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The New Yorker • 81 Years, 2,910 Issues, 43,563 Articles, 369,246pp
February 8, 1993 Issue - 20 Articles
- Comment: Third Person Singular, pp. 4-7
- Goings On About Town, pp. 8-30
- The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
- Annals of Exploration: I Now Walk Into the Wild, pp. 36-47
Chris McCandless wanted to be free of society, so he disappeared into the woods
- Around City Hall: What Are Friends For?, pp. 48-63
David Dinkins made a big show of supporting Bill Clinton. Now he's waiting for the favo...
- Letter from Lima: Down the Shining Path, pp. 64-68
The arrest of the terrorist leader Abimael Guzman is eliciting some unexpected response...
- Artist's Notebook: Interior Decoration, p. 69
- "The West Window", pp. 70-75
- Our Man Stanley: The Inauguration, pp. 76-79
A writers' impressions of his fourteenth Presidential gala, with paintings by Philip Burke
- American Chronicles: First Family of Astoria, pp. 80-88
Why a small town in Oregon has never stopped talking about the people who live in the b...
- Storyboard: Cat Scan, p. 89
- Fiction: "Open Secrets", pp. 90-93
- "The Sentinel", pp. 94-101
[+] The Current Cinema (2 Reviews) , pp. 102-103
- Matinee (1993 Film) by Joe Dante
- Peter's Friends (1992 Film) by Kenneth Branagh
- On Television, pp. 104-105
"Cops" and "Homicide"
[+] Books: More or Less True Confessions (Review) , pp. 106-108
Making the Mummies Dance, by Thomas Hoving
- Making the Mummies Dance by Thomas Hoving
[+] A Terrible Beauty (Review) , pp. 109-112
The Gonne-Yeats Letters, 1893-1938, by Anna MacBride White, A. Norman Jeffares, and W.B...
- The Gonne-Yeats Letters, 1893-1938 by Anna MacBride White, A. Norman Jeffares, and W.B. Yeats, ...
[+] Briefly Noted (5 Reviews) , p. 113
Now You Know, by Michael Frayn
- Now You Know by Michael Frayn
- Bone by Fae Myenne Ng
- Around the Cragged Hill by George F. Kennan
- Freud's Women by Lisa Appignanesi and John Forrester
- A History of Vodka by William Pokhlebkin
- Shouts and Murmurs, pp. 114-116
An Unsentimental Education
- Cover: The Westminster Dog Show