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                                                                                                                                                    January 11, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Rosen, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                                                    5. The Diplomatic Life by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                                    7. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 43-45
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Samurai Song" by Robert Pinsky, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                    9. Annals of Society by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Hard Lives" by Mairi MacInnes, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    11. Letter from Budapest by Adam Gopnik, pp. 64-73
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "New York Mining Disaster" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Critic at Large by Cynthia Ozick, pp. 80-86
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                                                                                                                                                      Books: Fresh Hell by Alex Ross, pp. 87-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Glamorama by Bret Easton Ellis
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                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Mara and Dann by Doris Lessing
                                                                                                                                                      2. Blood: An Epic History of Medicine and Commerce by Douglas Starr
                                                                                                                                                      3. Visions of Jazz by Gary Giddins
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Jew of New York by Ben Katchor
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Red Atlantis by J. Hoberman
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                    17. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 92-93
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                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, p. 94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Affliction (1998 Film) by Paul Schrader
                                                                                                                                                      2. A Civil Action (1998 Film) by Steven Zaillian
                                                                                                                                                    19. Crossword, p. 95
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Spyglass by Lorenzo Mattotti
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                                                                                                                                                    January 18, 1999 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Joe Klein, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Espionage by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 26-29
                                                                                                                                                    5. "The Perch" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Political Scene by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Michael Specter, pp. 40-46
                                                                                                                                                    9. Sketchbook: Dining Out by William Steig, pp. 47-51
                                                                                                                                                    10. Personal History by Jay McInerney, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                    11. "A Hyperborean" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "The Last One Way" by Nathan Englander, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Critic at Large by Clive James, pp. 72-78
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                                                                                                                                                      Books: Unholy Happiness by Daphne Merkin, pp. 79-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Original Bliss by A.L. Kennedy
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 81-82 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Restraint of Beasts by Magnus Mills
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Collector of Hearts by Joyce Carol Oates
                                                                                                                                                      3. Truth Comes in Blows by Ted Solotaroff
                                                                                                                                                      4. Ruining the Picture by Pimone Triplett
                                                                                                                                                      5. Bird's Eye Views by John W. Reps
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, p. 83
                                                                                                                                                    17. Showcase: Philip Hamburger by Gilles Peress and Mary Hawthorne, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 88 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Hi-Lo Country (1998 Film) by Stephen Frears
                                                                                                                                                      2. Hilary and Jackie (1998 Film) by Anand Tucker
                                                                                                                                                    20. Crossword, p. 89
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Back Page by Barry Blitt, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: The Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Edward Sorel
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                                                                                                                                                    January 25, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-24
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Los Angeles by Connie Bruck, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Charlie Varon and Jim Rosenau, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Consumption by David Brooks, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Contents of a Minute" by Josephine Jacobsen, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                    8. Life and Letters by John Lahr, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                    9. A Reporter At Large by William Finnegan, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Formaggio" by Louise Gluck, pp. 56-69
                                                                                                                                                    11. "Near Hunstanton" by Michael Hofmann, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "His Oeuvre" by John Updike, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Critic at Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-87
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                                                                                                                                                      Books: No Satisfaction by John Cassidy, pp. 88-92 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Luxury Fever by Robert H. Frank
                                                                                                                                                      2. Happiness by David Lykken
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Overspent American by Juliet B. Schor
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 93-94 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Duane's Depressed by Larry McMurtry
                                                                                                                                                      2. Fear by Irini Spanidou
                                                                                                                                                      3. Dark Continent by Mark Mazower
                                                                                                                                                      4. Indivible by Four by Arnold Steinhardt
                                                                                                                                                      5. Jacques Henri Lartigue, Photographer by Vicki Goldberg
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 95-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Another Day in Paradise (1998 Film) by Larry Clark
                                                                                                                                                      2. Patch Adams (1998 Film) by Tom Shadyac
                                                                                                                                                    17. Crossword, p. 97
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by David Remnick and David Levine, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: Down the Hill by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    February 1, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by John Cassidy, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Washington by Joe Klein, pp. 26-28
                                                                                                                                                    5. Cop Diary by Marcus Laffey, pp. 29-30
                                                                                                                                                    6. "Les Grandes Passions Manquees" by Irving Feldman, pp. 31-32
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                                                                                                                                                      Onward and Upward with the Arts by Mark Singer, pp. 33-39 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Mr. Death (1999 Film) by Errol Morris
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                    9. Sketchbook: The Trial in the Senate by Steve Brodner, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Desperados" by Daniel Halpern, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    11. Letter from Mongolia by Rebecca Mead, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "The Penultimate Conjecture" by Leonard Michaels, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Poetry and Principle by Anthony Lane, pp. 74-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. A Gift Imprisoned by Ian Hamilton
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 77-79 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Face-Time by Erik Tarloff
                                                                                                                                                      2. Ka by Roberto Calasso
                                                                                                                                                      3. Daughter of the River by Hong Ying
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Clayborne Carson and Martin Luther King Jr.
                                                                                                                                                      5. Probability 1 by Amir D. Aczel
                                                                                                                                                    16. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    17. Showcase: Duke Ellington by Herman Leonard and Whitney Balliett, pp. 82-83
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                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Playing by Heart (1998 Film) by Willard Carroll
                                                                                                                                                      2. My Name Is Joe (1998 Film) by Ken Loach
                                                                                                                                                    19. Crossword, p. 85
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Bruce McCall, pp. 86-88
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Dog Reads Book by Maira Kalman
                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    February 15, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 6-7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, p. 27
                                                                                                                                                    4. Personal History by Salman Rushdie, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Warsaw by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 32-38
                                                                                                                                                    6. Our Local Correspondents by James Collins, pp. 39-42
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                    8. Reflections by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                    9. Profile: The Man Who Remembers by Alexander Stille, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                    10. Showcase: Forty-sixth Street by Robert Polidori and Paul Goldberger, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                    11. "Shot Glass" by A.R. Ammons, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                    13. Fiction: "He's at the Office" by Allan Gurganus, pp. 72-79
                                                                                                                                                    14. A Critic at Large by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 80-82
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                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 83-85 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Tesseract by Alex Garland
                                                                                                                                                      2. In the Pond by Ha Jin
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Vintner's Luck by Elizabeth Knox
                                                                                                                                                      4. Sister of My Heart by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Girl with the Golden Eyes by Honore de Balzac
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                                    17. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 93-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Payback (1999 Film) by Brian Helgeland
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Children of Heaven (1999 Film) by Majid Majidi
                                                                                                                                                    19. Crossword, p. 95
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Paul Rudnick and Harry Bliss, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Heart Attack by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    February 22, 1999 Issue = 27 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 12-15
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-40
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Nancy Franklin, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                    4. Personal History by Frank McCourt, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                    5. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 58-62
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Real Estate by Susan Orlean, p. 63
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Mr. X" by Mary Jo Salter, pp. 64-75
                                                                                                                                                    8. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                    9. Letters from Queens by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 78-100
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Conclusion" by Howard Moss, pp. 101-103
                                                                                                                                                    11. Onward and Upward with the Arts by David Remnick, pp. 104-117
                                                                                                                                                    12. Sketchbook: New York Netherworld by George Booth, pp. 118-119
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Wayward Press by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 120-131
                                                                                                                                                    14. Letter from Brooklyn by Hilton Als, pp. 132-141
                                                                                                                                                    15. Life and Letters by Mark Singer, pp. 142-151
                                                                                                                                                    16. A Critic At Large by Cynthia Ozick, p. 152
                                                                                                                                                    17. Drawing by Saul Steinberg, pp. 153-161
                                                                                                                                                    18. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 162-165
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Getting Even by Daphne Merkin, pp. 166-171 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Ex-Friends by Norman Podhoretz
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 172-173 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Writing New York by Phillip Lopate
                                                                                                                                                      2. Street Kingdom by Douglas Century
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Last Avant-Garde by David Lehman
                                                                                                                                                      4. Hirschfeld on Line by Al Hirschfeld
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Neighborhoods of Brooklyn by Kenneth T. Jackson and John B. Manbeck
                                                                                                                                                      6. Invisible New York by Stanley Greenberg
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 174-175
                                                                                                                                                    22. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 176-181
