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                                                                                                                                                      January 10, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by Adam Gopnik, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                      4. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Bobbie Ann Mason, pp. 30-37
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmurs by Roy Blount, Jr., pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Crime by John Montague, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                                      7. "Wedding the Locksmith's Daughter" by Robin Robertson, pp. 43-49
                                                                                                                                                      8. A Reporter At Large by Mary Anne Weaver, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                      9. Showcase: Renee Fleming by Firooz Zahedi and Charles Michener, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                      10. Profile: The Poet of Pulp by Pete Hamill, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                      11. Sketchbook: God's Drawing Board by Ralph Steadman, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "The Glass House" by Chris Adrian, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                      13. "Desire" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 78-79
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                                                                                                                                                        Books: Baby Steps by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 80-85 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Myth of the First Three Years by John T. Bruer
                                                                                                                                                        2. Three Seductive Ideas by Jerome Kagan
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                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 86-87 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Houseguest by Agnes Rossi
                                                                                                                                                        2. Sick Puppy by Carl Hiaasen
                                                                                                                                                        3. Joseph McCarthy by Arthur Herman
                                                                                                                                                        4. Sidewalk by Mitchell Duneier
                                                                                                                                                        5. A Weakness for Almost Everything by Aldo Buzzi
                                                                                                                                                        6. Jacob Adler: A Life on the Stage by Lulla Rosenfeld and Jacob Adler
                                                                                                                                                        7. The Flashboat by Jane Cooper
                                                                                                                                                      16. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 90-93 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Any Given Sunday (1999 Film) by Oliver Stone
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Hurricane (1999 Film) by Norman Jewison
                                                                                                                                                      18. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: Center of the Universe by Mark Ulriksen
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                                                                                                                                                      January 17, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by Alex Kotlowitz, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Campaign Trail by Joe Klein, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                      5. "The Ancestor" by Paul Muldoon, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                                                      6. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, pp. 35-36
                                                                                                                                                      7. Letter from Bangkok by Susan Orlean, pp. 37-41
                                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Justice by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 42-53
                                                                                                                                                      9. Profile: An Eye for the New by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 54-59
                                                                                                                                                      10. "From a Lecture Delivered in a Crosswind" by Lois Moyles, pp. 60-64
                                                                                                                                                      11. Naples Postcard by Michael Specter, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "White Walls" by Tatyana Tolstaya, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 72-78
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: The High Life by Francine du Plessix Gray, pp. 79-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman
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                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 8 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Lieutenant-Colonel de Maumort by Roger Martin du Gard
                                                                                                                                                        2. Siam, or The Woman Who Shot a Man by Lily Tuck
                                                                                                                                                        3. Glyph by Percival Everett
                                                                                                                                                        4. Tea by Stacey D'Erasmo
                                                                                                                                                        5. Catfish and Mandala by Andrew X. Pham
                                                                                                                                                        6. The Unsteady March by Philip A. Klinkner and Rogers M. Smith
                                                                                                                                                        7. Infinite Perspectives by Brian M. Ambroziak and Jeffrey R. Ambroziak
                                                                                                                                                        8. The Anchorage by Mark Wunderlich
                                                                                                                                                      16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 86-87 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Holy Smoke! (1999 Film) by Jane Campion
                                                                                                                                                        2. Fantasia 2000 (1999 Film) by Paul Brizzi, Hendel Butoy, Eric Goldberg, and James Algar, ...
                                                                                                                                                      18. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: Hailing Dr. King by Barry Blitt
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                                                                                                                                                      January 24, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by John Cassidy, pp. 25-31
                                                                                                                                                      4. Department of National Security by Mary Anne Weaver, pp. 32-38
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 39
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                      7. "Soon" by Phillis Levin, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profile: A Slave in New York by William Finnegan, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                      9. "Feathering" by Galway Kinnell, pp. 54-61
                                                                                                                                                      10. Showcase: Women's Studies by Annie Leibovitz and Sharon DeLano, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                      11. Letter from Hollywood by Tad Friend, pp. 64-73
                                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "Le Mooz" by Louise Erdrich, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Roll Over, Madison by Taylor Branch, pp. 82-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. A Necessary Evil by Garry Wills
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. So I Am Glad by A.L. Kennedy
                                                                                                                                                        2. Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Unburied by Charles Palliser
                                                                                                                                                        4. Who Killed Hollywood? by Peter Bart
                                                                                                                                                        5. Just Six Numbers by Martin Rees
                                                                                                                                                        6. Feeding the Eye by Anne Hollander
                                                                                                                                                        7. What Was True by Margaret Sartor, Geoff Dyer, and William Gedney
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                      16. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 91-93
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 94-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Mr. Death (1999 Film) by Errol Morris
                                                                                                                                                      18. The Back Page by Jules Feiffer, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: Up the Down Slope by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      January 31, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by Anthony Lane, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                      4. "The Perfect Life" by Donald Hall, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from New Hampshire by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                      6. Paris Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                      7. "The Job" by Kay Ryan, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profile: The Redemption by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                      9. Showcase: Patti Smith by Richard Avedon and Sharon DeLano, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                      10. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Lawrence Weschler, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                      11. "I See My Friend Everywhere" by Grace Paley, pp. 68-75
                                                                                                                                                      12. Fiction: "Quality Time" by Richard Ford, pp. 76-87
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 88-91
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                                                                                                                                                        Books: Still Looking for Crazy Horse by Scott L. Malcolmson, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. On the Rez by Ian Frazier
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                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 94 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Memories of Pure Spring by Duong Thu Huong
                                                                                                                                                        2. Saving Agnes by Rachel Cusk
                                                                                                                                                        3. The New City by Stephen Amidon
                                                                                                                                                        4. Mao Zedong by Jonathan Spence
                                                                                                                                                        5. I May Not Get There With You by Michael Eric Dyson
                                                                                                                                                        6. Ingenious Pursuits by Lisa Jardine
                                                                                                                                                        7. Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen by Larry McMurtry
                                                                                                                                                      16. Jazz by Joseph Hooper, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                                                                      17. The Back Page by Arnold Roth, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: Kvetch City by Edward Sorel
                                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      February 7, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 9
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Political Scene by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 36-42
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Money by John Cassidy, pp. 44-51
                                                                                                                                                      7. Profile: The Laughing Game by James Kaplan, pp. 52-63
                                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Medicine by Jonathan Weiner, pp. 64-70
                                                                                                                                                      9. "Ballad of the Paths in Vastmanland" by Lars Gustafsson, pp. 71-73
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Brothers and Sisters Around the World" by Andrea Lee, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                      11. A Critic at Large by Joan Acocella, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 84-87 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Moth Smoke by Mohsin Hamid
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Missing World by Margot Livesey
                                                                                                                                                        3. Polk's Folly by William R. Polk
                                                                                                                                                        4. Arthur Koestler: The Homeless Mind by David Cesarani
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                      16. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 96-97 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. A Map of the World (1999 Film) by Scott Elliott
                                                                                                                                                        2. Isn't She Great (2000 Film) by Andrew Bergman
                                                                                                                                                      18. The Back Page, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: Six More Weeks of Primaries by R.J. Matson
                                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      February 14, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. The Mail, p. 5
                                                                                                                                                      2. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Talk of the Town by Joe Klein, pp. 23-29
                                                                                                                                                      4. Letter from London by Anthony Lane, pp. 30-34
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmurs by Frank Gannon, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                      6. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                      7. "What Would Happen Then" by April Bernard, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Crime by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 42-44
                                                                                                                                                      9. "The Necklace" by Jonathan Galassi, pp. 45-60
                                                                                                                                                      10. Comix 101 by Art Spiegelman, pp. 61-63
                                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: "The Seven Circle" by Manil Suri, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Man of Letters by Roger Angell, pp. 72-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Letters from the Editor by Harold Ross and Thomas Kunkel
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Pilgrim by Timothy Findley
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Summer After June by Ashley Warlick
                                                                                                                                                        3. Scar Vegas, and Other Stories by Tom Paine#2
                                                                                                                                                        4. Osbert Sitwell by Philip Ziegler
                                                                                                                                                        5. Shanghai by Ferit Kuyas, Edy Brunner, and Marco Paoluzzo
                                                                                                                                                        6. The Whitney Women and the Museum They Made by Flora Miller Biddle
                                                                                                                                                        7. Squares and Courtyards by Marilyn Hacker
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Sky LIne by Paul Goldberger, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 84-85 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Beach (2000 Film) by Danny Boyle
                                                                                                                                                        2. Simpatico (1999 Film) by Matthew Warchus
                                                                                                                                                      17. The Back Page by Jules Feiffer, pp. 86-88
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: Valentines by Mark Ulriksen
                                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      February 21, 2000 Issue = 35 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment by Anthony Lane, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Mail, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                      3. Goings On About Town, pp. 40-68
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Talk of the Town, pp. 69-78
                                                                                                                                                      5. Portfolio: Cover Story, pp. 79-86
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Motherhood by Wendy Wasserstein, pp. 87-96
                                                                                                                                                      7. Our Local Correspondents by Susan Orlean, pp. 110-119
                                                                                                                                                      8. Personal History by Roger Angell, pp. 120-140
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Attention Geniuses: Cash Only" by Woody Allen, pp. 148-182
                                                                                                                                                      10. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, p. 183
                                                                                                                                                      11. Profiles: Making It Real by John Lahr, pp. 196-204
                                                                                                                                                      12. Portfolio: Maps by Saul Steinberg and Simon Schama, pp. 216-223
                                                                                                                                                      13. Letter from Havana by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 224-228
                                                                                                                                                      14. Easel: Luce vs. Ross by Edward Sorel and Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 232-236
                                                                                                                                                      15. Life and Letters by Janet Malcolm, pp. 238-246
                                                                                                                                                      16. Easel: Midtown, Feb. 13, 1925, 11 P.M. by Bruce McCall, pp. 252-253
                                                                                                                                                      17. Fiction: "Nettles" by Alice Munro, pp. 254-256
                                                                                                                                                      18. A Critic At Large by Joan Didion, pp. 270-276
                                                                                                                                                      19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Is Sex Necessary? by John Updike, pp. 280-289 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Make Love, Not War by David Allyn
                                                                                                                                                      20. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 290-293
                                                                                                                                                      21. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 294-299 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Not One Less (1999 Film) by Yimou Zhang
                                                                                                                                                        2. Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 (2000 Film) by Marc Levin
                                                                                                                                                      22. "Farewell, My Lovely!" by E.B. White, pp. 97-109
                                                                                                                                                      23. "Gastronomy Recalled" by M.F.K. Fisher, pp. 141-147
                                                                                                                                                      24. "Butterflies" by Vladimir Nabokov, pp. 205-210
                                                                                                                                                      25. Letter from a Region in My Mind by James Baldwin, pp. 211-214
                                                                                                                                                      26. Letter from Paris by Janet Flanner, pp. 229-231
                                                                                                                                                      27. "Goodbye, My Brother" by John Cheever, p. 237
                                                                                                                                                      28. Letter from Rome by Philip Hamburger, pp. 247-250
                                                                                                                                                      29. "Los Angeles Against the Mountains" by John McPhee, p. 251
                                                                                                                                                      30. "Portrait of the Artist as a Young Gadgeteer" by Pauline Kael, pp. 257-269
                                                                                                                                                      31. "Court Buff" by Mark Singer, pp. 277-279
                                                                                                                                                      32. Cover: Putting on the Dog by William Wegman
                                                                                                                                                      33. "Eros" by Louise Gluck, pp. 184-195
                                                                                                                                                      34. "Florida Deserta," "The Street by the Cemetery," "Vague Poem" by Elizabeth Bishop, p. 215
                                                                                                                                                      35. The Back Page by Roz Chast, p. 300
                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      March 6, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-37
                                                                                                                                                      3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 92-93 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Everything You Know by Zoe Heller
                                                                                                                                                        2. Two Moons by Thomas Mallon
                                                                                                                                                        3. Ladies and Not-So-Gentle Women by Alfred Allan Lewis
                                                                                                                                                        4. A Renaissance in Harlem by Lionel C. Bascom
                                                                                                                                                        5. Greene on Capri: A Memoir by Shirley Hazzard
                                                                                                                                                      4. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmurs by Ellis Weiner, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from Turkey by Michael Specter, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                      7. Profiles: After Hillary by Elsa Walsh, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                      8. Easel: Lost Highway by Edward Sorel and Alex Ross, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                      9. Life and Letters by Joan Acocella, pp. 68-72
                                                                                                                                                      10. Takes: "Kearns by a Knockout" by A.J. Liebling, pp. 73-77
                                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: "The Love of My Life" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 78-87
                                                                                                                                                      12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Paper Chase by John Cassidy, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. A Conspiracy of Paper by David Liss
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 98-102 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Whole Nine Yards (2000 Film) by Jonathan Lynn
                                                                                                                                                        2. Drowning Mona (2000 Film) by Nick Gomez
                                                                                                                                                        3. Alone (1998 Film) by Erick Zonca
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Little Thief (1999 Film) by Erick Zonca
                                                                                                                                                      17. "The Strangeness" by Stan Rice, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                      18. "Dog on a Chain" by Charles Simic, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Out Like a Lamb" by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      March 13, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-35
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Campaign Trail by Joe Klein, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                      5. Personal History by Dagoberto Gilb, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Medicine by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                      7. Showcase: March from Selma by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profiles: Taking Humor Seriously by David Owen, pp. 64-70
                                                                                                                                                      9. Takes by Lois Long, pp. 71-75
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Indian Country" by Sherman Alexie, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                      11. At the Museums by Anthony Lane, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Southern Discomfort by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 92-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Battle of New Orleans by Robert V. Remini
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Gertrude and Claudius by John Updike
                                                                                                                                                        2. A Member of the Family by Susan Merrell
                                                                                                                                                        3. Basil Street Blues by Michael Holroyd
                                                                                                                                                        4. Brotherhood in Rhythm by Constance V. Hill
                                                                                                                                                        5. Stake by Alfred Corn
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Boiler Room (2000 Film) by Ben Younger
                                                                                                                                                        2. What Planet Are You From? (2000 Film) by Mike Nichols
                                                                                                                                                      16. "To My Fifties" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Poetry and Sleep" by Debora Greger, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "Time Marches On" by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      March 20, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-40
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-53
                                                                                                                                                      3. Life and Letters by Seamus Deane, pp. 54-61
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ben Greenman, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                                      5. Our Local Correspondents by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Journalism by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 94-101
                                                                                                                                                      7. Fiction: "Forbidden" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 116-121
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profiles: High-Heel Heaven by Michael Specter, pp. 102-111
                                                                                                                                                      9. Portfolio by Helmut Newton and Susan Orlean, pp. 112-115
                                                                                                                                                      10. Front Row Notes by Sandra Bernhard, pp. 122-123
                                                                                                                                                      11. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 124-129
                                                                                                                                                      12. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 130-133
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Short Cuts by Tad Friend, pp. 134-138 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Which Lie Did I Tell? by William Goldman
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 139 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Fly-Truffler by Gustaf Sobin
                                                                                                                                                        3. Tigers in the Snow by Peter Matthiessen
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 140-142
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 143-148 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Mission To Mars (2000 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Ninth Gate (1999 Film) by Roman Polanski
                                                                                                                                                        3. Orphans (1998 Film) by Peter Mullan
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Nights of '57" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                                      18. "The Augean Stables" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 66-79
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Logo, Oh, No!" by Michael Roberts
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      March 27, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-32
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letter from Moscow by David Remnick, pp. 40-50
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Noah Baumbach, pp. 51-52
                                                                                                                                                      5. New York Journal by Calvin Trillin, pp. 53-86
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles: The Man Who Forgets Nothing by Mark Singer, pp. 90-94
                                                                                                                                                      7. Easel: Martha Argerich at Carnegie Hall by Michael Witte and Alex Ross, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                                                      8. Life and Leters by Sylvia Plath, pp. 104-115
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Taking Pictures" by Anne Enright, pp. 116-119
                                                                                                                                                      10. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 120-121
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        All Together Now by John Cassidy, pp. 122-126 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Irrational Exuberance by Robert J. Shiller
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 127 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. On Parole by Akira Yoshimura
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Third Eye by David Knowles
                                                                                                                                                        3. I Will Bear Witness, Vol. II by Victor Klemperer
                                                                                                                                                        4. Men in the Off Hours by Anne Carson
                                                                                                                                                        5. Delta Land by Maude Schuyler Clay
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        It Takes a Village by Paul Goldberger, pp. 128-129 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Suburban Nation by Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, and Jeff Speck, ...
                                                                                                                                                      14. Showcase by Dana Lixenberg and Kevin Conley, pp. 130-134
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 135-136 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Erin Brockovich (2000 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                        2. Waking the Dead (1999 Film) by Keith Gordon
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Little Fugue" by Frank Bidart, pp. 87-89
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Sarabande on Attaining the Age of Seventy-seven" by Anthony Hecht, p. 95
                                                                                                                                                      18. Popular Music by Nick Hornby, p. 137
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Winter Is Sprung" by Raul Colon
                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of Apr.-Jun. 2000 = 11 Issues, 191 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      April 3, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-33
                                                                                                                                                      3. Profiles: Caesar.com by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 34-41
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Frank Cammuso and Hart Seely, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                      5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by John Seabrook, pp. 44-53
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Ted Conover, pp. 54-61
                                                                                                                                                      7. Showcase by Max Vadukul and Kevin Conley, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                      8. Fiction: "Pastoralia" by George Saunders, pp. 68-72
                                                                                                                                                      9. Takes: "Survival" by John Hersey, p. 73
                                                                                                                                                      10. A Critic At Large by Charles Michener, pp. 82-88
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Man in Bed by John Updike, pp. 89-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Marcel Proust: A Life by William C. Carter
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 93 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. American Moderns by Christine Stansell
                                                                                                                                                        2. Patrick O'Brian: A Life Revealed by Dean King
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Operator by Tom King
                                                                                                                                                        4. Five Sisters by James Fox
                                                                                                                                                        5. Loose Balls by Jayson Williams
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema: Turning the Tables by Anthony Lane, pp. 99-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. High Fidelity (2000 Film) by Stephen Frears
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Filth and the Fury - A Sex Pistols Film (2000 Film) by Julien Temple
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Bonnard's Reflection" by Eamon Brennan, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "The First Pitch" by Arnold Roth
                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      April 10, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-30
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-39
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Crime by Robert I. Friedman, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Chris Harris, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                      5. Reflections: The Doubting Disease by Jerome Groopman, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Michael Specter, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                      7. Showcase: Rising Son by William Klein and Ben Greenman, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                      8. The Sporting Scene by John McPhee, pp. 72-80
                                                                                                                                                      9. Takes: Living Well Is the Best Revenge by Calvin Tomkins, p. 81
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Enough" by Alice McDermott, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                      11. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 86-90
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Vive La Difference! by Mary Hawthorne, pp. 91-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Le Mariage by Diane Johnson
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 93 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Romantics by Pankaj Mishra
                                                                                                                                                        2. Make Believe by Joanna Scott
                                                                                                                                                        3. Genome by Matt Ridley
                                                                                                                                                        4. Best Thing I Ever Tasted by Sallie Tisdale
                                                                                                                                                        5. Database Nation by Simson Garfinkel
                                                                                                                                                      14. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 97-98
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 99-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Black and White (2000 Film) by James Toback
                                                                                                                                                        2. Joe Gould's Secret (2000 Film) by Stanley Tucci
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Simile" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 46-49
                                                                                                                                                      18. "Empathy" by Stephen Dunn, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Night Life" by Lorenzo Mattotti
                                                                                                                                                    3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      April 17, 2000 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-32
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                                                      3. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by William Finnegan, pp. 40-72
                                                                                                                                                      4. Annals of Gastronomy by Anthony Bourdain, pp. 73-79
                                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles: The Commando by Connie Bruck, pp. 80-86
                                                                                                                                                      6. Showcase: John Gutmann's photographs by Kevin Conley, pp. 88-92
                                                                                                                                                      7. Takes: Mrs. Knopf's borzois by Geoffrey T. Hellman, pp. 93-95
                                                                                                                                                      8. A Reporter At Large by Martin Filler, pp. 96-105
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Revival Road" by Louise Erdrich, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Talking Man by Adam Gopnik, pp. 114-120 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Groucho by Stefan Kanfer
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 121 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Vision of Emma Blau by Ursula Hegi
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Barbarians Are Coming by David Wong Louie
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Nature of Economies by Jane Jacobs
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Complete Civil War Journal and Selected Letters of Thomas Wentworth Higginson by Christopher Looby and Thomas Wentworth Higginson, ...
                                                                                                                                                        5. Journey of the Pink Dolphins by Sy Montgomery
                                                                                                                                                      12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 122-123
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 124-128 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. American Psycho (2000 Film) by Mary Harron
                                                                                                                                                      14. "Of the Light" by John Ashbery, p. 87
                                                                                                                                                      15. Cover: "The Bite of Spring" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      April 24, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 20-58
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 59-69
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letter from Los Angeles by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 70-87
                                                                                                                                                      4. Our Local Correspondents by Rebecca Mead, pp. 88-135
                                                                                                                                                      5. Personal History by Benjamin Cheever, pp. 136-155
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles: The Fountainhead by John Cassidy, pp. 162-175
                                                                                                                                                      7. A Reporter At Large by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc, pp. 176-189
                                                                                                                                                      8. Journal: The Quarter of Living Dangerously by David Denby, pp. 190-198
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Chemistry" by Tom Drury, pp. 202-205
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Schmate Hari by Judith Shulevitz, pp. 206-211 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Scruples by Judith Krantz
                                                                                                                                                        2. Sex and Shopping by Judith Krantz
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Mickey Mouse Club by Tad Friend, pp. 212-214 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Keys to the Kingdom by Kim Masters
                                                                                                                                                      12. Showcase: Alfred Brendel plays New York by Richard Avedon, pp. 215-217
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 218 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Deliver Us From Evil by William Shawcross
                                                                                                                                                        2. Gold Digger by Constance Rosenblum
                                                                                                                                                        3. Horse Heaven by Jane Smiley
                                                                                                                                                        4. God's Favorite by Lawrence Wright
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 219-220
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 221-226 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Keeping the Faith (2000 Film) by Edward Norton
                                                                                                                                                        2. East Is East (1999 Film) by Damien O'Donnell
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Along Overgrown Paths" by James Schuyler, pp. 156-161
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Time" by Louise Gluck, pp. 199-201
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "The Money Tree" by Winston Smith
                                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      May 8, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-50
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 51-59
                                                                                                                                                      3. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                                      5. Personal History by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                      6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Profiles: Into the Clear by David Remnick, pp. 76-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Human Stain by Philip Roth
                                                                                                                                                      7. At the Galleries by Jessica Wynne and Kevin Conley, pp. 82-86
                                                                                                                                                      8. Takes: "The Indian Uprising" by Donald Barthelme, pp. 87-89
                                                                                                                                                      9. A Reporter At Large by Alexander Stille, pp. 90-99
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "European Wedding" by Matthew Klam, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: The Empty Couch by Joan Acocella, pp. 112-117 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Of Two Minds by T.M. Luhrmann
                                                                                                                                                        2. Prozac Backlash by Joseph Glenmullen
                                                                                                                                                        3. Mockingbird Years by Emily Fox Gordon
                                                                                                                                                      12. Showcaes: The Stork Club by Alfred Eisenstaedt and John Lahr, pp. 118-119
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 120-122 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Blue Angel by Francine Prose
                                                                                                                                                        2. Dreambirds by Rob Nixon
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Battle for God by Karen Armstrong
                                                                                                                                                        4. Get Happy by Gerald Clarke
                                                                                                                                                        5. A Trip to the Stars by Nicholas Christopher
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 123-124
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 125-126 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Gladiator (2000 Film) by Ridley Scott
                                                                                                                                                      16. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 127-132
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Strangeness" by John Koethe, pp. 72-75
                                                                                                                                                      18. "Tintype" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 102-111
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Photo Opportunity" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      May 15, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-32
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-43
                                                                                                                                                      3. Reputations by Alexander Stille, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                      5. Cop Diary by Marcus Laffey, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from Afghanistan by William T. Vollmann, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                      7. Takes: Merle Haggard by Bryan Di Salvatore, pp. 69-73
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profiles: Her Secret Identities by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 74-83
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Reunion" by Richard Ford, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                                      10. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Dangerous Into Beautiful by John Updike, p. 91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Laser Show by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 92-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Way Out There in the Blue by Frances FitzGerald
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Lightning on the Sun by Robert Bingham
                                                                                                                                                        2. Selected Letters of Rebecca West by Bonnie Kime Scott and Rebecca West
                                                                                                                                                        3. In the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel Philbrick
                                                                                                                                                        4. Virtual Tibet by Orville Schell
                                                                                                                                                        5. The Blue Bedspread by Raj Kamal Jha
                                                                                                                                                      14. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                      15. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 102-104
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 105-112 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Hamlet (2000 Film) by Michael Almereyda
                                                                                                                                                        2. Up at the Villa (2000 Film) by Philip Haas
                                                                                                                                                        3. U-571 (2000 Film) by Jonathan Mostow
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Eve" by James Lasdun, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                      18. "A Marriage for the Millennium" by Eavan Boland, pp. 62-68
                                                                                                                                                      19. Cover: "Mother Nature" by Carter Goodrich
                                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      May 22, 2000 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-28
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-35
                                                                                                                                                      3. Personal History by Edward Hoagland, pp. 36-44
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                      5. Annals of War by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 48-82
                                                                                                                                                      6. Sketchbook: New York Stories by J.J. Sempe, pp. 83-87
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                                      8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Coming Home by John Updike, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Don't the Moon Look Lonesome by Stanley Crouch
                                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 95 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. MotherKind by Jayne Anne Phillips
                                                                                                                                                        2. American Pharaoh by Adam Cohen and Elizabeth Taylor #3
                                                                                                                                                        3. Africa in My Blood by Jane Goodall and Dale Peterson
                                                                                                                                                        4. Buddha's Little Finger by Victor Pelevin
                                                                                                                                                        5. Erotikon by Susan Mitchell
                                                                                                                                                      10. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 98-105 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Battlefield Earth (2000 Film) by Roger Christian
                                                                                                                                                        2. Sweet and Lowdown (1999 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                                      12. "The Secret Life of Luther Coxe" by Philip Levine, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                      13. "Crown" by Kay Ryan, p. 94
                                                                                                                                                      14. Cover: "Hanging on Every Word" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      May 29, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-42
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 43-51
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 52-66
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ben Greenman, p. 67
                                                                                                                                                      5. Dept. of Human Resources by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                                      6. Postcard from Silicon Valley by Michael Specter, pp. 88-101
                                                                                                                                                      7. Profiles: The Gilder Effect by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                                                      8. Easel: Clara Bow by Edward Sorel and Michael Sragow, pp. 106-111
                                                                                                                                                      9. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                      10. Takes: "Kimberley Solzhenitsyn's Calendar" by Ian Frazier, pp. 119-123
                                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: "Personal Archaeology" by John Updike, pp. 124-127
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Higher Ground by Anthony Lane, pp. 128-136 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Vertigo by W.G. Sebald
                                                                                                                                                      13. Web Sightings, p. 137
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 138-141
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 142-156 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Dinosaur (2000 Film) by Eric Leighton and Ralph Zondag
                                                                                                                                                        2. Center Stage (1999 Film) by Nicholas Hytner
                                                                                                                                                      16. "If dy/dx then" by Amy Quan Barry, pp. 70-87
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Entomologue" by Peter Kane Dufault, pp. 114-118
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "Twenty-first Century Commute" by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      June 5, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Going On About Town, pp. 8-30
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Political Scene by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 41
                                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from Philadelphia by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles: Delta Nights by Bill Buford, pp. 50-54
                                                                                                                                                      7. Takes by Joseph Mitchell, pp. 55-65
                                                                                                                                                      8. Portfolio: Gotham Shuffle by Robert Polidori and Kurt Andersen, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "A Hundred and Eleven Years Without a Chauffeur" by Muriel Spark, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Mission Impossible 2 (2000 Film) by John Woo
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: Whimper on the Right by Fareed Zakaria, pp. 85-88 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. One Nation, Two Cultures by Gertrude Himmelfarb
                                                                                                                                                        2. Bobos in Paradise by David Brooks
                                                                                                                                                        3. How We Got Here: The Seventies by David Frum
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Great Disruption by Francis Fukuyama
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. From Dawn to Decadence by Jacques Barzun
                                                                                                                                                        2. Wild Decembers by Edna O'Brien
                                                                                                                                                        3. At End of Day by George V. Higgins
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Collaborator by Alice Kaplan
                                                                                                                                                        5. The World's Wife by Carol Ann Duffy
                                                                                                                                                      13. Showcase by Martin Schoeller and Pete Hamill, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Night Music by Joan Acocella, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Music and Silence by Rose Tremain
                                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 94-98
                                                                                                                                                      16. "The Lizard" by Michael Longley, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Address Search" by Franz Wright, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      June 12, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-48
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 49-54
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 55-57
                                                                                                                                                      5. Personal History by Nicholas Dawidoff, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles by Richard Preston, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Sporting Scene by Mary Ellen Mark and Kevin Conley, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                      8. Letter from Japan by Murray Sayle, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Forecast from the Retail Desk" by Rick Moody, pp. 92-99
                                                                                                                                                      10. Pop Music by Nick Hornby, pp. 100-102
                                                                                                                                                      11. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 103-105
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Seasons in Hell by Henry Allen, pp. 106-107 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Inferno by James Nachtwey
                                                                                                                                                        2. Migrations: Humanity in Transition by Sebastiao Salgado
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Children by Sebastiao Salgado
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 109 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Tuff by Paul Beatty
                                                                                                                                                        2. In the Shadow of the Bomb by Silvan S. Schweber
                                                                                                                                                        3. What I Think I Did by Larry Woiwode
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Binding Chair by Kathryn Harrison
                                                                                                                                                        5. Darwin's Worms by Adam Phillips
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 110-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Humanite (1998 Film) by Bruno Dumont
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Decalogue (1987 Film) by Krzysztof Kieslowski
                                                                                                                                                      15. "Hellenistic Head" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                      16. "The Flight of Language" by W.S. Merwin, p. 108
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "Father's Day" by William Joyce
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      June 19, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-68
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 69-77
                                                                                                                                                      3. Personal History by Stephen King, pp. 78-90
                                                                                                                                                      4. Notebook by Tobias Wolff, pp. 91-93
                                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from India by Salman Rushdie, pp. 94-99
                                                                                                                                                      6. Sketchbook: Jimmy Corrigan - The Smartest Kid on Earth by Chris Ware, pp. 140-143
                                                                                                                                                      7. Fiction: "The Passenger" by Marisa Silver, pp. 114-129
                                                                                                                                                      8. Fiction: "The Smoker" by David Schickler, pp. 130-139
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Prosperity" by Akhil Sharma, pp. 144-151
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Drinking Coffee Elsewhere" by Z.Z. Packer, pp. 156-171
                                                                                                                                                      11. The Get-Ready Man by Adam Gopnik, pp. 172-180
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        First Fictions, p. 181 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. White Teeth by Zadie Smith
                                                                                                                                                        2. Madame by Antoni Libera
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Fundamentals of Play by Caitlin Macy
                                                                                                                                                        4. Chang and Eng by Darin Strauss
                                                                                                                                                        5. The Question of Bruno by Aleksandar Hemon
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Family Romance by Joan Acocella, pp. 182-186 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Experience: A Memoir by Martin Amis
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 187-189 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Time Regained (2000 Film) by Raoul Ruiz
                                                                                                                                                      15. "Succor" by Les Murray, pp. 100-113
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Eletric Light" by Seamus Heaney, pp. 152-155
                                                                                                                                                      17. The Back Page by William Steig and Margaret Kemp Ross, pp. 190-192
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "Poised" by R. Kenton Nelson
                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of Jul.-Sep. 2000 = 12 Issues, 217 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      July 3, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-24
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                      3. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 30-32
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                      5. Reflections: Granny's Bridge by Tony Earley, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 38-53
                                                                                                                                                      7. Profiles: Forever Johnny by Jesse Green, pp. 54-58
                                                                                                                                                      8. Takes: Twiggy in New York by Thomas Whiteside, p. 59
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "The Male Gaze" by Lucinda Rosenfeld, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                      10. Showcase by Martin Schoeller and Giles Smith, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                      11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: For Love and Money by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 77-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Trimalchio: An Early Version of 'The Great Gatsby' by F. Scott Fitzgerald and James L.W. West
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Plowing the Dark by Richard Powers
                                                                                                                                                        2. Papal Sin by Garry Wills
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Chief by David Nasaw
                                                                                                                                                        4. Fiona Range by Mary McGarry Morris
                                                                                                                                                        5. The Harold Letters, 1928-1943 by Clement Greenberg and Janice Van Horne
                                                                                                                                                      14. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 84-86
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 87-92 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Patriot (2000 Film) by Roland Emmerich
                                                                                                                                                        2. Shaft (2000 Film) by John Singleton
                                                                                                                                                        3. Me, Myself and Irene (2000 Film) by Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Marsyas" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                      17. "A Walk in the Unconscious" by Debora Greger, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "Here's Looking at You" by Anita Kunz
                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      July 10, 2000 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Finance by Calvin Trillin, pp. 26-31
                                                                                                                                                      4. Personal History by Andre Aciman, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                      5. Profiles: The Good Doctor by Tracy Kidder, pp. 40-57
                                                                                                                                                      6. Portfolio: Mission to China by Saul Steinberg and Jane Kramer, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                                      7. Fiction: "The Saturday Morning Car Wash Club" by James Ellis Thomas, pp. 66-71
                                                                                                                                                      8. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 72-74
                                                                                                                                                      9. Pop Music by Nick Hornby, pp. 75-76
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 77-78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Perfect Storm (2000 Film) by Wolfgang Petersen
                                                                                                                                                        2. Chicken Run (2000 Film) by Peter Lord and Nick Park
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: The Battle Over Boys by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 79-82 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Real Boys' Voices by William S. Pollack
                                                                                                                                                        2. The War Against Boys by Christina Hoff Sommers
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Emotionally Weird by Kate Atkinson
                                                                                                                                                        2. Biography of a Germ by Arno Karlen
                                                                                                                                                        3. Pitching Around Fidel by S.L. Price
                                                                                                                                                        4. Lying by Lauren Slater
                                                                                                                                                        5. Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer by Ben Katchor
                                                                                                                                                      13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 84-88
                                                                                                                                                      14. "Casablanca Lily" by Henri Cole, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                      15. Cover: "Summer School" by Edward Sorel
                                                                                                                                                    3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      July 17, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-31
                                                                                                                                                      3. Department of Wealth by James Collins, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ben Greenman, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                      5. Annals of Parenthood by Melissa Fay Greene, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Timothy W. Ryback, pp. 46-57
                                                                                                                                                      7. Letter from Kentucky by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 58-62
                                                                                                                                                      8. Takes: "So Long, See You Tomorrow" by William Maxwell, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Interesting Women" by Andrea Lee, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Fire in the Big Top by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 76-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Circus Fire by Stewart O'Nan
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Is That a Gun in Your Pocket? by Rachel Abramowitz
                                                                                                                                                        2. Destiny by Tim Parks
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Feast of Love by Charles Baxter
                                                                                                                                                        4. Portrait of an Artist, as an Old Man by Joseph Heller
                                                                                                                                                      12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 84-86
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 87-92 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000 Film) by Des McAnuff
                                                                                                                                                        2. Disney's the Kid (2000 Film) by Jon Turteltaub
                                                                                                                                                        3. Sunshine (1999 Film) by Istvan Szabo
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shower (1999 Film) by Yang Zhang
                                                                                                                                                      15. "The Wild" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 63-64
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Man Making the Bed" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "Attempting the Record" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                    4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      July 24, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letter from Mexico by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                      5. Postcard from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Nicholson Baker, pp. 42-53
                                                                                                                                                      7. Showcase: Ice Queen by Brigitte Lacombe and Hilton Als, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                      8. Fiction: "The Story of Mats Israelson" by Julian Barnes, pp. 62-71
                                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Open House by Rebecca Mead, pp. 72-75 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Sex and Real Estate by Marjorie Garber
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Dog's Tears by John Updike, pp. 76-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Name of the World by Denis Johnson
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Strange Fruit by Alex Ross, p. 79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Bosie: A Biography of Lord Alfred Douglas by Douglas Murray
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 80-81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Wainewright the Poisoner by Andrew Motion
                                                                                                                                                        2. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Better Angel by Roy Morris, Jr.
                                                                                                                                                        4. Stonedial by George Konrad
                                                                                                                                                      13. A Critic At Large by Mark Levine, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 86-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. X-Men (2000 Film) by Bryan Singer
                                                                                                                                                        2. Chuck and Buck (2000 Film) by Miguel Arteta
                                                                                                                                                      15. "Self" by Dan Chiasson, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                      16. "One Hundred White-Sided Dolphins on a Summer Day" by Mary Oliver, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Roadside Stand" by Charles Simic, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "Reinventing the Wheel" by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                    5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      July 31, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                      3. The World of Business by James B. Stewart, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                      5. Letter from Las Vegas by Tad Friend, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                                      6. The Political Scene by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                      7. Takes: Captain Kangaroo by Michael J. Arlen, pp. 55-59
                                                                                                                                                      8. Sketchbook by Edward Sorel, pp. 60-63
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Floating Bridge" by Alice Munro, pp. 64-73
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Under the Spell by Joan Acocella, pp. 74-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Living to Tell by Antonya Nelson
                                                                                                                                                        2. Madumo: A Man Bewitched by Adam Ashforth
                                                                                                                                                        3. Vanishing Voices by Daniel Nettle and Suzanne Romaine
                                                                                                                                                        4. Francis Ford Coppola's Zoetrope: All Story by Adrienne Brodeur and Samantha Schnee
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Sins of the Father by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 80-81 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Rudy! by Wayne Barrett and Adam Fifield
                                                                                                                                                        2. Rudy Giuliani: Emperor of the City by Andrew Kirtzman
                                                                                                                                                      13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 84-88 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Alice and Martin (2000 Film) by Andre Techine
                                                                                                                                                        2. Wonderland (1999 Film) by Michael Winterbottom
                                                                                                                                                      15. "An Old Story" by Bob Hicok, pp. 32-34
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Hops" by James Lasdun, pp. 48-54
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "A Star Is Born" by Ana Juan
                                                                                                                                                    6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      August 7, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letter from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                      5. The Sporting Scene by Kevin Conley, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                      6. The Whirlwind by John Lahr, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Journals of Kenneth Tynan by Kenneth Tynan, pp. 48-57
                                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                      9. Showcase: Swords in the city by Dana Lixenberg and Ben Greenman, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Friendly Skies" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 76-78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Nutty Professor II - The Klumps (2000 Film) by Peter Segal
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Tao of Steve (2000 Film) by Jenniphr Goodman
                                                                                                                                                      12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 79-80
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Books: The Child Queen by Francine du Plessix Gray, pp. 81-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Marie Antoinette: The Last Queen of France by Evelyne Lever
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Boxer Rebellion by Diana Preston
                                                                                                                                                        2. Free for All by Peter Wayner
                                                                                                                                                        3. Can't You Hear Me Callin' by Richard D. Smith
                                                                                                                                                        4. Water by Marq de Villiers
                                                                                                                                                        5. Little Saint by Hannah Green
                                                                                                                                                      15. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Relics" by Charles Wright, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                      17. "Green Hills" by Kay Ryan, pp. 88-92
                                                                                                                                                      18. Cover: "A Place in the Sun" by Maira Kalman
                                                                                                                                                    7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      August 14, 2000 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Journalism by Jane Mayer, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Zev Borow, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                      5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Rebecca Mead, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from Angola by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 46-59
                                                                                                                                                      7. Life and Letters by Kenneth Tynan, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                      8. Onstage: Jeffrey Wright in "Julius Caesar" by Andrea Artz and Emily Nunn, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                      9. Fiction: "Winnipeg" by Tim O'Brien, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Art for Love's Sake by Anthony Lane, pp. 78-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. John Ruskin: The Later Years by Tim Hilton
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 82-84 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Blackwater Lightship by Colm Toibin
                                                                                                                                                        2. Freud's Megalomania by Israel Rosenfield
                                                                                                                                                        3. Millionaire by Janet Gleeson
                                                                                                                                                        4. Songs in the Key of Z by Irwin Chusid
                                                                                                                                                      12. On Television by Nancy Franklin, p. 85
                                                                                                                                                      13. Showcase: Les Ballets Trockadero by Dana Lixenberg and Kevin Conley, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 88-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Hollow Man (2000 Film) by Paul Verhoeven
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Wind Will Carry Us (2000 Film) by Abbas Kiarostami
                                                                                                                                                      15. "Nightshade" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                      16. Cover: "The Fly Swatter" by William Steig
                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      August 21, 2000 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-60
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 61-69
                                                                                                                                                      3. Letter from Virginia by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 70-81
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Sporting Life by Lillian Ross, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      5. Performance Studies by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                      6. Annals of Endurance by Julian Barnes, pp. 94-99
                                                                                                                                                      7. The Sporting Life by William Finnegan, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profiles: The Chosen One by David Owen, pp. 106-111
                                                                                                                                                      9. Sketchbook: Greek Play by Gerald Scarfe and Simon Schama, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                      10. The Sporting Life by Susan Orlean, pp. 117-119
                                                                                                                                                      11. Portfolio: Perfect Form by Martin Schoeller and Kevin Conley, pp. 120-133
                                                                                                                                                      12. The Sporting Scene by Roger Angell, pp. 134-138
                                                                                                                                                      13. The Sporting Life by Mark Singer, pp. 139-143
                                                                                                                                                      14. A Reporter At Large by David Remnick, pp. 144-153
                                                                                                                                                      15. Fiction: "Two Stories" by Isaac Bashevis Singer, pp. 154-159
                                                                                                                                                      16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        A Critic At Large: No Rules by David Denby, pp. 160-163 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. One Day in September by Simon Reeve
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Gender Game by Rebecca Mead, pp. 164-165 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Frailty Myth by Colette Dowling
                                                                                                                                                      18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 166-167 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. La Grande Therese by Hilary Spurling
                                                                                                                                                        2. Trading Twelves by Albert Murray, John F. Callahan, and Ralph Ellison, ...
                                                                                                                                                        3. Liberace: An American Boy by Darden Asbury Pyron
                                                                                                                                                        4. Summer Vacation: Found Photographs
                                                                                                                                                      19. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 168-169
                                                                                                                                                      20. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 170-171 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Cecil B. DeMented (2000 Film) by John Waters
                                                                                                                                                        2. Steal This Movie! (2000 Film) by Robert Greenwald
                                                                                                                                                      21. "The Balcony" by Louise Gluck, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                      22. "The Game" by Robert Pinsky, pp. 114-116
                                                                                                                                                      23. The Back Page by Roz Chast, p. 172
                                                                                                                                                      24. Cover: "The Big Shot" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      September 4, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-35
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Style by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 36-40
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Henry Alford, p. 41
                                                                                                                                                      5. Personal History by Mary Karr, pp. 42-51
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles: The Tennis Artist by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 52-56
                                                                                                                                                      7. Comix: A Family Movie by Art Spiegelman, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                      8. A Reporter At Large by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                      9. Showcase by Martin Schoeller and John Mankiewicz, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "No Life" by J. Robert Lennon, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        What's Cooking? by Adam Gopnik, pp. 82-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Invention of the Restaurant by Rebecca L. Spang
                                                                                                                                                        2. Haute Cuisine by Amy B. Trubek
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Ben, in the World by Doris Lessing
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Royal Family by William T. Vollmann
                                                                                                                                                        3. Please Don't Call Me Human by Wang Shuo
                                                                                                                                                        4. Innocence by Jane Mendelsohn
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 88-89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Original Kings of Comedy (2000 Film) by Spike Lee
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                                      15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                      16. "Volcano Ride" by J.D. McClatchy, pp. 57-61
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "Country Living" by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      September 11, 2000 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-34
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Politics by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                      5. Reckonings by Daphne Merkin, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                      6. Profiles: The Hell-Raiser by John Cassidy, pp. 58-64
                                                                                                                                                      7. Takes: Flying over Vietnam by Jonathan Schell, pp. 65-69
                                                                                                                                                      8. A Reporter At Large by John McPhee, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                      9. Showcase by Firooz Zahedi and Kevin Conley, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                      10. Sketchbook by Michael Roberts, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                      11. Fiction: "Water Child" by Edwidge Danticat, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Comp Time by Louis Menand, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Sin Boldly! by David R. Williams
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Third Way by Joan Acocella, pp. 95-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. NYPD: A City and Its Police by Thomas Reppetto and James Lardner
                                                                                                                                                        2. Into the Looking-Glass Wood by Alberto Manguel
                                                                                                                                                        3. Mary Wollstonecraft: A Revolutionary Life by Janet Todd
                                                                                                                                                        4. Silent Screens by Michael Putnam
                                                                                                                                                      15. Jazz by Whitney Balliett, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                      16. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 101-103
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 104-108 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Nurse Betty (2000 Film) by Neil LaBute
                                                                                                                                                        2. Whipped (2000 Film) by Peter M. Cohen
                                                                                                                                                      18. "His Costume" by Sharon Olds, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                      19. "Untitled" by Karl Kirchwey, p. 94
                                                                                                                                                      20. Cover: "Obedience School" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      September 18, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 22-66
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 67-75
                                                                                                                                                      3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 76-89
                                                                                                                                                      4. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                                      5. Shouts & Murmers by Michael Gerber and Jonathan Schwarz, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                      6. Letter from Sydney by Susan Orlean, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                                                      7. Fiction: "Issues" by Richard Ford, pp. 136-141
                                                                                                                                                      8. Annals of Appearances by Ian Parker, pp. 104-111
                                                                                                                                                      9. Profiles by John Seabrook, pp. 114-123
                                                                                                                                                      10. Portfolio by Arthur Elgort and Hilton Als, pp. 124-135
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Love and Loss On Zycron by John Updike, pp. 142-145 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Sex and Sensibility by Rebecca Mead, pp. 146-148 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Nymphomania: A History by Carol Groneman
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, p. 149 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Winter Range by Claire Davis
                                                                                                                                                        2. Eduard's Homecoming by Peter Schneider
                                                                                                                                                        3. Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan by Herbert P. Bix
                                                                                                                                                        4. Marcel Proust by Jean-Yves Tadie
                                                                                                                                                      14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 150-152
                                                                                                                                                      15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by David Denby, p. 153 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Almost Famous (2000 Film) by Cameron Crowe
                                                                                                                                                        2. It All Starts Today (1999 Film) by Bertrand Tavernier
                                                                                                                                                      16. "White Blouse White Shirt" by W.S. Di Piero, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                      17. Cover: "Slaves to Fashion" by Michael Roberts
                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      September 25, 2000 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                      2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-37
                                                                                                                                                      3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                                      4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                      5. Annals of Journalism by Alex Kotlowitz, pp. 44-51
                                                                                                                                                      6. A Reporter At Large by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                      7. At the Galleries by Sharon DeLano, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                                      8. Profiles: Common Man by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 68-72
                                                                                                                                                      9. Takes by Roger Angell, pp. 73-75
                                                                                                                                                      10. Fiction: "Thyroid Diary" by Lydia Davis, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                      11. A Critic At Large by John Updike, pp. 84-86
                                                                                                                                                      12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Dumbing Down by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 89-91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Left Back by Diane Ravitch
                                                                                                                                                      13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Building Huggers by Paul Goldberger, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                        1. Lost New York by Nathan Silver
                                                                                                                                                      14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Briefly Noted, pp. 94-95 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Blood of the Liberals by George Packer
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Hunter by Julia Leigh
                                                                                                                                                        3. Rope Burns by F.X. Toole
                                                                                                                                                        4. Hats in the Ring by Evan Cornog and Richard Whelan
                                                                                                                                                      15. Sketchbook by David Hughes and Ben Greenman, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                      16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                      17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                        1. Dancer in the Dark (2000 Film) by Lars von Trier
                                                                                                                                                        2. Human Resources (2000 Film) by Laurent Cantet
                                                                                                                                                      18. "Crows" by Mary Oliver, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                      19. "The Wind Is Calm and Comes from Another World" by Charles Wright, pp. 87-88
                                                                                                                                                      20. Cover: "The Silence of the Lamb" by Edward Sorel
                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of Oct.-Dec. 2000 = 12 Issues, 210 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      October 2, 2000 Issue =
                                                                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        October 9, 2000 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Education by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 34-38
                                                                                                                                                        4. Our Local Correspondents by Lillian Ross, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                        5. A Reporter At Large by Patrick Tierney, pp. 50-61
                                                                                                                                                        6. Fiction: "Nelson and Annabelle" by John Updike, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                                        7. A Critic At Large by Philip Roth, pp. 82-90
                                                                                                                                                        8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Collected Poems in English by Joseph Brodsky and Ann Kjellberg
                                                                                                                                                          2. Fanny Kemble's Civil Wars by Catherine Clinton
                                                                                                                                                          3. Fanny Kemble's Journals by Catherine Clinton and Fanny Kemble
                                                                                                                                                          4. The Scalpel and the Butterfly by Deborah Rudacille
                                                                                                                                                        9. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                        10. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                        11. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 97-99
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Bamboozled (2000 Film) by Spike Lee
                                                                                                                                                          2. Requiem for a Dream (2000 Film) by Darren Aronofsky
                                                                                                                                                        13. "Country Club" by Stephen Dobyns, pp. 39-41
                                                                                                                                                        14. "Letter to the Dead" by Affonso Romano DeSant'Anna, pp. 66-78
                                                                                                                                                        15. "Entry and Prayer" by Franz Wright, pp. 79-81
                                                                                                                                                        16. Cover: "The Competition" by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                      2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        October 16, 2000 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 30-88
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 89-99
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Marketing by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 100-113
                                                                                                                                                        4. Life and Letters by Amanda Smith, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                        5. Letter from Texas by Susan Orlean, pp. 128-145
                                                                                                                                                        6. Our Local Correspondents by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 146-172
                                                                                                                                                        7. Department of Literacy by Anthony Lane, pp. 173-187
                                                                                                                                                        8. A Reporter At Large by Joe Klein, pp. 188-204
                                                                                                                                                        9. Sketchbook by Edward Sorel and Joe Klein, pp. 210-217
                                                                                                                                                        10. Portfolio: The Color of Politics by Gilles Peress, pp. 218-229
                                                                                                                                                        11. Fiction: "Rancho Girl" by Maile Meloy, pp. 230-235
                                                                                                                                                        12. A Critic At Large by Louis Menand, pp. 236-246
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 247 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. One Drop of Blood by Scott L. Malcomson
                                                                                                                                                          2. The First American by H.W. Brands
                                                                                                                                                          3. Arguing the World by Joseph Dorman
                                                                                                                                                          4. Nowhere Else on Earth by Josephine Humphreys
                                                                                                                                                        14. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 248-249
                                                                                                                                                        15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 254-255
                                                                                                                                                        16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 256-261 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Contender (2000 Film) by Rod Lurie
                                                                                                                                                          2. Dr. T and the Women (2000 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                                                                        17. "The Displaced" by Philip Schultz, pp. 116-127
                                                                                                                                                        18. "The Saint and the Crab" by William Logan, pp. 205-209
                                                                                                                                                        19. "Street of Jewelers" by Charles Simic, pp. 250-253
                                                                                                                                                        20. The Back Page by Paul Slansky, p. 262
                                                                                                                                                        21. Cover: "Happy Trails" by Anita Kunz
                                                                                                                                                      3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        October 30, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-47
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 48-54
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                        5. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                        6. Annals of Enterprise by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 64-68
                                                                                                                                                        7. Takes by Whitney Balliett, pp. 69-73
                                                                                                                                                        8. Letter from Belgrade by Misha Glenny, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                        9. Fiction: "What I Saw from Where I Stood" by Marisa Silver, pp. 82-91
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Keeping Score by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 92-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Joe DiMaggio: The Hero's Life by Richard Ben Cramer
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Golden Age by Gore Vidal
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Green Suit by Dwight Allen
                                                                                                                                                          3. Don't Tell Anyone by Frederick Busch
                                                                                                                                                          4. The Case of Doctor Sachs by Martin Winckler
                                                                                                                                                          5. After the War by Alice Adams
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Kurosawa Kid by A.S. Byatt, pp. 100-101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Review The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, b... by Art Spiegelman, pp. 102-103 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon
                                                                                                                                                        14. Pop Music by Nick Hornby, pp. 104-106
                                                                                                                                                        15. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 107-111
                                                                                                                                                        16. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                        17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 114-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Yards (2000 Film) by James Gray
                                                                                                                                                          2. Billy Elliot (2000 Film) by Stephen Daldry
                                                                                                                                                        18. "By Heart" by John Hollander, p. 55
                                                                                                                                                        19. Cover: "Twin Bill" by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                      4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        November 6, 2000 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-36
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-43
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                        5. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                        6. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                        7. Showcase by Martin Schoeller and Bruce Diones, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                        8. Sketchbook: The Political Machine by Ben Katchor, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                        9. New York Scene by Gilles Peress, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                        10. Fiction: "Beulah Berlin, an A-Z" by William Boyd, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                        11. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          In a Strange Land by Louis Menand, pp. 94-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Hooking Up by Tom Wolfe
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Quick and the Dead by Joy Williams
                                                                                                                                                          2. Ho Chi Minh: A Life by William J. Duiker
                                                                                                                                                          3. This Craft of Verse by Calin-Andrei Mihailescu and Jorge Luis Borges, ...
                                                                                                                                                          4. Stay the Hand of Vengeance by Gary Jonathan Bass
                                                                                                                                                        14. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                        15. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                        16. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 106-107
                                                                                                                                                        17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 110-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Pay It Forward (2000 Film) by Mimi Leder
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000 Film) by Robert Redford
                                                                                                                                                        18. "5c a Peek" by Sharon Olds, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                        19. "Euphoria" by Major Jackson, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                        20. "Conversation" by Donald Hall, pp. 108-109
                                                                                                                                                        21. Cover: "The Witching Hour" by Owen Smith
                                                                                                                                                      5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        November 13, 2000 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 24-68
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 69-77
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Political Scene by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 94-101
                                                                                                                                                        5. Digital Culture by Rebecca Mead, pp. 102-109
                                                                                                                                                        6. Letter from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 110-121
                                                                                                                                                        7. Annals of Journalism by David Brooks, pp. 122-131
                                                                                                                                                        8. Sketchbook by Harry Bliss, pp. 132-133
                                                                                                                                                        9. The Funnies, pp. 134-139
                                                                                                                                                        10. A Critic At Large by Adam Gopnik, pp. 140-147
                                                                                                                                                        11. I Don't Get It!, pp. 148-149
                                                                                                                                                        12. Michael's Mob by Michael Crawford and Nancy Franklin, pp. 150-153
                                                                                                                                                        13. On the Coach by Robert Mankoff, pp. 154-155
                                                                                                                                                        14. Fiction: "On a Bad Day You Can See Forever" by Woody Allen, pp. 156-163
                                                                                                                                                        15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Waiting for Hulot by Anthony Lane, pp. 164-173 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Jacques Tati: His Life and Art by David Bellos
                                                                                                                                                        16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, pp. 174-175 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Schmidt Delivered by Louis Begley
                                                                                                                                                          2. Highlanders by Yo'av Karny
                                                                                                                                                          3. Romanticism and Its Discontents by Anita Brookner
                                                                                                                                                          4. A Whale Hunt by Robert Sullivan
                                                                                                                                                          5. Tell Me by Kim Addonizio
                                                                                                                                                        17. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 176-177
                                                                                                                                                        18. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 178-182
                                                                                                                                                        19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 183-188 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Charlie's Angels (2000 Film) by Joseph McGinty Mitchell
                                                                                                                                                        20. "On First Hearing of Your Conception" by Philip Schultz, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                        21. Cover: "Irreconcilable Differences" by Bruce Eric Kaplan
                                                                                                                                                      6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        November 20, 2000 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-34
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-43
                                                                                                                                                        3. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shouts & Murmurs by Jim Windolf, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                        5. Letter from Qatar by Mary Anne Weaver, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                        6. Profiles by Richard Brody, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                                                        7. Sketchbook: Pipe Dream by J.J. Sempe, pp. 77-79
                                                                                                                                                        8. Fiction: "The Women of This World" by Ann Beattie, pp. 80-91
                                                                                                                                                        9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Scaling Mt. Kennedy by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 92-99 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Robert Kennedy: His Life by Evan Thomas
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Sick of It All by Ben Greenman, pp. 100-101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Diagnosis by Alan Lightman
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, pp. 102-103 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Atlantic Sound by Caryl Phillips
                                                                                                                                                          2. Lies: A Diary, 1986-1999 by Ned Rorem
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Avengers: A Jewish War Story by Rich Cohen
                                                                                                                                                          4. Persian Mirrors by Elaine Sciolino
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Throne of Labdacus by Gjertrud Schnackenberg
                                                                                                                                                        12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 106-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Contender (2000 Film) by Rod Lurie
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Sixth Day (2000 Film) by Roger Spottiswoode
                                                                                                                                                        14. "Lines Written for a Thirtieth Wedding Anniversary" by Eavan Boland, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                        15. "Testament: Vermeer in December" by Linda Bierds, pp. 70-76
                                                                                                                                                        16. Cover: "By a Nose?" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                      7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        November 27, 2000 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-66
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 67-77
                                                                                                                                                        3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Music Scene by Matt Dellinger, pp. 86-95
                                                                                                                                                        5. Takes: Dinkins Day by Andy Logan, pp. 147-149
                                                                                                                                                        6. Fiction: "The Most Basic Plan" by Tobias Wolff, pp. 150-157
                                                                                                                                                        7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Michael Specter, pp. 96-105
                                                                                                                                                        8. The World of Business by John Cassidy, pp. 106-119
                                                                                                                                                        9. Personal History by Rodney Rothman, pp. 120-127
                                                                                                                                                        10. A Reporter At Large by David Denby, pp. 132-139
                                                                                                                                                        11. Letter from Scotland by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 142-146
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Books: Johnson's Boswell by Adam Gopnik, pp. 158-169 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. A Life of James Boswell by Peter Martin
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Edibile Complex by John Lanchester, pp. 170-175 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Cambridge World History of Food by Kenneth F. Kiple and Kriemhild Conee Ornelas
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Oxford Companion to Food by Alan Davidson
                                                                                                                                                        14. Web Sightings, pp. 176-177
                                                                                                                                                        15. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 178-180
                                                                                                                                                        16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, p. 181 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Quills (2000 Film) by Philip Kaufman
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Grinch (2000 Film) by Ron Howard
                                                                                                                                                        17. "Optical Hypertension" by John Updike, pp. 128-131
                                                                                                                                                        18. "Late Afternoon: The Onslaught of Love" by Anthony Hecht, pp. 140-141
                                                                                                                                                        19. Cover: "Thanksgiving.com" by Chris Ware
                                                                                                                                                      8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        December 4, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-34
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                                                                        4. The Political Scene by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                        5. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                        6. Letter from Hudson Falls by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                        7. Our Local Correspondents by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                        8. A Reporter At Large by Hilton Als, pp. 72-78
                                                                                                                                                        9. Showcase by Jessica Craig-Martin, pp. 79-83
                                                                                                                                                        10. Fiction: "Man-Eating Cats" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 84-95
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Books: Blue Heaven by Francis Davis, pp. 96-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Kind of Blue by Ashley Kahn
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Off Keck Road by Mona Simpson
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Bridegroom by Ha Jin
                                                                                                                                                          3. A Life in the Twentieth Century by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
                                                                                                                                                          4. Stardust by John Gribbin and Mary Gribbin
                                                                                                                                                          5. (Un)Fashion by Tibor Kalman and Maira Kalman
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Messages in a Bottle by John Lahr, pp. 102-107 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. The Selected Letters of Tennessee Williams, Vol. I: 1920-1945 by Albert J. Devlin, Nancy M. Tischler, and Tennessee Williams, ...
                                                                                                                                                        14. Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 108-110
                                                                                                                                                        15. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 111-112
                                                                                                                                                        16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 113-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Unbreakable (2000 Film) by M. Night Shyamalan
                                                                                                                                                          2. Bounce (2000 Film) by Don Roos
                                                                                                                                                        17. "Why, It's as Pretty as a Picture" by Charles Wright, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                        18. Cover: "A Bicyclist on His Way to Brooklyn" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                      9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        December 11, 2000 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-47
                                                                                                                                                        3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 48-57
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                        5. Dept. of Human Resources by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 60-75
                                                                                                                                                        6. Letter from Baghdad by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                        7. Annals of Gaming by Ricky Jay, pp. 90-95
                                                                                                                                                        8. Fiction: "Post and Beam" by Alice Munro, pp. 96-101
                                                                                                                                                        9. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 110-113
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          A Critic At Large: Church Mice by James Wood, pp. 114-119 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Morte D'Urban by J.F. Powers
                                                                                                                                                          2. Wheat That Springeth Green by J.F. Powers
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Stories of J. F. Powers by J.F. Powers
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Get Happy by John Lahr, pp. 120-123 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Reading Lyrics by Robert Gottlieb and Robert Kimball
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, pp. 124-125 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
                                                                                                                                                          2. W.E.B. Du Bois, Vol. II by David Levering Lewis
                                                                                                                                                          3. Maestro by Bob Woodward
                                                                                                                                                          4. Beautiful Work by Sharon Cameron
                                                                                                                                                          5. Speak You Also by Paul Steinberg
                                                                                                                                                        13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 126-128
                                                                                                                                                        14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 129-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                          1. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000 Film) by Ang Lee
                                                                                                                                                        15. "Two Voices" by Philip Levine, pp. 78-89
                                                                                                                                                        16. "Sheep" by Jean Valentine, pp. 102-109
                                                                                                                                                        17. Cover: "Spot Man" by Bob Zoell
                                                                                                                                                      10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        December 18, 2000 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-45
                                                                                                                                                        3. The Political Scene by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                        4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                        5. Letter from Tbilisi by Michael Specter, pp. 54-63
                                                                                                                                                        6. A Reporter At Large by Barry Werth, pp. 64-68
                                                                                                                                                        7. Easel by Edward Gorey, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                        8. Letter from Florence by Douglas Preston, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                        9. Fiction: "Traditions" by William Trevor, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                        10. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 94-99
                                                                                                                                                        11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                        12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Books from Our Pages, pp. 106-107 - 18 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Writing in the Dark, Dancing in the New Yorker by Arlene Croce
                                                                                                                                                          2. From Paris to the Moon by Adam Gopnik
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Hill Bachelors by William Trevor
                                                                                                                                                          4. Passionate Minds by Claudia Roth Pierpont
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
                                                                                                                                                          6. Show and Tell by John Lahr
                                                                                                                                                          7. Pastoralia by George Saunders
                                                                                                                                                          8. Between Father and Son by V.S. Naipaul
                                                                                                                                                          9. Matters of State by Philip Hamburger
                                                                                                                                                          10. You've Just Been Told by Elizabeth Macklin
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Verificationist by Donald Antrim
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Rose Garden by Maeve Brennan
                                                                                                                                                          13. Sam the Cat by Matthew Klam
                                                                                                                                                          14. Willa Cather and the Politics of Criticism by Joan Acocella
                                                                                                                                                          15. The Law of Averages by Frederick Barthelme
                                                                                                                                                          16. Licks of Love by John Updike
                                                                                                                                                          17. Ravelstein by Saul Bellow
                                                                                                                                                          18. Collected Works by Whitney Balliett
                                                                                                                                                        14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 108-112 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Cast Away (2000 Film) by Robert Zemeckis
                                                                                                                                                          2. You Can Count on Me (2000 Film) by Kenneth Lonergan
                                                                                                                                                        15. "Gwendolyn Brooks" by Anthony Walton, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                        16. "Nativity Poem" by Joseph Brodsky, p. 69
                                                                                                                                                        17. "Flight to Egypt" by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                        18. Cover: "'Twas the Night Before Hanukkah" by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                      11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        December 25, 2000 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. Goings On About Town, pp. 20-54
                                                                                                                                                        2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 55-65
                                                                                                                                                        3. Influences by John le Carre, pp. 66-75
                                                                                                                                                        4. Department of Current Events by Paul Slansky, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                                        5. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 80-88
                                                                                                                                                        6. Influences by Donald Antrim, pp. 89-93
                                                                                                                                                        7. Influences by Aleksandar Hemon, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                        8. "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz, pp. 98-104
                                                                                                                                                        9. Easel by Edward Sorel, pp. 110-113
                                                                                                                                                        10. "Calling" by Richard Ford, pp. 118-123
                                                                                                                                                        11. "Immortal Heart" by Amy Tan, pp. 134-138
                                                                                                                                                        12. My Madeleine by Muriel Spark, pp. 105-109
                                                                                                                                                        13. Single-Handed by Julian Barnes, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                                                                        14. John Tremain by George Sanders, pp. 124-129
                                                                                                                                                        15. Big Skies, Empty Places by Annie Proulx, pp. 139-147
                                                                                                                                                        16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 154-155 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Traffic (2000 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                          2. What Women Want (2000 Film) by Nancy Meyers
                                                                                                                                                        17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Gilding Lily by Anthony Lane, pp. 156-157 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. The House of Mirth (2000 Film) by Terence Davies
                                                                                                                                                          2. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000 Film) by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
                                                                                                                                                        18. Jazz: Louis, Miles, and the Duke by Whitney Balliett, pp. 158-164
                                                                                                                                                        19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Briefly Noted, p. 165 - 6 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                          1. Pobby and Dingan by Ben Rice
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Journey Home by Olaf Olafsson
                                                                                                                                                          3. A Good House by Bonnie Burnard
                                                                                                                                                          4. Mrs. Hollingsworth's Men by Padgett Powell
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Immaculate Deception by Iain Pears
                                                                                                                                                          6. Dream of the Walled City by Lisa Huang Fleischman
                                                                                                                                                        20. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 166-170
                                                                                                                                                        21. "Sun" by Donald Hall, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                        22. "The Quick and the Dead" by Galway Kinnell, pp. 130-133
                                                                                                                                                        23. "How to Listen" by Major Jackson, pp. 148-153
                                                                                                                                                        24. Cover: "Reading and Riding" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2001 = 41 Issues, 716 Articles
                                                                                                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                      Issues of 2002 = 46 Issues, 794 Articles
                                                                                                                                                      1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Issues of 2003 = 46 Issues, 827 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          Issues of 2004 = 42 Issues, 738 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Issues of 2005 = 47 Issues, 829 Articles
                                                                                                                                                            1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                              Issues of 2006 = 46 Issues, 832 Articles
                                                                                                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2007 = 46 Issues, 876 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2008 = 34 Issues, 664 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2009 = 42 Issues, 823 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 3 Issues, 50 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                      Issues of 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles