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The New Yorker • 81 Years, 2,910 Issues, 43,563 Articles, 369,246pp
January 15, 1996 Issue - 21 Articles
- Comment: Medieval New York, pp. 5-7
Ancient hatred in the modern city
- In the Mail, pp. 8-9
- Goings On About Town, pp. 10-23
- The Talk of the Town, pp. 24-27
Marian Wright Edelman sees evil; Time Warner scrambles; etc.
- The Political Scene: Dollface, pp. 28-35
Governor George Pataki emerges as the anti-Cuomo
- Popular Chronicles: The Homesick Restaurant, pp. 36-37
Diners savor many things at the Centro Vasco in Miami, especially memories of the Centr...
- Great Dog Poem "No. 1", pp. 38-41
- A Reporter at Large: Silent Sperm, pp. 42-47
Is this the way the world will end? The author investigates the scientific controversy ...
- At the Galleries: Chuck Close, pp. 48-52
- Great Dog Poem "No. 2", pp. 53-55
- The Art World: Dada and Mama, pp. 56-63
What was Duchamp doing in his last years? Making his strangest art---and being happily ...
- Fiction: "The Month of Dying", pp. 64-69
One of the first works of fiction to emerge out of the war in Bosnia, written by a youn...
[+] Books: Pence and Sensibility (Review) , pp. 70-72
The Life of Adam Smith, by Ian Simpson Ross
- The Life of Adam Smith by Ian Simpson Ross
[+] Double Lives (Review) , pp. 73-74
The Law of Enclosures, by Dale Peck
- The Law of Enclosures by Dale Peck
[+] Briefly Noted (5 Reviews) , p. 75
Morality Play, by Barry Unsworth
- Morality Play by Barry Unsworth
- Mazel by Rebecca Goldstein
- Hope, Human and Wild by Bill McKibben
- Intimate Worlds: Life Inside the Family by Maggie Scarf
- Intimacy and Terror by Veronique Garros, Natalia Korenevskaya, and Thomas Lahusen, ...
[+] The Current Cinema (2 Reviews) , pp. 76-78
What Friends Are For
- French Twist (1995 Film) by Josiane Balasko
- Waiting to Exhale (1995 Film) by Forest Whitaker
- Postscript, pp. 79-80
- The Theatre, pp. 81-83
"The Way of the World"
- Musical Events, pp. 84-85
Arnold Schoenberg's theatre work
- Shouts & Murmurs, pp. 86-88
- Cover: Snow Smoking