                                                                                                                                                    23. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 182-183
                                                                                                                                                    24. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 184-186 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. October Sky (1999 Film) by Joe Johnston
                                                                                                                                                      2. Message in a Bottle (1999 Film) by Luis Mandoki
                                                                                                                                                    25. Crossword, p. 187
                                                                                                                                                    26. The Back Page by R. Sikoryak, pp. 188-190
                                                                                                                                                    27. Cover: City of Dreams by Edward Sorel
                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    March 8, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Finance by John Cassidy, pp. 28-32
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Chorus" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 33-36
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                    7. High-Tech Dept. by Alexander Stille, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                    8. Personal History by Frederick Barthelme and Steven Barthelme, pp. 46-61
                                                                                                                                                    9. The Sky Line by Robert Polidori and Paul Goldberger, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "Nogales" by Tim O'Brien, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                                                    12. A Critic at Large by John Lahr, pp. 77-83
                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 84-86
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                                                                                                                                                      Books: The Accidental Fuhrer by Jane Kramer, pp. 87-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Hitler, 1889-1936: Hubris by Ian Kershaw
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 89-91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. South of the Border, West of the Sun by Haruki Murakami
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Music Lesson by Katharine Weber
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Cousins' Wars by Kevin P. Phillips
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Crime of Sheila McGough by Janet Malcolm
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 92-93
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                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Eight Millimeter (1999 Film) by Joel Schumacher
                                                                                                                                                      2. Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998 Film) by Guy Ritchie
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 95
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: 41 Shots 10c by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    March 15, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Rebecca Mead, pp. 29-35
                                                                                                                                                    4. Life and Letters by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 36-45
                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Nantahala by Tony Horwitz, pp. 46-52
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 53
                                                                                                                                                    7. The Race Track by Bill Barich, pp. 54-59
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Crime by Francisco Goldman, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                    9. "The Green Piano" by Robert Pinsky, pp. 62-75
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Excellent Coffee Shop" by Robert Long, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Still-Life with Particle Board" by Charlie Buck, pp. 78-83
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                                                                                                                                                      Books: Poet On the Fault Line by John Updike, pp. 84-87 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Robert Frost: A Biography by Jeffrey Meyers
                                                                                                                                                      2. Robert Frost: A Life by Jay Parini
                                                                                                                                                    13. Showcase: Cassandra Wilson by Max Vadukul and Whitney Balliett, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Saraband by Deborah Garrison, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Night Music by L.E. Sissman
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 92-93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. November 1916 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Intuitionist by Colson Whitehead
                                                                                                                                                      3. Selected Letters of Vanessa Bell by Regina Marler and Vanessa Bell
                                                                                                                                                      4. Martin Luther by Richard Marius
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 96-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Life Is Beautiful (1997 Film) by Roberto Benigni
                                                                                                                                                      2. 200 Cigarettes~~Two Hundred Cigarettes (1999 Film) by Risa Bramon Garcia
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 99
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Edward Koren, pp. 100-108
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Cave Opening by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    March 22, 1999 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 11
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-40
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Roger Angell, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                    4. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Waking Up" by Jorge Luis Borges, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Kurt Luchs, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                    7. Life and Letters by Michael Korda, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Things" by Jorge Luis Borges, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                    9. Annals of Advertising by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 70-79
                                                                                                                                                    10. "That Man" by Jorge Luis Borges, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    11. Portfolio by Helmut Newton and Michael Roberts, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                    12. A Reporter At Large by Rebecca Mead, pp. 88-93
                                                                                                                                                    13. Style Note by Simon Schama, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    14. Profile: Designer on the Verge by Michael Specter, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                                                    15. Fiction: "Loot" by Nadine Gordimer, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Boy In the Bubble by Jeffrey Frank, pp. 106-112 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. All Too Human by George Stephanopoulos
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 113 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. While I Was Gone by Sue Miller
                                                                                                                                                      2. Pushkin's Button by Serena Vitale
                                                                                                                                                      3. Show Me a Hero by Lisa Belkin
                                                                                                                                                      4. A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time by Douglas Whynott
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Year 1000 by Robert Lacey and Danny Danziger
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Art World by Adam Gopnik, pp. 114-119
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 120-122
                                                                                                                                                    20. Crossword, p. 123
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Back Page by Robert Risko, pp. 124-126
                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: Cruel Extensions by Michael Roberts
                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    March 29, 1999 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-42
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 43-49
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Diplomacy by Michael Dobbs, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Straight" by Charlie Smith, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Academia by James Atlas, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Jean Strouse, pp. 66-79
                                                                                                                                                    9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Tony Horwitz, pp. 80-85
                                                                                                                                                    10. Scrapbook by Vladimir Nabokov, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Kiss" by Tobias Wolff, pp. 88-97
                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                    13. "March 27", pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Dark Passage by Francine Prose, p. 102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Cries Unheard---Why Children Kill by Gitta Sereny
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 103-104 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Miss Nobody by Tomek Tryzna
                                                                                                                                                      2. The World and Other Places by Jeanette Winterson
                                                                                                                                                      3. Carter Clay by Elizabeth Evans
                                                                                                                                                      4. Incubus by Ann Arensberg
                                                                                                                                                      5. House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
                                                                                                                                                    16. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 105-107
                                                                                                                                                    17. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 108-109
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 110-111
                                                                                                                                                    19. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 112-114
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 115-116 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. EDtv (1999 Film) by Ron Howard
                                                                                                                                                      2. True Crime (1999 Film) by Clint Eastwood
                                                                                                                                                    21. Crossword, p. 117
                                                                                                                                                    22. The Back Page by Mick Stevens, pp. 118-126
                                                                                                                                                    23. Cover: Slight Anxiety by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1999 = 11 Issues, 240 Articles
                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    April 5, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-26
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Espionage by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 32-42
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                    6. Profile: Lord of the Flies by Jonathan Weiner, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Private Eye" by Charles Simic, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Elsa Walsh, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                    9. Artist's Easel by Donald Sultan and Calvin Tomkins, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                    10. "They Don't Just Go Away, Either" by John Ashbery, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Vina Divina" by Salman Rushdie, pp. 68-79
                                                                                                                                                    12. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 80-86
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Down On the Farm by Naomi Bliven, p. 87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Country Life by Rachel Cusk
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Chocolat by Joanne Harris
                                                                                                                                                      2. Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk
                                                                                                                                                      3. Embracing Defeat by John W. Dower
                                                                                                                                                      4. American Musicians by Lee Friedlander
                                                                                                                                                    15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 91-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Dreamlife of Angels (1998 Film) by Erick Zonca
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 93-94
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 95
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Easter Morning by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    April 12, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 21-24
                                                                                                                                                    4. "More Snow Falling" by Peter Kane Dufault, pp. 25-42
                                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Profile: Thinking the Unthinkable by Robert S. Boynton, pp. 43-51 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Pity of War by Niall Ferguson
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Sporting Scene by David Owen, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Encounter" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                    8. Personal History by Joseph Epstein, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                    9. American Memories by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 64-75
                                                                                                                                                    10. "We Walked Out of the Hospital" by Jessica Greenbaum, pp. 76-80
                                                                                                                                                    11. Sketchbook: Park by William Steig, pp. 81-83
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Fiction: "Mister Movie-Man" by Ralph Ellison, pp. 84-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Juneteenth by Ralph Ellison and John F. Callahan
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Critic at Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 96-100
                                                                                                                                                    14. The Theatre by John Lahr, p. 101
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Breaking the Waves by Julian Barnes, pp. 102-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Endurance by Caroline Alexander
                                                                                                                                                      2. Endurance by Frank Arthur Worsley
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 105-108 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Collected Poems, 1930-83 by Josephine Miles
                                                                                                                                                      2. Fredy Neptune by Les Murray
                                                                                                                                                      3. Shelmalier by Medbh McGuckian
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Red Leaves of Night by David St. John
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Oldest Map with the Name America by Lucia Perillo
                                                                                                                                                      6. This Scribe, My Hand by Ben Belitt
                                                                                                                                                      7. Dailies and Rushes by Susan Kinsolving
                                                                                                                                                      8. The Constructor by John Koethe
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 109-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Cookie's Fortune (1999 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                                                                      2. A Walk on the Moon (1999 Film) by Tony Goldwyn
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 111
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Mike Hodges, pp. 112-120
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Opening Day by Mark Ulriksen
                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    April 19, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by William Finnegan, pp. 23-43
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Journalism by Susan E. Tifft and Alex S. Jones, pp. 44-52
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 53-57
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Gastronomy by Anthony Bourdain, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                    7. A Reporter At Large by Calvin Trillin, pp. 62-64
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Angelus" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 65-75
                                                                                                                                                    9. Comix 101 by Art Spiegelman, pp. 76-85
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "Blind Jozef Pronek" by Aleksandar Hemon, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Tea and Sympathy by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 94-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Greedy Hand by Amity Shlaes
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Fitting" by Siri von Reis, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 98-99 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Freedom Song by Amit Chaudhuri
                                                                                                                                                      2. Spinners by Anthony McCarten
                                                                                                                                                      3. Three Worlds of Michelangelo by James H. Beck
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Condor's Shadow by David S. Wilcove
                                                                                                                                                      5. Another Ghost in the Doorway by Deborah Pease
                                                                                                                                                    14. The Art World by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                    15. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 106-108 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Go (1999 Film) by Doug Liman
                                                                                                                                                      2. SLC Punk! (1999 Film) by James Merendino
                                                                                                                                                    17. Crossword, p. 109
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by Bruce McCall, pp. 110-116
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: The Plastic Arts by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    April 26, 1999 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-38
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 39-47
                                                                                                                                                    4. The World of Business by John Cassidy, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                                                                    5. "The Gambler" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 54-82
                                                                                                                                                    6. Personal History by John Updike, pp. 83-87
                                                                                                                                                    7. Reckonings by Daphne Merkin, pp. 88-101
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Millrace" by George Bradley, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                                                    9. Reflections by Arthur Krystal, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                                    10. Annals of Finance by Thomas A. Bass, pp. 114-121
                                                                                                                                                    11. "Quartier" by Mark Halliday, pp. 122-125
                                                                                                                                                    12. Sketchbook: The Golden Touch by Jeanne Steig and William Steig, pp. 126-129
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Reporter At Large by Bill Buford, pp. 130-139
                                                                                                                                                    14. Profile: The Optimist by Mark Singer, pp. 140-149
                                                                                                                                                    15. Annals of Crime by David Samuels, pp. 150-161
                                                                                                                                                    16. Fiction: "My People, Your People" by Kurt Andersen, pp. 162-175
                                                                                                                                                    17. A Critic at Large by Adam Gopnik, pp. 176-183
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: God Is My Co-Signer by Nancy Franklin, pp. 184-185 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Courage to Be Rich by Suze Orman
                                                                                                                                                      2. It Takes Money, Honey by Georgette Mosbacher
                                                                                                                                                    19. "Life After Death" by Mary Baine Campbell, pp. 186-190
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 191 - 9 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Funnies by J. Robert Lennon
                                                                                                                                                      2. Feeding the Ghosts by Fred D'Aguiar
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Stakeholder Society by Bruce Ackerman and Anne Alstott
                                                                                                                                                      4. No Shame in My Game by Katherine S. Newman
                                                                                                                                                      5. Henry F. du Pont and Winterthur by Ruth Lord
                                                                                                                                                      6. The Arcanum by Janet Gleeson
                                                                                                                                                      7. Spoiled Rotten by Brian Goff and Arthur A. Fleischer III
                                                                                                                                                      8. 1185 Park Avenue~~Eleven Eighty-Five Park Avenue by Anne Roiphe
                                                                                                                                                      9. Financing the American Dream by Lendol Calder
                                                                                                                                                    21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 192-194 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Election (1999 Film) by Alexander Payne
                                                                                                                                                      2. Citizen Ruth (1996 Film) by Alexander Payne
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Matrix (1999 Film) by Andy Wachowski and Larry Wachowski
                                                                                                                                                    22. Crossword, p. 195
                                                                                                                                                    23. The Back Page, pp. 196-198
                                                                                                                                                    24. Cover: Time Is Money by R. Kenton Nelson
                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    May 10, 1999 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 7-9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-34
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 35-39
                                                                                                                                                    4. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Lost Brains" by James Laughlin, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                    6. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 46-50
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Michael Gerber and Jonathan Schwarz, p. 51
                                                                                                                                                    8. Dept. of Amplification by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                    9. A Reporter At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    10. Sketchbook by Benoit van Innis, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                    11. Annals of Diplomacy by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Embedded Storms" by A.R. Ammons, pp. 70-79
                                                                                                                                                    13. Down the Runway by Demetrios Psillos and Masha Lipman, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    14. Fiction: "The Diamond Mine" by Nadine Gordimer, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: A Theory of Everything by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 86-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Little Green Men by Christopher Buckley
                                                                                                                                                      2. Alma Mahler-Werfel: Diaries, 1898-1902 by Antony Beaumont and Alma Mahler-Werfel
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Making of the Masters by David Owen
                                                                                                                                                      4. Waiting for Aphrodite by Sue Hubbell
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                                    18. Notebook by Milan Kundera, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Wayward Press by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 96-99
                                                                                                                                                    20. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                    21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mummy (1999 Film) by Stephen Sommers and Adrian Biddle
                                                                                                                                                      2. eXistenZ (1999 Film) by David Cronenberg
                                                                                                                                                    22. Crossword, p. 105
                                                                                                                                                    23. The Back Page by Mike Hodges, pp. 106-114
                                                                                                                                                    24. Cover: Here's to You, Mom by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    May 17, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 31-33
                                                                                                                                                    4. "Any Old Stone" by Paul Lawson, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                                                    5. The Sporting Scene by Roger Angell, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                    7. Balkan Journal by Elizabeth Rubin, pp. 46-49
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Circles" by Richard Murphy, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                    9. A Reporter At Large by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 54-64
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Last Walk" by Michael Hofmann, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                                                                    11. Annals of Childhood by Lucinda Franks, pp. 68-77
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "How Was It, Really?" by John Updike, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A Critic at Large by Oliver Morton, pp. 84-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Foundation by Isaac Asimov
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Off the Road by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 89-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. East of the Mountains by David Guterson
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Sound of Trumpets by John Mortimer
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Tragic Menagerie by Lydia Zinovieva-Annibal
                                                                                                                                                      3. Servants of Nature by Lewis Pyenson and Susan Sheets-Pyenson
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Amateur by Wendy Lesser
                                                                                                                                                    16. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 96-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999 Film) by Michael Hoffman
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Winslow Boy (1999 Film) by David Mamet
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cross, p. 99
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 100-102
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Reap What You Sew by William Joyce
                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    May 24, 1999 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Adam Gopnik, p. 27
                                                                                                                                                    4. "Face to Face" by Phillis Levin, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                    5. The Political Scene by Jane Mayer, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                                                                    6. "To My Old Addresses" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                    7. The Wired World by James Gleick, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Finance by John Cassidy, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                                                                    9. Sketchbook: Saul Steinberg by Adam Gopnik, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                    10. A Reporter At Large by Alexander Stille, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                                    11. "To Sleep" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                    12. Dept. of Amplification by Lillian Ross, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                    13. Fiction: "Miss Mary's Sorrow" by Ernest Hemingway, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 80-83 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Star Wars - Episode I, The Phantom Menace (1999 Film) by George Lucas
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Drowning in the New Wave by Richard Brody, pp. 84-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Truffaut by Antoine de Baecque and Serge Toubiana
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 87-88 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Leper's Companions by Julia Blackburn
                                                                                                                                                      2. Aaron Copland by Howard Pollack
                                                                                                                                                      3. Country of Exiles by William R. Leach
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Sacred Willow by Duong Van Mai Elliott
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Wayward Press by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 89-91
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 92-98
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 99-100
                                                                                                                                                    20. Crossword, p. 101
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Back Page, pp. 102-104
                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: Here Now by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    May 31, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-30
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Joe Klein, pp. 31-44
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Dissent by Ian Buruma, pp. 45-49
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Bruise" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                    7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Salman Rushdie, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. Profile: The Demon-Lover by John Lahr, pp. 66-79
                                                                                                                                                    9. Letter from Sun Valley by Tad Friend, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "Adult Video" by William Boyd, pp. 88-93
                                                                                                                                                    11. A Critic at Large by David Denby, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                    14. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Learning To Love Canetti by David Denby, pp. 106-111 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Memoirs of Elias Canetti by Elias Canetti
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 112 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. A Prayer for the Dying by Stewart O'Nan
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Handyman by Carolyn See
                                                                                                                                                      3. Thoreau's Country by David R. Foster
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Redshifting Web by Arthur Sze
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A Same-Sex Idyll by John Updike, pp. 113-114 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Spell by Alan Hollinghurst
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 115
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by R.J. Matson, pp. 116-118
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Lost Times Square by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    June 7, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Paul Goldberger, pp. 29-35
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Miami by Mimi Swartz, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                                    5. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Ralph Fiennes, pp. 44-50
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Emily Nunn, p. 51
                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Religion by James Carroll, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                    8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Susan Orlean, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                                    9. Profile: The Political Scientists by James Fallows, pp. 66-73
                                                                                                                                                    10. "The Hedge" by John Updike, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Grape Bay (1941)" by William Maxwell, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                    12. A Critic at Large by Edna O'Brien, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                    13. Showcase: Lynn Davis by Sharon DeLano, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Heartstrings by David Denby, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. An Equal Music by Vikram Seth
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Breath and Shadows by Ella Leffland
                                                                                                                                                      2. Meeting Luciano by Anna Esaki-Smith
                                                                                                                                                      3. Teeth of the Dog by Jill Ciment
                                                                                                                                                      4. Other People's Children by Joanna Trollope
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Sea Came In at Midnight by Steve Erickson
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Wayward Press by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Notting Hill (1999 Film) by Roger Michell
                                                                                                                                                    19. Crossword, p. 97
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: The Icing on the Cake by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    June 14, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, pp. 37-39
                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Frederic Raphael, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                                                                    7. "The Waterfall" by Michael Longley, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A Reporter At Large by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 48-54 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Fragments: Memories of a Wartime Childhood by Binjamin Wilkomirski
                                                                                                                                                    9. "Mayflies" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 55-61
                                                                                                                                                    10. Sketchbook: Outtakes from the Antiques Road Show by Bruce McCall, pp. 62-68
                                                                                                                                                    11. Portfolio: Proust at the Movies by Francois-Marie Banier and Adam Gopnik, pp. 69-71
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Flight" by J. Robert Lennon, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Sister Act by Daphne Merkin, pp. 78-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Betty Friedan: Her Life by Judith Hennessee
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 82-83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Lords of the Horizons by Jason Goodwin
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Mute's Soliloquy by Pramoedya Ananta Toer
                                                                                                                                                      3. Girlfriend by Holly Brubach
                                                                                                                                                      4. Name-Dropping by John Kenneth Galbraith
                                                                                                                                                    15. Musical Events by Fred Kaplan, pp. 84-89
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 90-91 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Red Violin (1998 Film) by Francois Girard
                                                                                                                                                      2. Instinct (1999 Film) by Jon Turteltaub
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, p. 92
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 93
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by David Remnick and Frank Cotham, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Family Portrait by William Steig
                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    June 21, 1999 Issue = 29 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 17
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-64
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Bill Buford, pp. 65-84
                                                                                                                                                    4. "I Can Speak!(TM)" by George Saunders, pp. 85-92
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Asset" by David Foster Wallace, pp. 93-95
                                                                                                                                                    6. "The Toughest Indian in the World" by Sherman Alexie, pp. 96-107
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Hawaiian Night" by Rick Moody, pp. 108-111
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Raft in Water, Floating" by A.M. Homes, pp. 112-117
                                                                                                                                                    9. "The Local Production of Cinderella" by Allegra Goodman, pp. 118-121
                                                                                                                                                    10. "The Birth of Angels" by Stephen Dobyns, pp. 122-127
                                                                                                                                                    11. "The Saviors" by William T. Vollmann, pp. 128-139
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Party of One" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 140-149
                                                                                                                                                    13. "The Volunteers" by Chang-rae Lee, pp. 150-153
                                                                                                                                                    14. "The Hofzinser Club" by Michael Chabon, pp. 154-159
                                                                                                                                                    15. "Vins Fins" by Ethan Canin, pp. 160-161
                                                                                                                                                    16. "An Actor Prepares" by Donald Antrim, pp. 162-171
                                                                                                                                                    17. "The Wide Sea" by Tony Earley, pp. 172-177
                                                                                                                                                    18. "The Oracular Vulva" by Jeffrey Eugenides, pp. 178-182
                                                                                                                                                    19. "Yellow Poppies" by Charlie Smith, pp. 183-185
                                                                                                                                                    20. "OtraVida, OtraVez" by Junot Diaz, pp. 186-191
                                                                                                                                                    21. "The Failure" by Jonathan Franzen, pp. 192-193
                                                                                                                                                    22. "The Book of the Dead" by Edwidge Danticat, pp. 194-199
                                                                                                                                                    23. "The Third and Final Continent" by Jhumpa Lahiri, pp. 200-201
                                                                                                                                                    24. "Peep Show" by Nathan Englander, pp. 202-205
                                                                                                                                                    25. "At Tivoli Bays" by Nancy Willard, pp. 206-215
                                                                                                                                                    26. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      First Novels, p. 216 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Last Things by Jenny Offill
                                                                                                                                                      2. Sinatraland by Sam Kashner
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Coldest Winter Ever by Sister Souljah
                                                                                                                                                      4. Battle Creek by Scott Lasser
                                                                                                                                                      5. Lord of the Barnyard by Tristan Egolf
                                                                                                                                                      6. The Metaphysical Touch by Sylvia Brownrigg
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Basic Eight by Daniel Handler
                                                                                                                                                      8. Miracle Man by Ben Schrank
                                                                                                                                                    27. Crossword, p. 217
                                                                                                                                                    28. "Issues I Dealt With in Therapy" by Matthew Klam, p. 218
                                                                                                                                                    29. Cover: 20 Writers for the 21st Century by Chip Kidd and Chris Ware
                                                                                                                                                3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1999 = 11 Issues, 225 Articles
                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    July 5, 1999 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Finance by John Cassidy, pp. 28-32
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                    6. Medical Dispatch by Atul Gawande, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                    7. "In the Dunes" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                    8. Onward and Upward With the Arts by John Lahr, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                    9. Letter From Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 50-62
                                                                                                                                                    10. "The History of My Life" by John Ashbery, p. 63
                                                                                                                                                    11. Down the Runway by Michael Roberts, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "The Failure" by Jonathan Franzen, pp. 68-75
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Scandalizers-In-Chief by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 76-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Shadow by Bob Woodward
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 80 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Man of the Hour by Peter Blauner
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Elusive Embrace by Daniel Mendelsohn
                                                                                                                                                      3. Coleridge: Darker Reflections, 1804-1834 by Richard Holmes
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Lives of Animals by J.M. Coetzee
                                                                                                                                                      5. A Kiss in Space by Mary Jo Salter
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Acquired Tastes by Tad Friend, p. 81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Hannibal by Thomas Harris
                                                                                                                                                    16. Showcase: Edward Norton by Herb Ritts and John Lahr, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, p. 85
                                                                                                                                                    18. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 86-88
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. An Ideal Husband (1999 Film) by Oliver Parker
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Swingers by David Denby, p. 90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Austin Powers - The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999 Film) by Jay Roach
                                                                                                                                                      2. Tarzan (1999 Film) by Chris Buck and Kevin Lima
                                                                                                                                                    21. Crossword, p. 91
                                                                                                                                                    22. The Back Page by Michael Roberts, pp. 92-94
                                                                                                                                                    23. Cover: Independence Day by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    July 12, 1999 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 21-27
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Design by Paul Goldberger, pp. 28-34
                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Science by Timothy Ferris, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                    6. "Remembering the Golden Age" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Italy by Michael Specter, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Richard Preston, pp. 44-59
                                                                                                                                                    9. "Love and Work" by Rachel Wetzsteon, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                    10. Notebook: Horton Hears a Heil by Dr. Seuss and Art Spiegelman, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Issues I Dealt with in Therapy" by Matthew Klam, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Second Helping" by Doug Dorph, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A Critic at Large by John Updike, pp. 74-77 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Help Yourself by Rebecca Mead, p. 78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing by Melissa Bank
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Here is New York by E.B. White
                                                                                                                                                      2. Legacy by Christopher Ogden
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Miracle of Castel di Sangro by Joe McGinniss
                                                                                                                                                      4. In the Groove by Eric Kohler
                                                                                                                                                    16. At the Museums by Kurt Andersen, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    17. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                                    18. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 85-86
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 87-88 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Summer of Sam (1999 Film) by Spike Lee
                                                                                                                                                      2. Wild Wild West (1999 Film) by Barry Sonnenfeld
                                                                                                                                                      3. American Pie (1999 Film) by Chris Weitz
                                                                                                                                                    20. Crossword, p. 89
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Back Page by Michael Gerber and Jonathan Schwarz, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: Tour de France by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    July 19, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Adam Gopnik, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Political Scene by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Education by James Atlas, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                                                    7. "The Brother" by Michael Donaghy, pp. 47-51
                                                                                                                                                    8. Profile: The Sultan of Stuff by David Owen, pp. 52-59
                                                                                                                                                    9. "Une Vie Sans Ailleurs" by Breyten Breytenbach, pp. 60-63
                                                                                                                                                    10. Portfolio: Exile and Return by Philip Gourevitch and Gilles Peress, pp. 64-77
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "The Hofzinser Club" by Michael Chabon, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                    12. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                    14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                    15. Reputations by Adam Gopnik, pp. 92-96
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. England, England by Julian Barnes
                                                                                                                                                      2. Layover by Lisa Zeidner
                                                                                                                                                      3. Timbuktu by Paul Auster
                                                                                                                                                      4. Village of a Million Spirits by Ian MacMillan
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Arlington Road (1999 Film) by Mark Pellington
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Lovers on the Bridge (1991 Film) by Leos Carax
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 99
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 100-102
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: The Tough Guy and the Tourist by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    July 26, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-24
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Rebecca Mead, pp. 25-31
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Political Scene by Douglas Brinkley, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                                    5. "In the Last Days" by Peter Everwine, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward with the Arts by Louisa Kamps, pp. 40-44
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                    9. Profile: Scion of the Times by Susan E. Tifft and Alex S. Jones, pp. 52-67
                                                                                                                                                    10. The Sporting Scene by Mark Levine, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                                    11. "Two Czech Scholars in Mud Time" by Deborah Larsen, pp. 70-77
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Peep Show" by Nathan Englander, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 84-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Eyes Wide Shut (1999 Film) by Stanley Kubrick
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Blair Witch Project (1999 Film) by Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sanchez
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Better Than TV by Andrew Ferguson, p. 87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Deadlines and Datelines by Dan Rather
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Wonders of the Invisible World by David Gates
                                                                                                                                                      2. From the Black Hills by Judy Troy
                                                                                                                                                      3. George Eliot: The Last Victorian by Kathryn Hughes
                                                                                                                                                      4. Uncommon Grounds by Mark Pendergrast
                                                                                                                                                      5. Saint Augustine by Garry Wills
                                                                                                                                                    16. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Wayward Press by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 91-92
                                                                                                                                                    18. Crossword, p. 93
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by Pete Hamill, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Hot Enough for You? by Richard McGuire
                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    August 2, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-29
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Diplomacy by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Alex Ross, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                    6. Personal History by John Bayley, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                    7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Laura Shane Cunningham, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                    8. Elegy: "The God of the Sea Greets Bran in the Land of the Waves" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                    9. Showcase: Yuri Bashmet by Marc Hom and Alex Ross, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    10. A Reporter At Large by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Vins Fins" by Ethan Canin, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                                    12. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, p. 81
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Mud and Flames by John Updike, pp. 82-85 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Byron: Child of Passion, Fool of Fame by Benita Eisler
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 86-87 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Local Girls by Alice Hoffman
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Wayne Johnston
                                                                                                                                                      3. Eleanor Roosevelt: Volume Two, 1933-1938 by Blanche Wiesen Cook
                                                                                                                                                      4. Moab Is My Washpot by Stephen Fry
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 88 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Haunting (1999 Film) by Jan de Bont
                                                                                                                                                      2. Inspector Gadget (1999 Film) by David Kellogg
                                                                                                                                                    17. Crossword, p. 89
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back PAge by Roz Chast, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: City in Mourning by Ana Juan
                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    August 16, 1999 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-21
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 22-25
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Las Vegas by Connie Bruck, pp. 26-34
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Henry Alford, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Sporting Scene by Jean Strouse, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 42-69
                                                                                                                                                    8. Portfolio by Irving Penn and Sharon DeLano, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "Divorce" by Ivan Klima, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Camera Obscura" by William Benton, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                    11. A Critic at Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 80-84
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. A Certain Age by Tama Janowitz
                                                                                                                                                      2. Who I Was Supposed to Be by Susan Perabo
                                                                                                                                                      3. New York Modern: The Arts and the City by William B. Scott and Peter M. Rutkoff
                                                                                                                                                      4. God's Perfect Child by Caroline Fraser
                                                                                                                                                      5. Interior with Sudden Joy by Brenda Shaughnessy
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Bowfinger (1999 Film) by Frank oz
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Gambler (1997 Film) by Karoly Makk
                                                                                                                                                    15. Crossword, p. 91
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Back Page by Bruce McCall, pp. 92-94
                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: Vin Rouge by Saul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    August 23, 1999 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 8-11
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-54
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Michael Specter, pp. 55-92
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Mauritania by Ryszard Kapuscinski, pp. 93-99
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                    6. Our Local Correspondents by Bill Buford, pp. 102-112
                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from East Africa by George Plimpton, pp. 113-123
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Journalism by Elizabeth Rubin, pp. 124-129
                                                                                                                                                    9. Personal History by Jonathan Raban, pp. 130-143
                                                                                                                                                    10. Adventure: Misadventure by Alastair Reid, pp. 144-147
                                                                                                                                                    11. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Mark Singer, pp. 148-151
                                                                                                                                                    12. Adventure: Under Water by Anne Fadiman, pp. 152-155
                                                                                                                                                    13. Adventure: Addicted to Flesh by Norman Lewis, pp. 156-157
                                                                                                                                                    14. "The Purification of Space for Dorothy" by Liliana Ursu, pp. 158-159
                                                                                                                                                    15. Profile: Swimming with Sharks by Charles Sprawson, pp. 160-165
                                                                                                                                                    16. Adventure: Black Sea Blues by William Finnegan, pp. 166-169
                                                                                                                                                    17. A Reporter At Large by Isabel Hilton, pp. 170-189
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Cold Comfort by John Banville, pp. 190-191 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Nansen: The Explorer as Hero by Roland Huntford
                                                                                                                                                    19. "Screened Porch" by Louise Gluck, pp. 192-193
                                                                                                                                                    20. Adventure: Rope Burn by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., pp. 194-195
                                                                                                                                                    21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 196-197 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Inventing Paradise by Edmund Keeley
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Nudist on the Late Shift by Po Bronson
                                                                                                                                                      3. Godforsaken Sea by Derek Lundy
                                                                                                                                                      4. Between Silk and Cyanide by Leo Marks
                                                                                                                                                      5. People Who Sweat by Robin Chotzinoff
                                                                                                                                                      6. Love Across Color Lines by Maria Diedrich
                                                                                                                                                      7. Full Moon by Michael Light
                                                                                                                                                    22. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 198-199
                                                                                                                                                    23. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 200-202 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Sixth Sense (1999 Film) by M. Night Shyamalan
                                                                                                                                                      2. Dick (1999 Film) by Andrew Fleming
                                                                                                                                                    24. Crossword, p. 203
                                                                                                                                                    25. The Back Page by Ruben Bolling, pp. 204-214
                                                                                                                                                    26. Cover: America, America by Winston Smith
                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    September 6, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-22
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 23-25
                                                                                                                                                    4. "Alone" by Maurya Simon, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                                    5. The Sporting Scene by Roger Angell, pp. 28-32
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Jack Handey, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                    7. Investigations by Nicholas Fox Weber, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Not Knowing the Words" by Michael Donaghy, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                                                                    9. Profile: The Dangerous Philosopher by Michael Specter, pp. 46-55
                                                                                                                                                    10. Annals of Entertainment by Tad Friend, pp. 56-59
                                                                                                                                                    11. "The Apprentice" by Josephine Jacobsen, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Hygiene" by Julian Barnes, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Pleasantville by Kurt Andersen, pp. 74-77 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Celebration Chronicles by Andrew Ross
                                                                                                                                                      2. Celebration, U.S.A. by Douglas Frantz and Catherine Collins
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 78 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Perlman's Ordeal by Brooks Hansen
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Faithful River by Stefan Zeromski
                                                                                                                                                      3. Italian Fever by Valerie Martin
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Blood of Strangers by Frank Huyler
                                                                                                                                                      5. T.S. Eliot: An Imperfect Life by Lyndall Gordon
                                                                                                                                                      6. Against the Tide by Richard Adams Carey
                                                                                                                                                      7. Deep Blues: Bill Traylor, 1854-1949 by Josef Helfenstein and Roman Kurzmeyer
                                                                                                                                                      8. Road Atlas by Campbell McGrath
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Unnatural Loss by Daphne Merkin, p. 79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Disappearance by Genevieve Jurgensen
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Lion by Calvin Tomkins and Max Vadukul, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    17. Popular Music by Hilton Als, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 88-89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. West Beirut (1999 Film) by Ziad Doueiri
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Welcome to Hellhampton by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    September 13, 1999 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 6-7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 27-33
                                                                                                                                                    4. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 34-49
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by David Brooks, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                    6. Letter from Florence by Dava Sobel, pp. 52-59
                                                                                                                                                    7. Personal History by Betty Fussell, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Words from the Sarcophagus" by Donald Hall, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                    9. Profile: A Pryor Love by Hilton Als, pp. 68-81
                                                                                                                                                    10. The Sporting Scene by Mark Ulriksen and Roger Angell, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "The Fourth Prussian Dynasty" by Karen E. Bender, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                    12. "The Seance, Paris, 1972" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 90-97
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Buffaloed by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 98-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Way of the Human Being by Calvin Luther Martin
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Spanish Prisoner by Lee Siegel, p. 101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Lorca: A Dream of Life by Leslie Stainton
                                                                                                                                                    15. Showcase: The Right Size by Richard Avedon, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Bad Trip by A.O. Scott, pp. 104-105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Freddie Stories by Lynda Barry
                                                                                                                                                      2. Cruddy by Lynda Barry
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 106 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Schrodinger's Baby by H.R. McGregor
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Things We Used to Say by Natalia Ginzburg
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Nanny and the Iceberg by Ariel Dorfman
                                                                                                                                                      4. A People's History of the Supreme Court by Peter Irons
                                                                                                                                                      5. Dennis Potter by Humphrey Carpenter
                                                                                                                                                      6. Why Read the Classics? by Italo Calvino
                                                                                                                                                      7. God's Funeral by A.N. Wilson
                                                                                                                                                      8. Vandals by Alan Michael Parker
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 107-109 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Breaking the Waves (1996 Film) by Lars von Trier
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Muse (1999 Film) by Albert Brooks
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Back Page by William Steig, pp. 110-116
                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Brace Yourself by Owen Smith
                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    September 20, 1999 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 13
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-48
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 49-59
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from the Balkans by William Finnegan, pp. 60-73
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of the Media by Rebecca Mead, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                    7. Profile: After Shock by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                    8. Portfolio: Now and Zen by Herb Ritts, pp. 94-103
                                                                                                                                                    9. Our Local Correspondendents by John Seabrook, pp. 104-106
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Life Is a Dream" by John Ashbery, pp. 107-111
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Stitches" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 112-115
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Kate's Dress" by Julie Bruck, pp. 116-120
                                                                                                                                                    13. Sketchbook by Michael Roberts and Kurt Andersen, pp. 121-123
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: America's Coach by Adam Gopnik, pp. 124-127 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. When Pride Still Mattered by David Maraniss
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 128-132 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Headlong by Michael Frayn
                                                                                                                                                      2. Capture the Flag by Rebecca Chace
                                                                                                                                                      3. Foreign Brides by Elena Lappin
                                                                                                                                                      4. Jukebox Queen of Malta by Nicholas Rinaldi
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Story of Greenwich by Clive Aslet
                                                                                                                                                      6. Candor and Perversion by Roger Shattuck
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Vanished Kingdom by James Charles Roy
                                                                                                                                                      8. A Book of Reasons by John Vernon
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 133-135 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. American Beauty (1999 Film) by Sam Mendes
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 136-146
                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: Steeling Beauty by Michael Roberts
                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    September 27, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 6-7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-28
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, pp. 29-35
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                    5. "Jonah's Flight to Tarshish" by Stephen Dobyns, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                    7. The Control of Nature by John McPhee, pp. 44-55
                                                                                                                                                    8. Profile: The Power of Garcia Marquez by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                    9. "My Children Grew" by Yehuda Amichai, pp. 58-71
                                                                                                                                                    10. Popular Chronicles by Susan Orlean, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                    11. Showcase: Metro Retro by Pete Hamill, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Captured by the Indians" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Yeats In Love by Edna O'Brien, pp. 92-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Yeats's Ghosts by Brenda Maddox
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 96-97 - 9 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Collectors by Paul Griner
                                                                                                                                                      2. Steps and Exes by Laura Kalpakian
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Story of a Million Years by David Huddle
                                                                                                                                                      4. A Stranger in the Earth by Marcel Theroux
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Battle of New Orleans by Robert V. Remini
                                                                                                                                                      6. Surreal Lives by Ruth Brandon
                                                                                                                                                      7. Crying by Tom Lutz
                                                                                                                                                      8. Forever England by Beryl Bainbridge
                                                                                                                                                      9. Water Light Time by David Doubilet
                                                                                                                                                    15. At the Galleries by Hilton Als, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 104-105 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. For Love of the Game (1999 Film) by Sam Raimi
                                                                                                                                                      2. Guinevere (1999 Film) by Paul Dooley and Audrey Wells
                                                                                                                                                      3. Romance (1999 Film) by Catherine Breillat
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by Tom Tomorrow, pp. 106-112
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: Buzz City by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1999 = 12 Issues, 237 Articles
                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    October 4, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-36
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Anthony Lane, pp. 37-47
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Marketing by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Kevin Jackson, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                    6. Paris Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 59-65
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Travel" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Tom Reiss, pp. 68-79
                                                                                                                                                    9. Showcase: The Washington Monument by Todd Eberle and Paul Goldberger, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Dear DD" by William Logan, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                    11. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Nilda" by Junot Diaz, pp. 92-97
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A Critic at Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 98-105 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Complete Stories of Evelyn Waugh by Evelyn Waugh
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Groaning Shelves by John Updike, pp. 106-109 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Book on the Bookshelf by Henry Petroski
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Scoundrel Time by Daphne Merkin, pp. 110-111 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. A Star Called Henry by Roddy Doyle
                                                                                                                                                      2. Hitler's Niece by Ron Hansen
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 112-114 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Catastrophist by Ronan Bennett
                                                                                                                                                      2. Everybody Smokes in Hell by John Ridley
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Edge of Marriage by Hester Kaplan
                                                                                                                                                      4. Sea of Memory by Erri De Luca
                                                                                                                                                      5. Jorge Luis Borges: Selected Non-Fictions by Eliot Weinberger and Jorge Luis Borges
                                                                                                                                                      6. France on the Brink by Jonathan Fenby
                                                                                                                                                      7. Edward Albee: A Singular Journey by Mel Gussow
                                                                                                                                                      8. Actual Air by David Berman
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 115-117 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Three Kings (1999 Film) by David O. Russell
                                                                                                                                                      2. Mumford (1999 Film) by Lawrence Kasdan
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by Ruben Bolling, pp. 118-120
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: The Unbearable Lightness of Reading by Ever Meulen
                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    October 11, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 8-12
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 13-38
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Michael Specter, pp. 39-43
                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Disaster by John Vaillant, pp. 44-54
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, p. 55
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Pop by Sister Souljah, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Postlude" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Critic At Large by Simon Schama, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                    9. "Red Dog" by Dave Smith, pp. 68-75
                                                                                                                                                    10. The World of Business by Erik Larson, pp. 76-85
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Class Reunion" by Gunter Grass, pp. 86-88
                                                                                                                                                    12. "A Night in Toluna" by D. Nurkse, pp. 89-93
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Tangled Web by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 94-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Dutch: A Memoir of Ronald Reagan by Edmund Morris
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 96-101 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Abyssinian by Jean-Christophe Rufin
                                                                                                                                                      2. Say Goodbye by Lewis Shiner
                                                                                                                                                      3. Denmark Vesey by David M. Robertson
                                                                                                                                                      4. A Hundred White Daffodils by Jane Kenyon
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Lighthouse Stevensons by Bella Bathurst
                                                                                                                                                      6. The Hungry Years by T.H. Watkins
                                                                                                                                                      7. I Hear the Leaves and Love the Light by Robert Adams
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Bonjour, Sagesse by Anna Shapiro, pp. 102-103 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Last Life by Claire Messud
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 106-107 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Limey (1999 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                      2. Happy, Texas (1999 Film) by Mark Illsley
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 108-110
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: Open-Minded Mayor by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    October 18, 1999 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 16-19
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 20-78
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 79-89
                                                                                                                                                    4. Dispatch by Richard Preston, pp. 90-109
                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Silicon Valley by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 110-135
                                                                                                                                                    6. Postcard from Concord by Melanie Thernstrom, pp. 136-137
                                                                                                                                                    7. "The Harleys" by Les Murray, pp. 138-143
                                                                                                                                                    8. Annals of Education by John Cassidy, pp. 144-161
                                                                                                                                                    9. Reflections: My Misspent Youth by Meghan Daum, pp. 162-171
                                                                                                                                                    10. Onward and Upward With the Arts by David Denby, pp. 172-183
                                                                                                                                                    11. Profile by Rebecca Mead, pp. 184-194
                                                                                                                                                    12. "Boys Build Forts" by Roger Fanning, p. 195
                                                                                                                                                    13. A Reporter At Large by David Samuels, pp. 196-207
                                                                                                                                                    14. The World of Business by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 208-209
                                                                                                                                                    15. "My Father Shaving Charles Darwin" by Neil Rollinson, pp. 210-217
                                                                                                                                                    16. Personal History by Dave Eggers, pp. 218-231
                                                                                                                                                    17. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 232-236
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 237 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Nightmare Town by Kirby McCauley, Martin H. Greenberg, and Ed Gorman, ...
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Crime of Olga Arbyelina by Andrei Makine
                                                                                                                                                      3. Our Fathers by Andrew O'Hagan
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Pleasing Hour by Lily King
                                                                                                                                                      5. Flesh and Spirit by Steven Ozment
                                                                                                                                                      6. How to Stop Time by Ann Marlowe
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Sun in the Church by J.L. Heilbron
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 238-243
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 244-251
                                                                                                                                                    21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 252-255 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Boys Don't Cry (1999 Film) by Kimberly Peirce
                                                                                                                                                      2. Fight Club (1999 Film) by David Fincher
                                                                                                                                                    22. The Back Page by Ruben Bolling, p. 256
                                                                                                                                                    23. Cover: Big Baby by Carter Goodrich
                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    November 1, 1999 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 8-9
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-48
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Roger Angell, pp. 49-55
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 56-60
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, p. 61
                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Law by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                                                    7. A Reporter At Large by Jonathan Harr, pp. 70-89
                                                                                                                                                    8. "Copper Beech" by Louise Gluck, pp. 90-95
                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "Ravelstein" by Saul Bellow, pp. 96-105
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Harriet" by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 106-107
                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 108-112
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Recipe for a Witch-Hunt by John Banville, p. 113 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Witchcraft and Magic in Europe, Vol. II by Bengt Ankarloo and Stuart Clark
                                                                                                                                                      2. A Case of Witchcraft by Robert Rapley
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 114-117 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Plainsong by Kent Haruf
                                                                                                                                                      2. Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem
                                                                                                                                                      3. Waiting by Ha Jin
                                                                                                                                                      4. In the Family Way by Lynne Sharon Schwartz
                                                                                                                                                      5. A Flame of Pure Fire by Roger Kahn
                                                                                                                                                      6. Exhilaration of Wings by Jen Hill
                                                                                                                                                      7. Sin in Soft Focus by Mark A. Vieira
                                                                                                                                                      8. Trappings by Richard Howard
                                                                                                                                                    14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 118-119
                                                                                                                                                    15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 120-122
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 123-125 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Bringing Out the Dead (1999 Film) by Martin Scorsese
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Story of Us (1999 Film) by Rob Reiner
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Straight Story (1999 Film) by David Lynch
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Back Page by Arnold Roth, p. 126
                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: Treats of the Trade by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    November 8, 1999 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, p. 7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-28
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Ken Auletta, pp. 29-37
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Teheran by Robin Wright, pp. 38-47
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Political Scene by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Parenthood by John Seabrook, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. Profile: The Furniture Philosopher by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                    9. "QE 2" by Mark Levine, pp. 70-79
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "The Hill Bachelors" by William Trevor, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: The Old Pornographer by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 88-91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Conversations with Wilder by Cameron Crowe
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly, pp. 92-95 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Book Borrower by Alice Mattison
                                                                                                                                                      2. Blue at the Mizzen by Patrick O'Brian
                                                                                                                                                      3. Thumbsucker by Walter Kirn
                                                                                                                                                      4. Hitler's Pope by John Cornwell
                                                                                                                                                      5. Strange Beauty by George Johnson
                                                                                                                                                      6. John Soane by Gillian Darley
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Basque History of the World by Mark Kurlansky
                                                                                                                                                      8. End Time City by Michael Ackerman
                                                                                                                                                    13. Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                    14. Conversations: Sam Peckinpah by Pauline Kael, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 102-105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Insider (1999 Film) by Michael Mann
                                                                                                                                                      2. Rosetta (1999 Film) by Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne
                                                                                                                                                    16. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 106-108
                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: High Fashion by Danuta Dabrowska-Siemaszkiewicz
                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    November 15, 1999 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-38
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Rebecca Mead, pp. 39-47
                                                                                                                                                    4. Personal History by Noga Tarnopolsky, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                    5. "The Name of the Air" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                    6. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                    7. Profile: Ming's Thing by Liesl Schillinger, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 68-79
                                                                                                                                                    9. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Douglas Preston, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                                    10. "The Magic Mountain" by Linda Bierds, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Custom Drama" by Helen Simpson#2, pp. 88-97
                                                                                                                                                    12. A Critic at Large by Joan Acocella, pp. 98-105
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: The Trashy Years by John Updike, pp. 106-107 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Higher Jazz by Edmund Wilson and Neale Reinitz
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 108-109 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Tale of the Unknown Island by Jose Saramago
                                                                                                                                                      2. Nabokov's Blues by Kurt Johnson and Steve Coates
                                                                                                                                                      3. Five Days in London: May 1940 by John Lukacs
                                                                                                                                                      4. Night Falls Fast by Kay Redfield Jamison
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Great Shame by Thomas Keneally
                                                                                                                                                      6. William Eggleston: The Hasselblad Award 1998 by Gunilla Knape and William Eggleston
                                                                                                                                                      7. Ethel and Ernest by Raymond Briggs
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      A New Man by Daphne Merkin, pp. 110-112 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee
                                                                                                                                                    16. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 113-114
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 115-117 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Dogma (1999 Film) by Kevin Patrick Smith
                                                                                                                                                      2. Anywhere But Here (1999 Film) by Wayne Wang
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Back Page by Gahan Wilson, pp. 118-120
                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: The Fall by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    November 22, 1999 Issue = 25 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-15
                                                                                                                                                    3. Fiction: The Disappearance of Elaine Coleman by Steven Millhauser, pp. 16-58
                                                                                                                                                    4. The Talk of the Town by Jules Feiffer, pp. 59-69
                                                                                                                                                    5. The Campaign Trail by Joe Klein and Jane Mayer, pp. 70-81
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Sporting Scene by Roger Angell, pp. 82-93
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Robert Mankoff, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 96-113
                                                                                                                                                    9. Letter from Japan by Murray Sayle, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Crow's Nests" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 116-141
                                                                                                                                                    11. Sketchbook: The Cartoon Marathon by Harry Bliss, pp. 142-143
                                                                                                                                                    12. Cartoons: The Funnies, pp. 144-149
                                                                                                                                                    13. Profile: Was This Man a Genius? by Julie Hecht, pp. 150-157
                                                                                                                                                    14. Strip: Our Millennium in Review by Ruben Bolling, pp. 158-163
                                                                                                                                                    15. Cartoons: I Don't Get It!, pp. 164-165
                                                                                                                                                    16. From the Archives by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 166-171
                                                                                                                                                    17. Album: Under the Volcano by Lee Lorenz, pp. 172-173
                                                                                                                                                    18. Strip: Holographic Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve: 2999! by Tom Tomorrow, pp. 174-189
                                                                                                                                                    19. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 190-195
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Billions and Billions by Thomas Mallon, pp. 196-201 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Carl Sagan: A Life in the Cosmos by William Poundstone
                                                                                                                                                      2. Carl Sagan: A Life by Keay Davidson
                                                                                                                                                    21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 202-203 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Colony Girl by Thomas Rayfiel
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Walking Tour by Kathryn Davis
                                                                                                                                                      3. Before You Sleep by Linn Ullmann
                                                                                                                                                      4. All Tomorrow's Parties by William Gibson
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Desperate Season by Michael Blaine
                                                                                                                                                      6. Twinship by Laurie Foos
                                                                                                                                                      7. Pu-239 and Other Russian Fantasies by Ken Kalfus
                                                                                                                                                    22. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 204-208 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. All About My Mother (1999 Film) by Pedro Almodovar
                                                                                                                                                      2. Sleepy Hollow (1999 Film) by Tim Burton
                                                                                                                                                      3. Being John Malkovich (1999 Film) by Spike Jonze
                                                                                                                                                    23. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 209-213
                                                                                                                                                    24. The Back Page, pp. 214-220
                                                                                                                                                    25. Cover: Something for Everyone by Roz Chast
                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    November 29, 1999 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 12-13
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Paul Goldberger, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from Panama by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 50-61
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Noah Baumbach, pp. 62-64
                                                                                                                                                    6. The Culture Industry by Kurt Andersen, pp. 65-81
                                                                                                                                                    7. "Patience" by Kay Ryan, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                    8. Reflections: The Future of Faith by John Updike, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                    9. Portfolio: Revelations by Richard Avedon, pp. 92-107
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "Wood" by Colum McCann, pp. 108-121
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: French Kiss by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 122-123 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Secrets of the Flesh by Judith Thurman
                                                                                                                                                      2. Creating Colette, Vol. I by Claude Francis and Fernande Gontier
                                                                                                                                                      3. Creating Colette, Vol. II by Claude Francis and Fernande Gontier
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 124-129 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Enchanted Night by Steven Millhauser
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Tiny One by Eliza Minot
                                                                                                                                                      3. Slapboxing with Jesus by Victor D. Lavalle
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Life and Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner by John Nicol and Tim Flannery
                                                                                                                                                      5. Tamara de Lempicka by Laura Claridge
                                                                                                                                                      6. In Nevada by David Thomson
                                                                                                                                                      7. It Ain't No Sin to Be Glad You're Alive by Eric Alterman
                                                                                                                                                      8. The Father of the Predicaments by Heather McHugh
                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 130-131
                                                                                                                                                    14. "Mrs. M.'s Doll House" by Marianne Burke, pp. 132-133
                                                                                                                                                    15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 134-137
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 138-141 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The World Is Not Enough (1999 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                                                                      2. Liberty Heights (1999 Film) by Barry Levinson
                                                                                                                                                      3. Mansfield Park (1999 Film) by Patricia Rozema
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Back Page by Bruce McCall, pp. 142-144
                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: Turkey Day by Steve Brodner
                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    December 6, 1999 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 14-17
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-48
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Adam Gopnik, pp. 49-53
                                                                                                                                                    4. "Jesus and Elvis" by John Updike, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 58-77
                                                                                                                                                    6. Profile by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 78-93
                                                                                                                                                    7. Shouts & Murmurs by Jack Handey, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                    8. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Michael Specter, pp. 96-105
                                                                                                                                                    9. Annals of Retail by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                                    10. "In Hospital" by Mairi MacInnes, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                    11. Letter from London by John Cassidy, pp. 116-121
                                                                                                                                                    12. Sketchbook by Edward Sorel, pp. 122-125
                                                                                                                                                    13. Fiction: "Meeting in August" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, pp. 126-141
                                                                                                                                                    14. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 142-145
                                                                                                                                                    15. Web Sites by Sean Elder, pp. 146-147
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: American Pie by Joan Acocella, pp. 148-151 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Salt and Pepper by Michele Anna Jordan
                                                                                                                                                      2. Fading Feast by Raymond A. Sokolov
                                                                                                                                                      3. Consuming Passions by Michael Lee West
                                                                                                                                                      4. Cooking, Eating, Thinking by Deane W. Curtin and Lisa M. Heldke
                                                                                                                                                    17. Postscript by Calvin Tomkins and Irving Penn, pp. 152-166
                                                                                                                                                    18. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 167-169
                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 170-173 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Sweet and Lowdown (1999 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                                      2. The End of the Affair (1999 Film) by Neil Jordan
                                                                                                                                                    20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Life Goes On by Nancy Franklin, pp. 174-179 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. 42 Up~~Forty-Two Up (1998 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                                                                    21. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 180-182
                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: Work Station, Play Station by J. Otto Seibold
                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    December 13, 1999 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 10-11
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-36
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 37-45
                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward with the Arts by John Lahr, pp. 46-54
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 55
                                                                                                                                                    6. Reputations by Robert Wright, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    7. "The One to Worry About" by Charles Simic, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                    8. Personal History by V.S. Naipaul, pp. 66-79
                                                                                                                                                    9. A Reporter At Large by Tony Horwitz, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Old Milwaukee Man's Wonders" by Christopher Middleton, pp. 82-86
                                                                                                                                                    11. "Oh Y2K, Yes Y2K, How Come It Has to End This Way?" by Calvin Trillin, pp. 87-89
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "Pet Fly" by Walter Mosley, pp. 90-97
                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: Shrink To Fit by Joan Acocella, pp. 98-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Hillary's Choice by Gail Sheehy
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Passionate Nomad by Jane Fletcher Geniesse
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Code Book by Simon Singh
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letters of the Century by Lisa Grunwald and Stephen J. Adler
                                                                                                                                                      4. Silent Stars by Jeanine Basinger
                                                                                                                                                    15. A Critic at Large by David Denby, pp. 102-110
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 111-113 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Cradle Will Rock (1999 Film) by Tim Robbins
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Cider House Rules (1999 Film) by Lasse Hallstrom
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Back Page by Charles McGrath, pp. 114-116
                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: The Big Bag by Franco Matticchio
                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    December 20, 1999 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 6-8
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 9-32
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                                                    4. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Peter Richmond, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                    6. Profile: Sex, Drugs, and Fiddling by Rebecca Mead, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                    7. "The Secret of the Yellow Room" by Charles Simic, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                    8. Personal History by Oliver Sacks, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                    9. "Incunabular" by Les Murray, pp. 64-73
                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "The Barber's Unhappiness" by George Saunders, pp. 74-85
                                                                                                                                                    11. A Critic at Large by Alex Ross, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: The Simple Art of Murder by Susannah Clapp, pp. 94-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith
                                                                                                                                                    13. "Somewhere in Transylvania" by Michael Longley, p. 97
                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 98-99 - 27 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Rembrandt's Eyes by Simon Schama
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean
                                                                                                                                                      3. A Gesture Life by Chang-Rae Lee
                                                                                                                                                      4. More Matter by John Updike
                                                                                                                                                      5. Blind Eye by James B. Stewart
                                                                                                                                                      6. No One You Know by Bruce Eric Kaplan
                                                                                                                                                      7. Close Range by Annie Proulx
                                                                                                                                                      8. The River Sound by W.S. Merwin
                                                                                                                                                      9. Morgan: American Financier by Jean Strouse
                                                                                                                                                      10. Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
                                                                                                                                                      11. A Portrait of Egypt by Mary Anne Weaver
                                                                                                                                                      12. Twilight by Henry Grunwald
                                                                                                                                                      13. Friends Talking in the Night by Philip Hamburger
                                                                                                                                                      14. Intimacy by Hanif Kureishi
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Trust by Susan E. Tifft and Alex S. Jones
                                                                                                                                                      16. The Essential George Booth by Lee Lorenz and George Booth
                                                                                                                                                      17. The Essential Charles Barsotti by Lee Lorenz and Charles Barsotti
                                                                                                                                                      18. A Taxi to the Flame by Vickie Karp
                                                                                                                                                      19. Double Down by Frederick Barthelme and Steven Barthelme
                                                                                                                                                      20. A Dedicated Follower of Fashion by Holly Brubach
                                                                                                                                                      21. Boggs: A Comedy of Values by Lawrence Weschler
                                                                                                                                                      22. Love Trouble by Veronica Geng
                                                                                                                                                      23. The Sporting Life by Bill Barich
                                                                                                                                                      24. Creating Hysteria by Joan Acocella
                                                                                                                                                      25. A Reporter at Large by A.J. Liebling and Elmer R. Rusco
                                                                                                                                                      26. The Last Lovely City by Alice Adams
                                                                                                                                                      27. Elegy for Iris by John Bayley
                                                                                                                                                    15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 102-103 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Magnolia (1999 Film) by Paul Thomas Anderson
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Green Mile (1999 Film) by Frank Darabont
                                                                                                                                                    17. The Back Page by Victoria Roberts, pp. 104-106
                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: Installation by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    December 27, 1999 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. The Mail, pp. 6-7
                                                                                                                                                    2. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-36
                                                                                                                                                    3. The Talk of the Town by James Thurber, pp. 37-47
                                                                                                                                                    4. Personal History by Victor Erofeyev, pp. 48-59
                                                                                                                                                    5. Fiction: "Stuart" by Zadie Smith, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                    6. Life and Letters by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                    7. "25. XII. 1993" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 72-75
                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Dominion" by Robert Stone, pp. 76-87
                                                                                                                                                    9. Annals of History, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                                    10. "Winter at Herring Cove" by Mary Oliver, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                    11. Postscript: Joseph Heller by Richard Merkin and David Remnick, pp. 94-99
                                                                                                                                                    12. Fiction: "The Pancake Supper" by Donald Antrim, pp. 100-109
                                                                                                                                                    13. Fiction: "The Bear Came Over the Mountain" by Alice Munro, pp. 110-113
                                                                                                                                                    14. "Hour" by Mark Strand, pp. 114-127
                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 128-129 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999 Film) by Anthony Minghella
                                                                                                                                                      2. Anna and the King (1999 Film) by Andy Tennant
                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Under the Lights by David Denby, pp. 130-133 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Man on the Moon (2000 Film) by Milos Forman
                                                                                                                                                      2. Topsy-Turvy (1999 Film) by Mike Leigh
                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Books: In Camera by Henry Allen, pp. 134-136 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                      1. Century by Bruce Bernard
                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 137 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                      1. Lost by Hans-Ulrich Treichel
                                                                                                                                                      2. If I Told You Once by Judy Budnitz
                                                                                                                                                      3. Louis Armstrong, in His Own Words by Thomas Brothers and Louis Armstrong
                                                                                                                                                      4. Selected Letters of Dawn Powell, 1913-1965 by Tim Page and Dawn Powell
                                                                                                                                                      5. Reading Rilke by William H. Gass
                                                                                                                                                      6. Approximately Nowhere by Michael Hofmann
                                                                                                                                                      7. Africana by Kwame Anthony Appiah and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., ...
                                                                                                                                                    19. Dancing: Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre by Joan Acocella, pp. 138-141
                                                                                                                                                    20. The Back Page by Christopher Buckley, p. 142
                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: Nighthawks New York by Owen Smith
                                                                                                                                            2. [+]
                                                                                                                                              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 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles