling by Manuel Puig
                                                                                                                                        2. Time's Arrow by Martin Amis
                                                                                                                                      11. Cover by Susan Davis
                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                      June 1, 1992 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Millie's Gear Slips" by Roz Chast, p. 28
                                                                                                                                      4. "Maundy" by Christopher Hope, pp. 29-31
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Message" by Mark Levine, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Richard Evans Schultes) by E.J. Kahn, Jr., p. 35
                                                                                                                                      7. "Bubbles" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 36-45
                                                                                                                                      8. "Shirts" by Marianne Burke, pp. 46-58
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 59-61 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Incident at Oglala (1992 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                                                        2. The Restless Conscience (1992 Film) by Hava Kohav Beller
                                                                                                                                        3. Cousin Bobby (1992 Film) by Jonathan Demme
                                                                                                                                        4. Alien 3 (1992 Film) by David Fincher
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        O Pioneers! Far and Away (1992 Film), by Ron Howard by Michael Sragow, pp. 62-63 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Far and Away (1992 Film) by Ron Howard
                                                                                                                                        2. Wisecracks (1991 Film) by Gail Singer
                                                                                                                                      11. The Diplomatic Round (Earth Summit) by John Newhouse, pp. 64-78
                                                                                                                                      12. The Theatre by Mimi Kramer, p. 79
                                                                                                                                      13. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Wild Life by Verlyn Klinkenborg, pp. 84-85 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Native American Testimony by Peter Nabokov
                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 86 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Dreaming in Cuban by Cristina Garcia
                                                                                                                                        2. The End of the Novel by Michael Kruger
                                                                                                                                        3. At Weddings and Wakes by Alice McDermott
                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Letters of Gustave Courbet, by Petra Ten-Doess..., p. 87 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Letters of Gustave Courbet by Petra Ten-Doesschate Chu and Gustave Courbet
                                                                                                                                        2. The American Religion by Harold Bloom
                                                                                                                                        3. Fugitive Spring by Deborah Digges
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Mystery and Crime Strange Loyalties, by William McIlvanney, pp. 88-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Strange Loyalties by William McIlvanney
                                                                                                                                        2. A Stained White Radiance by James Lee Burke
                                                                                                                                      18. Cover by Bob Knox
                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                      June 8, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Eyes On" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "A Nurse" by Ellen Cooney, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "La Tristesse" by James Laughlin, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Crime (The Midwest---Part I) by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                      7. "Freundschaft" by Julia Kasdorf, pp. 42-67
                                                                                                                                      8. "Alchemist" by Leonard Nathan, pp. 68-70
                                                                                                                                      9. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 71-76
                                                                                                                                      10. Reflections (The Kirov) by Elizabeth Kendall#2, pp. 77-89
                                                                                                                                      11. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: My Country, 'Tis of Thee by Naomi Bliven, pp. 94-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Anti-Americanism by Paul Hollander
                                                                                                                                        2. The Old World's New World by C. Vann Woodward
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                      June 15, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-28
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                      3. "The Empty House" by Scott B. Smith, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      4. "My Sister's Voice" by Philip Levine, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                      5. "A Gilded Lapse of Time" by Gjertrud Schnackenberg, pp. 44-53
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Crime (The Midwest---Part II) by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 54-77
                                                                                                                                      7. "Three Photographs" by Charles Simic, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                      8. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, p. 86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Patriot Games (1992 Film) by Phillip Noyce
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Rehab The Waterdance (1992 Film), by Michael Steinbe... by Michael Sragow, pp. 87-89 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Waterdance (1992 Film) by Michael Steinberg #2 and Neal Jimenez
                                                                                                                                        2. Sister Act (1992 Film) by Emile Ardolino
                                                                                                                                      11. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 90-96
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: In Higher and Healthier Ways by Brad Leithauser, pp. 97-102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Golden Treasury by Francis Palgrave and Christopher Ricks
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by John O'Brien
                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                      June 22, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-24
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                      3. "This Bed" by Adam Schwartz, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                      4. "A Lecture" by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 32-39
                                                                                                                                      5. A Reporter at Large (Iran) by Robin Wright, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                      6. "A Rough Night" by Mary Jo Salter, pp. 44-83
                                                                                                                                      7. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                      8. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                      9. Our Local Correspondents (Supermarket) by Susan Orlean, pp. 90-104
                                                                                                                                      10. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 105-107
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: The Buccaneer by David Cannadine, pp. 108-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Robert Boothby by Robert Rhodes James
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                      June 29, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-24
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                      3. "Career Move" by Martin Amis, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                      4. "Wisdom of the Desert Fathers" by Katha Pollitt, pp. 32-38
                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles (Richard Goode) by David Blum, p. 39
                                                                                                                                      6. "Baked Alaska" by John Ashbery, pp. 40-62
                                                                                                                                      7. Popular Music by Elizabeth Wurtzel, pp. 63-70
                                                                                                                                      8. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, p. 71 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Batman Returns (1992 Film) by Tim Burton
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Family Values Crisscross (1992 Film), by Chris Menges by Michael Sragow, pp. 72-73 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Crisscross (1992 Film) by Chris Menges
                                                                                                                                        2. Housesitter (1992 Film) by Frank Oz
                                                                                                                                        3. Monster in a Box (1992 Film) by Nick Broomfield
                                                                                                                                      10. Letter from Hong Kong by Fred C. Shapiro, pp. 74-82
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Muse of Fire by Lloyd Rose, pp. 83-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Laurence Olivier: A Biography by Donald Spoto
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Pamela Paparone
                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1992 = 13 Issues, 181 Articles
                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                      July 6, 1992 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Also Available" by Louis Menand, p. 28
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Other Family" by Robert Bingham, p. 29
                                                                                                                                      5. "Fireworks" by William Matthews, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                      6. The World of Business (Time Warner) by Connie Bruck, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                                      7. "Passes" by Caroline Fraser, pp. 38-56
                                                                                                                                      8. The Theatre by Edith Oliver and Mimi Kramer, p. 57
                                                                                                                                      9. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                      10. In Fashion by Holly Brubach, pp. 62-66
                                                                                                                                      11. Musical Events by Andrew Porter, pp. 67-69
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: The Little Big Book by Anna Shapiro, pp. 76-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Little Follies by Eric Kraft
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Day of Atonement by A. Alvarez
                                                                                                                                        2. Primitive People by Francine Prose
                                                                                                                                        3. The Living by Annie Dillard
                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Driven Patriot, by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas..., pp. 80-82 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Driven Patriot by Townsend Hoopes and Douglas Brinkley
                                                                                                                                        2. A Pot of Paint by Linda Merrill
                                                                                                                                      16. Cover by Warren Miller
                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                      July 13, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Furniture Reunion" by John S.P. Walker, p. 28
                                                                                                                                      4. "A White Horse" by Thom Jones, pp. 29-31
                                                                                                                                      5. "Poems by Ships at Sea" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of the Antiquities Trade by Dan Hofstadter, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      7. "Gettysburg: July 1, 1863" by Jane Kenyon, pp. 38-57
                                                                                                                                      8. "Cicadas" by James Reidel, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Michael Sragow, pp. 66-69 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. A League of Their Own (1992 Film) by Penny Marshall
                                                                                                                                        2. Unlawful Entry (1992 Film) by Jonathan Kaplan
                                                                                                                                        3. Boomerang (1992 Film) by Reginald Hudlin
                                                                                                                                      10. Letter from Sudan by Raymond Bonner, pp. 70-83
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Mandarins by John Updike, pp. 84-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Watermark by Joseph Brodsky
                                                                                                                                        2. That Mighty Sculptor, Time by Marguerite Yourcenar
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                    3. [+]
                                                                                                                                      July 20, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Do the Windows Open?" by Julie Hecht, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "July" by John Updike, pp. 30-37
                                                                                                                                      5. Annals of the Antiquities Trade by Dan Hofstadter, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                      6. "Blunt Morning" by Edward Hirsch, pp. 40-53
                                                                                                                                      7. "The Firemen" by Deborah Garrison, pp. 54-65
                                                                                                                                      8. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 66-68
                                                                                                                                      9. Letter from London by Julian Barnes, pp. 69-73
                                                                                                                                      10. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 74-78
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: The Hammer and the Nail by Louis Menand, pp. 79-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Native Son by Richard A. Wright
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Kathy Osborn Young
                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                      July 27, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 3-18
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-23
                                                                                                                                      3. "Baby's First Step" by John Updike, pp. 24-27
                                                                                                                                      4. "Parachute Silk" by Emily Carter, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Exodus of Peaches" by Nancy Willard, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter at Large (Siberia) by Robert Cullen, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      7. "Even" by Marie Ponsot, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                      8. "Octopus" by John Lindgren, pp. 44-52
                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Michael Sragow, pp. 53-55 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Universal Soldier (1992 Film) by Roland Emmerich
                                                                                                                                        2. One False Move (1991 Film) by Carl Franklin
                                                                                                                                        3. The Best Intentions (1992 Film) by Bille August
                                                                                                                                        4. A Stranger Among Us (1992 Film) by Sidney Lumet
                                                                                                                                        5. Prelude to a Kiss (1992 Film) by Norman Rene
                                                                                                                                      10. A Neurologist's Notebook by Oliver Sacks, pp. 56-66
                                                                                                                                      11. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 67-71
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 72 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Painted Alphabet by Diana Darling
                                                                                                                                        2. Brightness Falls by Jay McInerney
                                                                                                                                        3. Turtle Moon by Alice Hoffman
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Complete Collected Essays, by V.S. Pritchett, pp. 72-74 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Complete Collected Essays by V.S. Pritchett
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Ronald Searle
                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                      August 3, 1992 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Weekend in Vermont" by Huguette Martel, p. 28
                                                                                                                                      4. "Change in Louise" by Tom Drury, pp. 29-31
                                                                                                                                      5. "Transatlantic" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (Rosemary Clooney) by Whitney Balliett, p. 37
                                                                                                                                      7. "Lives of the Painters: Artists' Antidotes" by Richard Howard, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                      8. Report from Dachau by Timothy W. Ryback, pp. 43-47
                                                                                                                                      9. "Sick, Away from Home" by Jean Valentine, pp. 48-61
                                                                                                                                      10. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                      11. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 66-72
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: A Steely Glitter Chasing Shadows by Helen Vendler, pp. 73-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Flow Chart by John Ashbery
                                                                                                                                      13. Cover by Devera Ehrenberg
                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                      August 10, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-20
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                      3. "Faculty Louge Surveillance Tapes" by Veronica Geng, p. 26
                                                                                                                                      4. "Drawn by Desire" by Michael Ondaatje, pp. 27-29
                                                                                                                                      5. "This Morning" by Charles Simic, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles (John Loring) by Holly Brubach, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      7. "A Family History" by Julia Kasdorf, pp. 36-49
                                                                                                                                      8. "In Umbria: A Snapshot" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 50-58
                                                                                                                                      9. Reflections (The Absence of Empire) by William Pfaff, pp. 59-69
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Michael Sragow, pp. 70-73 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Unforgiven (1992 Film) by Clint Eastwood
                                                                                                                                        2. Enchanted April (1992 Film) by Mike Newell
                                                                                                                                        3. Deep Blues (1991 Film) by Robert Mugge
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: English Lessons by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 74-78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Regeneration by Pat Barker
                                                                                                                                        2. Cambridge by Caryl Phillips
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
                                                                                                                                        2. Black Water by Joyce Carol Oates
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Woman of Valor, by Ellen Chesler, pp. 79-82 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Woman of Valor by Ellen Chesler
                                                                                                                                        2. Among the Thugs by Bill Buford
                                                                                                                                        3. Happy Isles of Oceania by Paul Theroux
                                                                                                                                        4. Fire on the Prairie by Gary Rivlin
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Edward Koren
                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                      August 17, 1992 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-20
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                      3. "Blown Away" by Lisa Walker, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                      4. "Disappeared" by Enid Shomer, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      5. "Little Whaley, Pawling, N.Y." by Marianne Burke, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter at Large (Insect Love) by Diane Ackerman, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      7. "Present" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 36-47
                                                                                                                                      8. "In the Woods" by Leonard Nathan, pp. 48-54
                                                                                                                                      9. Popular Music by Elizabeth Wurtzel, pp. 55-59
                                                                                                                                      10. Letter from Panama by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 60-71
                                                                                                                                      11. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 72-74
                                                                                                                                      12. The Sporting Scene (Baseball) by Roger Angell, pp. 75-86
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Cooler by the Lake by Larry Heinemann
                                                                                                                                        2. The Right Bitch by Anna Shapiro
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Capitol Games, by Timothy M. Phelps and Helen ..., pp. 87-90 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Capitol Games by Timothy M. Phelps and Helen Winternitz
                                                                                                                                        2. Down from Troy by Richard Selzer
                                                                                                                                        3. The Heart of the Sky by Peter Canby
                                                                                                                                      15. Cover by George Booth
                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                      August 24, 1992 Issue = 12 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-18
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-23
                                                                                                                                      3. "Archaeology" by Ivan Klima, pp. 24-27
                                                                                                                                      4. "Notes on the Reality of the Self" by Jorie Graham, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                                      5. The Sporting Scene (Surfing---Part I) by William Finnegan, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      6. "Austin, Texas" by Lars Gustafsson, pp. 36-55
                                                                                                                                      7. "Mother at Eighty" by Charlie Smith, pp. 56-59
                                                                                                                                      8. The Diplomatic Round (Yugoslavia) by John Newhouse, pp. 60-71
                                                                                                                                      9. Dancing by Alastair Macaulay, pp. 72-76
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Michael Sragow, pp. 77-80 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Single White Female (1992 Film) by Barbet Schroeder
                                                                                                                                        2. Whispers in the Dark (1992 Film) by Christopher Crowe
                                                                                                                                        3. Raising Cain (1992 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                                                                                        4. Afraid of the Dark (1992 Film) by Mark Peploe
                                                                                                                                        5. Death Becomes Her (1992 Film) by Robert Zemeckis
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Cat Man by George Steiner, pp. 81-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Celine: A Biography by Frederic Vitoux
                                                                                                                                      12. Cover by Danny Shanahan
                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                      August 31, 1992 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 3-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Secrets" by Judy Troy, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Musical Husbands" by Adam Gopnik, p. 35
                                                                                                                                      5. "A Shave by the Ganges" by Jeffrey Harrison, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                                      6. The Sporting Scene (Surfing---Part II) by William Finnegan, pp. 39-41
                                                                                                                                      7. "Undertakings" by Richard Howard, pp. 42-53
                                                                                                                                      8. "Hourglass" by Josephine Jacobsen, pp. 54-68
                                                                                                                                      9. The Sky Line by Brendan Gill, pp. 69-75
                                                                                                                                      10. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 76-80
                                                                                                                                      11. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 81
                                                                                                                                      12. Around City Hall by Andy Logan, pp. 82-86
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        A Critic at Large by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 87-103 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
                                                                                                                                        2. Gone With the Wind (1939 Film) by Victor Fleming, George Cukor, and Sam Wood
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Patron Saint of Liars by Ann Patchett
                                                                                                                                        2. The D. Case by Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini, and Charles Dickens, ...
                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General The End of Equality, by Mickey Kaus, pp. 104-106 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The End of Equality by Mickey Kaus
                                                                                                                                        2. Water and Light by Stephen Harrigan
                                                                                                                                      16. Cover by Bob Knox
                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                      September 7, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-20
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                      3. "Frisco Shift Sparks Hegira Flurry" by Bruce McCall, p. 26
                                                                                                                                      4. "Great Barrier Reef" by Diane Johnson, pp. 27-29
                                                                                                                                      5. In the Night Without End" by Mark Strand, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of the Former World (Geology---Part I) by John McPhee, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                      7. "The Reappeared" by Vijay Seshadri, pp. 38-49
                                                                                                                                      8. "At the Optometrist's" by Nancy Willard, pp. 50-68
                                                                                                                                      9. A Reporter at Large (Israel) by Milton Viorst, pp. 69-83
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 84-85 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Bob Roberts (1992 Film) by Tim Robbins
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Free to Be Elvis Honeymoon in Vegas (1992 Film), by Andrew Bergman by Michael Sragow, pp. 86-87 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Honeymoon in Vegas (1992 Film) by Andrew Bergman
                                                                                                                                        2. A Brief History of Time (1991 Film) by Errol Morris
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 88-94
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Briefly Noted, pp. 95-98 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Crossing Blood by Nanci Kincaid
                                                                                                                                        2. Sea Level by Roger King
                                                                                                                                        3. Marching in Place by Michael Duffy and Dan Goodgame
                                                                                                                                        4. Sky: Memoirs by Blaise Cendrars
                                                                                                                                        5. The Black Man's Burden by Basil Davidson
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                      September 14, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-22
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                      3. "Chekhov in Sondrio" by Aldo Buzzi, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                      4. "Grandfather Writes His Will" by David Woo, pp. 30-37
                                                                                                                                      5. "More Later, Less the Same" by James Tate, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of the Former World (Geology---Part II) by John McPhee, pp. 44-73
                                                                                                                                      7. "Net" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 74-84
                                                                                                                                      8. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 85-89
                                                                                                                                      9. A Reporter at Large (Bull Riding) by Jane Stern and Michael Stern, pp. 90-103
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        A Mild-Mannered Reporter by Naomi Bliven, pp. 104-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Reporter Who Would Be King by Arthur Lubow
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 107 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Journey by Ida Fink
                                                                                                                                        2. Hortense in Exile by Jacques Roubaud
                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                        General Kissinger: A Biography, by Walter Isaacson, p. 108 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Kissinger: A Biography by Walter Isaacson
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Verse The Man with Night Sweats, by Thom Gunn, pp. 108-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Man with Night Sweats by Thom Gunn
                                                                                                                                        2. Days Going/Days Coming Back by Eleanor Ross Taylor
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by Gretchen Dow Simpson
                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                      September 21, 1992 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Stalin, Stalin, and Stalin" by Jonathan Treitel, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                                      4. "How to Give the Wrong Impression" by Katherine Heiny, p. 35
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Lazy Girl Was Never Scolded" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 36-38
                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of the Former World (Geology---Part III) by John McPhee, pp. 39-41
                                                                                                                                      7. "The Resurrection" by Gjertrud Schnackenberg, pp. 42-51
                                                                                                                                      8. "The Paternal Side" by Rustin Larson, pp. 52-98
                                                                                                                                      9. In Fashion by Holly Brubach, pp. 99-101
                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 102-104 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Husbands and Wives (1992 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Trimming America's Sail Wind (1992 Film), by Carroll Ballard by Michael Sragow, pp. 105-107 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Wind (1992 Film) by Carroll Ballard
                                                                                                                                        2. Sneakers (1992 Film) by Phil Alden Robinson
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 108-124
                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Farmer's Market by Verlyn Klinkenborg, pp. 125-130 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. A Garlic Testament by Stanley Crawford
                                                                                                                                      14. Cover by James Stevenson
                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                      September 28, 1992 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 4-26
                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                      3. "Those Little Papers" by George W.S. Trow, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                      4. "The Important Houses" by Mary Gordon, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                      5. "The Garden of False Civility" by John Ashbery, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                      6. "Wagon" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                      7. A Reporter at Large (Kurdistan) by Raymond Bonner, pp. 46-55
                                                                                                                                      8. "Birthday" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                      9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents (Barcelona) by William Finnegan, pp. 66-80
                                                                                                                                      10. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 81-83
                                                                                                                                      11. Onward and Upward With the Arts (Takarazuka) by Ingrid Sischy, pp. 84-103
                                                                                                                                      12. Letter from Washington by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 104-109
                                                                                                                                      13. Popular Music by Elizabeth Wurtzel, pp. 110-113
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Man of Secrets by John Updike, pp. 114-122 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Salem Is My Dwelling Place by Edwin Haviland Miller
                                                                                                                                      15. Cover by Victoria Roberts
                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1992 = 13 Issues, 297 Articles
                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                      October 5, 1992 Issue = 25 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment, pp. 4-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-58
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 59-66
                                                                                                                                      4. Dept. of Raised Eyebrowns: Fetus, Don't Fail Me Now by Robert Hughes, pp. 67-69
                                                                                                                                      5. Around City Hall: Who Guards the Guards? by Andy Logan, pp. 70-82
                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from South Florida: In the Storm by James LeMoyne, pp. 83-88
                                                                                                                                      7. Annals of Journalism: News from Hell by Anna Husarska, pp. 89-91
                                                                                                                                      8. "Lucky Strikes" by Eva Salzman, pp. 92-107
                                                                                                                                      9. A Reporter at Large: The Prisoner and the Politician by Mark Singer, pp. 108-117
                                                                                                                                      10. "Grackle" by Eric Ormsby, pp. 118-121
                                                                                                                                      11. Artist at Large: "Beisbol, Etc." by Richard Merkin, pp. 122-127
                                                                                                                                      12. "The Oldest Child" by Charles Simic, pp. 128-133
                                                                                                                                      13. Storyboard: "The Test" by Jules Feiffer, pp. 134-135
                                                                                                                                      14. Fiction: "Playing with Dynamite" by John Updike, pp. 136-139
                                                                                                                                      15. The Art World: The Death of an Audience by Adam Gopnik, pp. 140-147
                                                                                                                                      16. Fiction: "Offloading for Mrs. Schwartz" by George Saunders, pp. 148-153
                                                                                                                                      17. In the Garden: Flowers of Evil by Jamaica Kincaid, pp. 154-159
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 160-161 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Last of the Mohicans (1992 Film) by Michael Mann
                                                                                                                                        2. Hero (1992 Film) by Stephen Frears
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Shtick Shifts Mr. Saturday Night (1992 Film), by Billy Crystal by Michael Sragow, pp. 162-164 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Mr. Saturday Night (1992 Film) by Billy Crystal
                                                                                                                                        2. Glengarry Glen Ross (1992 Film) by James Foley
                                                                                                                                      20. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 165-167
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Savonarola Comes to the Multiplex by Louis Menand, pp. 168-173 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Hollywood vs. America by Michael Medved
                                                                                                                                      22. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Rewinding "Clockers" by Whitney Balliett, pp. 174-176 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Clockers by Richard Price
                                                                                                                                      23. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books Briefly Noted, p. 177 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Secret History by Donna Tartt
                                                                                                                                        2. Marine Life by Linda Svendsen
                                                                                                                                        3. The Last Tsar by Edvard Radzinsky
                                                                                                                                        4. Within Tuscany by Matthew Spender
                                                                                                                                        5. Anxious Decades by Michael E. Parrish
                                                                                                                                      24. Shouts and Murmurs by Roger Angell, pp. 178-180
                                                                                                                                      25. Cover by Edward Sorel
                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                      October 12, 1992 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: Tales of the Tapes, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-40
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-45
                                                                                                                                      4. Onward and Upward with the Arts: Daniel Day-Lewis by Joan Juliet Buck, pp. 46-56
                                                                                                                                      5. The Sky Line: Endangered Species by Brendan Gill, pp. 57-63
                                                                                                                                      6. Reflections: The Children of Malcolm by Marshall Frady, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                      7. "Rio de Janeiro" by John Updike, pp. 68-75
                                                                                                                                      8. "Keeping Going" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                      9. Storyboard: "After Magritte" by Kenneth Mahood, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "The Black Lights" by Thom Jones, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                      11. "White Violets in South Hadley" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                      12. Artist at Large: "Rush Hour" by Ronald Searle, p. 91
                                                                                                                                      13. From the Campaign Trail: Clinton's Hell-Raiser by Garry Wills, pp. 92-101
                                                                                                                                      14. On Television: Designing Couple by James Wolcott, pp. 102-104
                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre: The Graveyard Shift by Edith Oliver, p. 105
                                                                                                                                      16. The Art World: The Unnatural by Adam Gopnik, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Gentlemen's Disagreement by Paul Berman, pp. 114-118 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. In Search of Anti-Semitism by William F. Buckley, Jr.
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books Briefly Noted, p. 119 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Alma by Gordon Burn
                                                                                                                                        2. The Divine Comedy of John Venner by Gregory Blake Smith
                                                                                                                                        3. Before and After by Rosellen Brown
                                                                                                                                        4. The Refinement of America by Richard L. Bushman
                                                                                                                                        5. The Ruling Passion of John Gould by Isabela Tree
                                                                                                                                      19. Shouts and Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, pp. 120-122
                                                                                                                                      20. Cover: Malcolm X by Josh Gosfield
                                                                                                                                    3. [+]
                                                                                                                                      October 19, 1992 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: The Third Man, pp. 6-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-36
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-44
                                                                                                                                      4. Postcard from Berlin: Gunter's Ghosts by Ian Buruma, pp. 45-47
                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from Washington: High Noon by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 48-59
                                                                                                                                      6. Postscript: Last Set by Whitney Balliett, pp. 60-62
                                                                                                                                      7. Casual: "Issues from Non-Issues" by Ian Frazier, pp. 63-65
                                                                                                                                      8. A Reporter at Large: The Trials of Jan Kavan by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                      9. "Money" by Charlie Smith, pp. 70-78
                                                                                                                                      10. "On the Meeting of Garcia Lorca and Hart Crane" by Philip Levine, pp. 79-95
                                                                                                                                      11. Artist's Notebook: "Hail to the Chiefs" by Morgan Monceaux, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "Zalla" by Ann Beattie, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                      13. Artist at Large: Sounds of the Subway" by Gary Kelley, p. 101
                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                      15. Unholy Glee by Edith Oliver, p. 104
                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 105-108 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Reservoir Dogs (1992 Film) by Quentin Tarantino
                                                                                                                                        2. Night and the City (1992 Film) by Irwin Winkler
                                                                                                                                        3. A River Runs Through It (1992 Film) by Robert Redford
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Photo Opportunists The Public Eye (1992 Film), by Howard Franklin by Michael Sragow, pp. 109-111 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Public Eye (1992 Film) by Howard Franklin
                                                                                                                                        2. Candyman (1992 Film) by Bernard Rose
                                                                                                                                        3. 1492: The Conquest of Paradise~~Fourteen Ninety-Two: The Conquest of Paradise (1992 Film) by Ridley Scott
                                                                                                                                      18. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 112-115
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        She's Got Personality by John Updike, pp. 116-119 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Sex, Art, and American Culture by Camille Paglia
                                                                                                                                      20. "Iowa" by William Logan, pp. 120-121
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        White Goddess by George Steiner, pp. 122-126 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Forgotten Fatherland by Ben MacIntyre
                                                                                                                                      22. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 127 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Book by Robert Grudin
                                                                                                                                        2. The Death of Napoleon by Simon Leys
                                                                                                                                        3. Eclipse: The Last Days of the CIA by Mark Perry
                                                                                                                                        4. City of Eros by Timothy J. Gilfoyle
                                                                                                                                        5. Zinky Boys by Svetlana Aleksievich
                                                                                                                                      23. Shouts and Murmers by Adam Gopnik, pp. 128-130
                                                                                                                                      24. Cover: "Grand Central Station" by Red Grooms
                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                      October 26, 1992 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: Malice Toward Some, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-32
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                      4. Dept. of Advance Warning: Madonna's Anticlimax by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                      5. The Diplomatic Round: Shunning the Losers by John Newhouse, pp. 40-52
                                                                                                                                      6. Dept. of Second Thoughts: Perils of Punditry by Michael Kinsley, pp. 53-54
                                                                                                                                      7. Couch Reporter: Box Populi by Harold Brodkey, p. 55
                                                                                                                                      8. "The Dolls' Museum in Dublin" by Eavan Boland, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                      9. A Reporter at Large: Crisis in the Hot Zone by Richard Preston, pp. 58-62
                                                                                                                                      10. Storyboard: Last-Minute Bombshells by Roz Chast, pp. 63-65
                                                                                                                                      11. "Hitchhiker" by Galway Kinnell, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                      12. "You Prune Your List in Summer" by Deborah Garrison, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                      13. Letter from Dallas: Big D, Little H.R.P. by Lawrence Wright, pp. 82-89
                                                                                                                                      14. Fiction: The Chinese Lobster by A.S. Byatt, pp. 90-100
                                                                                                                                      15. An Ecologist at Large: Breaking Ground by Tony Hiss, pp. 101-116
                                                                                                                                      16. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 117-118
                                                                                                                                      17. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 119-122
                                                                                                                                      18. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 123-124
                                                                                                                                      19. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 125-129
                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Gore's Gospel by Wilfrid Sheed, pp. 130-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Screening History by Gore Vidal
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Wilson's Version by Adam Gopnik, pp. 135-138 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Jesus: A Life by A.N. Wilson
                                                                                                                                      22. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 139 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Where Do You Stop? by Eric Kraft
                                                                                                                                        2. O Caledonia by Elspeth Barker
                                                                                                                                        3. Sylvia by Leonard Michaels
                                                                                                                                        4. Matters of Principle by Mark Gitenstein
                                                                                                                                        5. You See, I Haven't Forgotten by Yves Montand, Herve Hamon, and Patrick Rotman
                                                                                                                                      23. Shouts and Murmurs by Julian Barnes, pp. 140-142
                                                                                                                                      24. Cover by Andrea Arroyo
                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                      November 2, 1992 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: A Very Big Decision, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-36
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-42
                                                                                                                                      4. Dept. of Dire Straits: John Major's Lament by John Mortimer, pp. 43-45
                                                                                                                                      5. Around City Hall: Slouching Towards the Senate by Andy Logan, pp. 46-50
                                                                                                                                      6. The Sky Line: On Astor Row by Brendan Gill, pp. 51-54
                                                                                                                                      7. Storyboard: Nightwhile by Jules Feiffer, p. 55
                                                                                                                                      8. Letter from Washington: Endgame by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                      9. Dept. of Amplification: From Kafka to Dreyfus by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                      10. Annals of Government: In the Loop: Bush's Secret Mission by Murray Waas and Craig Unger, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                      11. "Our Masterpiece is the Private Life" by Mark Strand, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                      12. Artist as Large by Mark Alan Stamaty, pp. 68-80
                                                                                                                                      13. "The Last Day" by Daniel Halpern, pp. 81-83
                                                                                                                                      14. "What Happened to Auden" by Clive James, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                      15. Fiction: "Barn Burning" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 86-94
                                                                                                                                      16. "A Monument in Utopia" by Gjertrud Schnackenberg, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 98-100 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. My New Gun (1992 Film) by Stacy Cochran
                                                                                                                                        2. Waterland (1992 Film) by Stephen Gyllenhaal
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Come Together Zebrahead (1992 Film), by Anthony Drazan by Michael Sragow, pp. 101-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Zebrahead (1992 Film) by Anthony Drazan
                                                                                                                                        2. South Central (1992 Film) by Steve Anderson
                                                                                                                                      19. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, p. 105
                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Romantic Climacteric by Katha Pollitt, pp. 106-112 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Change: Women, Aging and the Menopause by Germaine Greer
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        She's Old-Fashioned by Deborah Garrison, pp. 113-118 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Folly by Susan Minot
                                                                                                                                      22. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 119 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Natural History by Maureen Howard
                                                                                                                                        2. Fantastic Tales by I.U. Tarchetti and Lawrence Venuti
                                                                                                                                        3. Henry James: The Imagination of Genius by Fred Kaplan
                                                                                                                                        4. The Anatomy of the Nuremberg Trials by Telford Taylor
                                                                                                                                        5. A Walk Through Wales by Anthony Bailey
                                                                                                                                      23. Shouts and Murmurs by John Updike, pp. 120-122
                                                                                                                                      24. Cover by Robert Risko
                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                      November 9, 1992 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: Generation of Change, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-38
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 39-45
                                                                                                                                      4. Letter from Burbank: Jay Leno's Hard Bargain by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 46-66
                                                                                                                                      5. Postcard from Oregon: Revolution Number 9 by Robert Sullivan, pp. 67-79
                                                                                                                                      6. Dept. of Modest Proposals: To Russia with Love by Jonathan Rubinstein, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                      7. Onward and Upward with the Arts: Edward Gorey and the Tao of Nonsense by Stephen Schiff, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                      8. "The Anthill" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                      9. "Fall Back" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 92-94
                                                                                                                                      10. Artist at Large: Media Feeding Frenzy by Edward Sorel, p. 95
                                                                                                                                      11. Report from Mexico: Serenading the Future by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 96-99
                                                                                                                                      12. "Pharoah" by Jane Kenyon, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                      13. Storyboard: Ross at One Hundred by Roger Angell and Josh Gosfield, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                      14. Fiction: "Loaded Gun" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 106-133
                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 134-136
                                                                                                                                      16. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 137-139
                                                                                                                                      17. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 140-141
                                                                                                                                      18. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 142-143
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Ghost in the Machine by Richard Brookhiser, pp. 144-145 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Rascal King by Jack Beatty
                                                                                                                                      20. Afterword by Gore Vidal and Paul Berman, p. 146
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 147 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The President's Child by Fay Weldon
                                                                                                                                        2. Leviathan by Paul Auster
                                                                                                                                        3. African Laughter by Doris M. Lessing
                                                                                                                                        4. Rising in the West by Dan Morgan
                                                                                                                                        5. American Gothic by Gene Smith
                                                                                                                                      22. Shouts and Murmurs by Roger Angell, pp. 148-150
                                                                                                                                      23. Cover by Mark Alan Stamaty
                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                      November 16, 1992 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: The Winning Hand, pp. 4-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-38
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 39-45
                                                                                                                                      4. Reflections: The Turn of the Cycle by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., pp. 46-55
                                                                                                                                      5. Report from Kuwait: A Woman's Place by Raymond Bonner, pp. 56-66
                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from Washington: Change by Elizabeth Drew, pp. 67-75
                                                                                                                                      7. Annals of Crime: Revenge of the Green Dragons by Fredric Dannen, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                      8. "On a Side Street" by Charles Simic, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                      9. Storyboard: Nagging Questions by William Steig, pp. 82-90
                                                                                                                                      10. "Adages of a Grandmother" by Eric Ormsby, pp. 91-97
                                                                                                                                      11. Convergences: Magritte Standard Time by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                      12. Personal History: My Father's Honor by Tony Hiss, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                      13. "The Hustler de Paris" by Debora Greger, pp. 104-106
                                                                                                                                      14. Artist at Large: Recycling in Hell by Roz Chast, p. 107
                                                                                                                                      15. Fiction: "Fantasy Rose" by Allegra Goodman, pp. 108-120
                                                                                                                                      16. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 121-124
                                                                                                                                      17. At Long Last Love by Edith Oliver, pp. 125-126
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 127-129 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The Crying Game (1992 Film) by Neil Jordan
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Guns and Lovers Under Siege (1992 Film), by Andrew Davis by Michael Sragow, pp. 130-133 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Under Siege (1992 Film) by Andrew Davis
                                                                                                                                        2. The Lover (1992 Film) by Jean-Jacques Annaud
                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Of Sickened Times by John Updike, pp. 134-142 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. On Clowns: The Dictator and the Artist by Norman Manea
                                                                                                                                        2. October, Eight O'clock by Norman Manea
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 143 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Arcadia by Jim Crace
                                                                                                                                        2. City of Light by Michael Doane
                                                                                                                                        3. Hemingway: A Life Without Consequences by James R. Mellow
                                                                                                                                        4. Fighting Back by Harold D. Werner and Mark Werner
                                                                                                                                        5. Solo: Life with an Electric Car by Noel Perrin
                                                                                                                                      22. Shouts and Murmurs by Michael Arlen, pp. 144-146
                                                                                                                                      23. Cover-Arnold Roth
                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                      November 23, 1992 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: Take Five, pp. 4-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-48
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 49-55
                                                                                                                                      4. Casual: "The Wallerstein Memoirs" by Andrew Bergman, pp. 56-59
                                                                                                                                      5. In Fashion: Running with the Pack by Holly Brubach, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                      6. "Prayer of the Old Men" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 68-74
                                                                                                                                      7. Children's Books: The Holiday Roundup by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 75-81
                                                                                                                                      8. Letter from Bosnia: Original Virtue, Original Sin by David Rieff, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                      9. "For the Lost Adolescent" by Deborah Digges, pp. 86-94
                                                                                                                                      10. Artist at Large: 14th Street by Josh Gosfield, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: One-Woman Blues Revival by Ralph Lombreglia, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                      12. "Night Travellers" by Campbell McGrath, pp. 102-109
                                                                                                                                      13. Profile: Facting the Shooter by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 110-125
                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 126-129
                                                                                                                                      15. High-Tech Shenanigans by Edith Oliver, p. 130
                                                                                                                                      16. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 131-134
                                                                                                                                      17. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 135-136
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Glenn Gould's Notes by George Steiner, pp. 137-141 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Glenn Gould: Selected Letters by John P.L. Roberts, Ghyslaine Guertin, and Glenn Gould, ...
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Peter Ackroyd's Music by Verlyn Klinkenborg, pp. 142-144 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. English Music by Peter Ackroyd
                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 145 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Memories of the Ford Administration by John Updike
                                                                                                                                        2. Free Speech for Me--But Not for Thee by Nat Hentoff
                                                                                                                                        3. The Wives of Henry VIII by Antonia Fraser
                                                                                                                                        4. Japan at War: An Oral History by Haruko Taya Cook and Theodore F. Cook
                                                                                                                                        5. Ota Benga: The Pygmy in the Zoo by Phillips Verner Bradford and Harvey Blume
                                                                                                                                      21. Shouts and Murmurs by Calvin Trillin, pp. 146-148
                                                                                                                                      22. Cover by Russell Connor
                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                      November 30, 1992 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: A Fondness for the Gallows, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-40
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-46
                                                                                                                                      4. Postscript: Shots in the Dark by Edward Jay Epstein, pp. 47-58
                                                                                                                                      5. Onward and Upward with the Arts: Paradise Lost by Arthur Lubow, pp. 59-64
                                                                                                                                      6. On and Off the Avenue: Holiday Gifts, pp. 65-103
                                                                                                                                      7. Report from Moscow: The Trial of the Old Regime by David Remnick, pp. 104-107
                                                                                                                                      8. "Beads of Rain" by Carol Moldaw, pp. 108-109
                                                                                                                                      9. Artist at Large: Milan Chair Harvest by Michael Crawford, pp. 110-121
                                                                                                                                      10. Storyboard: Thanksgiving Q & A by Roz Chast, pp. 122-123
                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: "Jealous" by Richard Ford, pp. 124-131
                                                                                                                                      12. "Opus 131" by Ted Hughes, pp. 132-141
                                                                                                                                      13. Profile: The Chinos' Artful Harvest by Mark Singer, pp. 142-156
                                                                                                                                      14. "Capri" by Czeslaw Milosz, p. 157
                                                                                                                                      15. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 158-159
                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 160-162 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Malcolm X (1992 Film) by Spike Lee
                                                                                                                                        2. Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992 Film) by Francis Ford Coppola
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Free Spirits Aladdin (1992 Film), by Ron Clements and John ... by Michael Sragow, pp. 163-165 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Aladdin (1992 Film) by Ron Clements and John Musker
                                                                                                                                        2. Home Alone 2 - Lost in New York (1992 Film) by Chris Columbus
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Twyla Tharp's Bottom Line by Joan Acocella, pp. 166-174 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Push Comes to Shove by Twyla Tharp
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 175 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Katerina by Aharon Appelfeld
                                                                                                                                        2. In Memory of Junior by Clyde Edgerton
                                                                                                                                        3. Dean Acheson: The Cold War Years, 1953-71 by Douglas Brinkley
                                                                                                                                        4. A Day in the Night of America by Kevin Coyne
                                                                                                                                        5. New and Selected Poems by Mary Oliver
                                                                                                                                      20. Shouts and Murmurs by Philip Hamburger, pp. 176-178
                                                                                                                                      21. Cover by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                      December 7, 1992 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: The Gardener of Bratislava, pp. 4-7
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-46
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 47-54
                                                                                                                                      4. Letter from Washington: The Order of the Boot by Sidney Blumenthal, pp. 55-63
                                                                                                                                      5. Casual: "Artichoke" by Polly Frost, pp. 64-66
                                                                                                                                      6. Toys of the Times: On, Comet! On, Cupid! by Andy Logan, pp. 67-85
                                                                                                                                      7. Annals of Radiation: The Cancer at Slater School by Paul Brodeur, pp. 86-91
                                                                                                                                      8. "Burning Trash" by John Updike, pp. 92-106
                                                                                                                                      9. Artist's Notebook: Bobby Short by Michael Witte, pp. 107-109
                                                                                                                                      10. "Flood" by Linda Bierds, pp. 110-118
                                                                                                                                      11. Artist at Large: A Jew in Rostock by Art Spiegelman, pp. 119-121
                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "What He Was Like" by William Maxwell, pp. 122-123
                                                                                                                                      13. The Sporting Scene: Shades of Blue by Robert Angell, pp. 124-125
                                                                                                                                      14. "Argument" by Mary Jo Salter, pp. 126-148
                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 149-153
                                                                                                                                      16. The Theatre by Edith Oliver, pp. 154-155
                                                                                                                                      17. Selznick: The Abominable Showman by James Lardner, pp. 156-160
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Michael Ondaatje's Fire by Whitney Balliett, pp. 161-162 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 163 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Bittersweet by Leslie Li
                                                                                                                                        2. Doctor Criminale by Malcolm Bradbury
                                                                                                                                        3. Latinos: A Biography of the People by Earl Shorris
                                                                                                                                        4. The Swamp Root Chronicle by Robert Manning
                                                                                                                                      20. Shouts and Murmurs by James Wolcott, pp. 164-166
                                                                                                                                      21. Cover by Roxie Munro
                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                      December 14, 1992 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment, pp. 4-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-42
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 43-50
                                                                                                                                      4. Our Far-Flung Correspondents: Hunting with the Sheikhs by Mary Anne Weaver, pp. 51-64
                                                                                                                                      5. Gifts for the House: Baby It's Cold Outside, pp. 65-75
                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter at Large: Nixon's Last Cover-Up by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                      7. "The Country Road" by James Laughlin, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                      8. Storyboard: Christmas Off Fifth by Richard Cline, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                      9. "Whistling in the Dark" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 86-88
                                                                                                                                      10. Artist at Large: Buy the Right Thing by Art Spiegelman, pp. 89-93
                                                                                                                                      11. "Maybe All This" by Wislawa Szymborska, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                      12. Artist's Notebook: A Consumer's Christmas by Stephanie Skalisky, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                      13. Fiction: "Tiny in the Wilderness" by Tom Drury, pp. 98-120
                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                        No Quite Camelot by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 121-122 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Love Field (1991 Film) by Jonathan Kaplan
                                                                                                                                        2. The Bodyguard (1992 Film) by Mick Jackson
                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Tell It to the Marines by Michael Sragow, pp. 123-127 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. A Few Good Men (1992 Film) by Rob Reiner
                                                                                                                                      16. Musical Events by Paul Griffiths, pp. 128-133
                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                        From Our Pages, pp. 134-135 - 18 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Up in the Old Hotel, and Other Stories by Joseph Mitchell
                                                                                                                                        2. Sleepwalker in a Fog by Tatyana Tolstaya
                                                                                                                                        3. A Complicated War by William Finnegan
                                                                                                                                        4. As If It Matters by Eamon Grennan
                                                                                                                                        5. The Purloined Clinic by Janet Malcolm
                                                                                                                                        6. Chinatown by Gwen Kinkead
                                                                                                                                        7. The Age of Missing Information by Bill McKibben
                                                                                                                                        8. Sub Rosa by Susan Prospere
                                                                                                                                        9. Oh Canada! Oh Quebec! by Mordecai Richler
                                                                                                                                        10. Under the 82nd Airborne by Deborah Eisenberg
                                                                                                                                        11. Temperaments: Artists Facing Their Work by Dan Hofstadter
                                                                                                                                        12. Trying to Smile, and Other Stories by Sara Lewis
                                                                                                                                        13. After Henry by Joan Didion
                                                                                                                                        14. After the War Was Over by Neil Sheehan
                                                                                                                                        15. Jesus' Son by Denis Johnson
                                                                                                                                        16. The New Yorker Book of Dog Cartoons
                                                                                                                                        17. Billie Dyer and Other Stories by William Maxwell
                                                                                                                                        18. A Woman Kneeling in the Big City by Elizabeth Macklin
                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Art Market: Going...Going...Gone by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 136-138 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. From Manet to Manhattan by Peter Watson
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books Briefly Noted, p. 139 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Trespassers by Robert Roper
                                                                                                                                        2. The Great Melody by Conor Cruise O'Brien
                                                                                                                                        3. The American Way of Death by Jessica Mitford
                                                                                                                                        4. After Tet: The Bloodiest Year in Vietnam by Ronald H. Spector
                                                                                                                                        5. Equatoria by Richard Price and Sally Price
                                                                                                                                      20. Shouts and Murmers by James Stevenson, pp. 140-142
                                                                                                                                      21. Cover by Michael Witte
                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                      December 21, 1992 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: William Shawn, pp. 4-9
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-44
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 45-51
                                                                                                                                      4. Our Local Correspondents: Waiting for the Apocalypse by David Remnick, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                      5. Annals of Surveillance: To Catch a Judge by Lucinda Franks, pp. 58-70
                                                                                                                                      6. Onward and Upward with the Arts: Derek Walcott's Odyssey by Jervis Anderson, pp. 71-79
                                                                                                                                      7. In the South Bronx: Whose Art Is It? by Jane Kramer, pp. 80-88
                                                                                                                                      8. Artist at Large: Kingle on the Beach by Danny Shanahan, pp. 89-91
                                                                                                                                      9. "Rascasse" by Mona Van Duyn, pp. 92-96
                                                                                                                                      10. Double Take: The Supper Club Hockey League by Bruce McCall, pp. 97-99
                                                                                                                                      11. "Boreal Owl" by Eva Salzman, pp. 100-104
                                                                                                                                      12. Artist's Notebook: The First Security Check by Ronald Searle, pp. 105-109
                                                                                                                                      13. Tables for Two: Child of Cabaret by Whitney Balliett, pp. 110-111
                                                                                                                                      14. Fiction: "Were the Ornaments Lovely?" by Julie Hecht, pp. 112-117
                                                                                                                                      15. "The Systems" by Albert Goldbarth, pp. 118-122
                                                                                                                                      16. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 123-126
                                                                                                                                      17. Turkey by Edith Oliver, p. 127
                                                                                                                                      18. On Television by James Wolcott, pp. 128-129
                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Joseph Conrad: Naked in Arcadia by Edward Hirsch, pp. 130-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Dime-Store Alchemy by Charles Simic
                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books Briefly Noted, p. 135 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The Certificate by Isaac Bashevis Singer
                                                                                                                                        2. Diderot: A Critical Biography by P.N. Furbank
                                                                                                                                        3. In My Place by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
                                                                                                                                        4. To the Gates of Richmond by Stephen W. Sears
                                                                                                                                        5. Autobiographies by Alfred Corn
                                                                                                                                      21. Shouts and Murmers by John Updike, pp. 136-138
                                                                                                                                      22. Cover by Edward Gorey
                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                      December 28, 1992 Issue = 27 Articles
                                                                                                                                      1. Comment: December Light, pp. 6-11
                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-56
                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 57-61
                                                                                                                                      4. Letter from Washington: All the President's Wars by Sidney Blumenthal, pp. 62-72
                                                                                                                                      5. Between the Acts: Nureyev's Coda by Luke Jennings, pp. 73-81
                                                                                                                                      6. Around City Hall: High Winds in Brooklyn by Andy Logan, pp. 82-92
                                                                                                                                      7. Casual: "39.95 Before Xmas, $3.95 After" by Bruce McCall, p. 93
                                                                                                                                      8. Letter from London: Over the Limit by Julian Barnes, pp. 94-105
                                                                                                                                      9. Annals of Political Terror: Burying the Martyrs by Mary Anne Weaver, pp. 106-115
                                                                                                                                      10. "Brought from Beyond" by Amy Clampitt, pp. 116-122
                                                                                                                                      11. Artist's Notebook: Winter Wonderland by Benoit van Innis, pp. 123-125
                                                                                                                                      12. "Celebrations" by Piotr Sommer, pp. 126-128
                                                                                                                                      13. Artist at Large: The Big Apple Circus by Philip Burke, pp. 129-133
                                                                                                                                      14. Remembering Mr. Shawn, pp. 134-145
                                                                                                                                      15. The Diplomatic Life: Mr. Ambassador! by Marie Brenner, pp. 146-156
                                                                                                                                      16. Artist at Large: Party Animal by Ronald Searle, p. 157
                                                                                                                                      17. Cultural Pursuits: The Shadows of William Trevor by Stephen Schiff, pp. 158-163
                                                                                                                                      18. Artist's Sketchbook: Mozart's Flute by Gerald Scarfe, pp. 164-167
                                                                                                                                      19. Fiction by Christopher Hope, pp. 168-170
                                                                                                                                      20. "Mlle. Dias de Corta" by Mavis Gallant, pp. 171-178
                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Pasolini: A Star on Fire by Clive James, pp. 179-189 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                        1. Pasolini Requiem~Paolo Pasolini by Barth David Schwartz
                                                                                                                                      22. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 190-192
                                                                                                                                      23. Dancing by Arlene Croce, pp. 193-197
                                                                                                                                      24. [+]
                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Terrence Rafferty, pp. 198-202 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. Scent of a Woman (1992 Film) by Martin Brest
                                                                                                                                        2. Hoffa (1992 Film) by Danny DeVito
                                                                                                                                      25. [+]
                                                                                                                                        Books: Briefly Noted, p. 203 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                        1. The North China Lover by Marguerite Duras
                                                                                                                                        2. The Loop by Joe Coomer
                                                                                                                                        3. We Were the People by Dirk Philipsen
                                                                                                                                        4. Shakespeare: His Life, Work, and Era by Dennis Kay
                                                                                                                                        5. The Crystal Desert by David G. Campbell
                                                                                                                                      26. Greetings, Friends! by Roger Angell, pp. 204-206
                                                                                                                                      27. Cover by Robert Risko
                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                  Issues of 1993 = 50 Issues, 1,039 Articles
                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                    Issues of 1994 = 49 Issues, 953 Articles
                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                      Issues of 1995 = 48 Issues, 985 Articles
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                                                                                                                                        Issues of 1996 = 46 Issues, 970 Articles
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                                                                                                                                          Issues of 1997 = 42 Issues, 851 Articles
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                                                                                                                                            Issues of 1998 = 45 Issues, 937 Articles
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                                                                                                                                              Issues of 1999 = 44 Issues, 918 Articles
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                                                                                                                                              Issues of the 2000s = 10 Years, 436 Issues, 7,939 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2000 = 46 Issues, 840 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2001 = 41 Issues, 716 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2002 = 46 Issues, 794 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                      Issues of 2003 = 46 Issues, 827 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                        Issues of 2004 = 42 Issues, 738 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                          Issues of 2005 = 47 Issues, 829 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                            Issues of 2006 = 46 Issues, 832 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                              Issues of 2007 = 46 Issues, 876 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2008 = 34 Issues, 664 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2009 = 42 Issues, 823 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 3 Issues, 50 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles