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                                                                                                                                                          January 7, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-18
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 19-23
                                                                                                                                                          3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 24-28
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, p. 29
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Science by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                                          6. Life and Letters by Francine du Plessix Gray, pp. 38-55
                                                                                                                                                          7. Letter from Jerusalem by David Remnick, pp. 56-58
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Jamaica" by David Schickler, pp. 64-71
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                                                                                                                                                            True Confessions by Joan Acocella, pp. 72-78 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. As a Man Grows Older by Italo Svevo
                                                                                                                                                            2. Emilio's Carnival by Italo Svevo
                                                                                                                                                            3. Zeno's Conscience by Italo Svevo
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                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. I'll Let You Go by Bruce Wagner
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Path of Minor Planets by Andrew Sean Greer
                                                                                                                                                            3. Music of a Distant Drum by Bernard Lewis
                                                                                                                                                            4. Celluloid Skyline by James Sanders
                                                                                                                                                          11. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 80-81
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                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. A Beautiful Mind (2001 Film) by Ron Howard
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Elegance" by Linda Gregg, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                          14. "The Secret Doctrine" by Charles Simic, pp. 59-63
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "New Year's Resolutions" by Owen Smith
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                                                                                                                                                          January 14, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Terrorism by Ahmed Rashid, pp. 34-41
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                          5. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Ian Parker, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Counter-Terrorist by Lawrence Wright, pp. 50-59
                                                                                                                                                          7. The World of Business by John Cassidy, pp. 62-73
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Justina's Priest" by William Trevor, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                          9. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 80-83
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                                                                                                                                                            Books: Enigma by Julian Barnes, pp. 84-87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Anthony Blunt: His Lives by Miranda Carter
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 90-91
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                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 92-102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Gosford Park (2001 Film) by Robert Altman
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Summer's Fullness" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                          15. "The Early Hours" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "New York City: 63 Miles" by Floc'h
                                                                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          January 21, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Herat by Christopher de Bellaigue, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                          4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                          5. A Reporter At Large by Lawrence Wright, pp. 40-57
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Player Queen by John Lahr, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Swept Away" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                          8. On Photography by Anthony Lane, pp. 76-82
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Roscoe by William Kennedy
                                                                                                                                                            2. At the Hands of Persons Unknown by Philip Dray
                                                                                                                                                            3. Gwen John: A Painter's Life by Sue Roe
                                                                                                                                                            4. Sacagawea's Nickname by Larry McMurtry
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 84-88
                                                                                                                                                          11. "Free Mercy" by Philip Schultz, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                          12. "Detached Verses" by Abba Kovner, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Pillowcase with Praying Mantis" by Henri Cole, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "A Whiff of Sin" by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                        4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          January 28, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Carina Chocano, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                          5. Dept. of Gastronomy by Calvin Trillin, pp. 46-49
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                          7. Letters from Afghanistan by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                                                          8. Portfolio by Gilles Peress, pp. 70-77
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "My Flamboyant Grandson" by George Saunders, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Buried Treasure by Louis Menand, pp. 82-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. John Maynard Keynes, Vol. III by Robert Skidelsky
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight by Alexandra Fuller
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Birds of Heaven by Peter Matthiessen
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Sisters by Mary S. Lovell
                                                                                                                                                            4. 6/2/95~~Six Two Ninety-Five by Donald Breckenridge
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 90-91 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Shipping News (2002 Film) by Lasse Hallstrom
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Majestic (2001 Film) by Frank Darabont
                                                                                                                                                            3. I Am Sam (2001 Film) by Jessie Nelson
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-98
                                                                                                                                                          15. "The World" by C.K. Williams, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          16. "My Word Is My Bond" by Marie Ponsot, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "Ice Level" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                        5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          February 4, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                          3. Personal History by Jonathan Raban, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                          5. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                          6. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 42-53
                                                                                                                                                          7. The Music Scene by Jay McInerney, pp. 54-63
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "A Boy in the Forest" by Edna O'Brien, pp. 64-66
                                                                                                                                                          9. The Art World by Joan Acocella, pp. 72-76
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                                                                                                                                                            No Brakes by John Updike, pp. 77-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Sinclair Lewis: Rebel from Main Street by Richard R. Lingeman
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Rapture by Susan Minot
                                                                                                                                                            2. Frank Lloyd Wright and Lewis Mumford by Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer, Robert Wojtowicz, and Frank Lloyd Wright, ...
                                                                                                                                                            3. A Life in Pieces by Blake Eskin
                                                                                                                                                            4. Dream Street by Sam Stephenson
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-86 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Son's Room (2001 Film) by Nanni Moretti
                                                                                                                                                            2. Storytelling (2001 Film) by Todd Solondz
                                                                                                                                                          13. "The Empty Space" by Muriel, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                          14. "The Sailboat Pond" by Hedi Kaddour, pp. 67-71
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "Olympian Security" by Mark Ulriksen
                                                                                                                                                        6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          February 11, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                          3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, pp. 86-88 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Be My Knife by David Grossman
                                                                                                                                                            2. Tishomingo Blues by Elmore Leonard
                                                                                                                                                            3. Stillwater by William F. Weld
                                                                                                                                                            4. Fair Warning by Robert Olen Butler
                                                                                                                                                          4. Annals of Entertainment by Tad Friend, pp. 28-35
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by James B. Stewart, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                          7. Life and Letters by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 66-75
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "The Laughter of the Gods" by John Updike, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            A Critic At Large by Hilton Als, pp. 82-85 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Nigger by Randall Kennedy
                                                                                                                                                          10. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 89-91
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 92-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Domestic Violence (2002 Film) by Frederick Wiseman
                                                                                                                                                          12. "Breath" by Eamon Grennan, pp. 40-51
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Success" by Richard Howard, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Falling in Love Again" by Ian Falconer
                                                                                                                                                        7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          February 18, 2002 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-56
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 57-65
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Tehran by Joe Klein, pp. 66-94
                                                                                                                                                          4. Popular Chronicles by Susan Orlean, pp. 95-103
                                                                                                                                                          5. Life and Letters by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., pp. 104-115
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                                                                                                                                                            A New Master by Hannah Crafts, pp. 116-117 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Bondwoman's Narrative by Hannah Crafts and Henry Louis Gates Jr.
                                                                                                                                                          7. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 118-123
                                                                                                                                                          8. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 124-125
                                                                                                                                                          9. Personal History by John le Carre, pp. 132-139
                                                                                                                                                          10. From the Archives by Roger Angell, pp. 152-155
                                                                                                                                                          11. Profiles: The People's Preacher by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 156-164
                                                                                                                                                          12. Fiction: "Lost and Found" by Tessa Hadley, pp. 168-175
                                                                                                                                                          13. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 176-183
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 184-187
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                                                                                                                                                            If You Ask Me by Judith Thurman, pp. 188-192 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Debrett's New Guide to Etiquette and Modern Manners by John Morgan
                                                                                                                                                            2. 21st-Century Etiquette~~Twenty-First Century Etiquette by Charlotte Ford
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Amy Vanderbilt Complete Book of Etiquette by Nancy Tuckerman and Nancy Dunnan
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Fabulous Girl's Guide to Life by Kim Izzo and Ceri Marsh
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Both Sides Now by Louis Menand, pp. 193-194 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Sweetest Dream by Doris Lessing
                                                                                                                                                          17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 195 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Shape of a Pocket by John Berger
                                                                                                                                                            2. The City in Mind by James Howard Kunstler
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Gloves by Robert Anasi
                                                                                                                                                            4. Visits from the Seventh by Sarah Arvio
                                                                                                                                                          18. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 196-198
                                                                                                                                                          19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 199-201 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Monsoon Wedding (2001 Film) by Mira Nair
                                                                                                                                                            2. Last Orders (2002 Film) by Fred Schepisi
                                                                                                                                                          20. "Marriage" by Marie Howe, pp. 126-131
                                                                                                                                                          21. "Walking to Martha's Vineyard" by Franz Wright, pp. 140-151
                                                                                                                                                          22. "When Aifric and I Put In at That Little Creek" by Paul Muldoon, pp. 165-167
                                                                                                                                                          23. The Back Page, pp. 202-210
                                                                                                                                                          24. Cover: Eustace Tilley by Rea Irvin
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                                                                                                                                                          March 4, 2002 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                          3. Casual by Woody Allen, pp. 34-36
                                                                                                                                                          4. Personal History by Laura Blumenfeld, pp. 37-41
                                                                                                                                                          5. Show Business by Andrew Goldman, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Politics by Robert A. Caro, pp. 46-59
                                                                                                                                                          7. Our Local Correspondents by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Fascination" by William Boyd, pp. 72-79
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Flesh On Flesh by John Updike, pp. 80-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Atonement by Ian McEwan
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Future of Life by Edward O. Wilson
                                                                                                                                                            2. Servants of the Map by Andrea Barrett
                                                                                                                                                            3. Palladio by Jonathan Dee
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Fall of Rome by Martha Southgate
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                          12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                          13. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 90-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. John Q. (2002 Film) by Nick Cassavetes
                                                                                                                                                            2. Crossroads (2002 Film) by Tamra Davis
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Custody Wars" by D. Nurkse, pp. 60-63
                                                                                                                                                          16. "The Last Evening" by Sharon Olds, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                          17. "Early Occult Memory Systems of the Lower Midwest" by B.H. Fairchild, p. 82
                                                                                                                                                          18. Cover: "Let the Fur Fly" by Ana Juan
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                                                                                                                                                          March 11, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-33
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                          5. Medical Dispatch by Atul Gawande, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Torch Singer by Sharon DeLano, pp. 48-63
                                                                                                                                                          7. Letter from Kashmir by Isabel Hilton, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "An Unfair Question" by Sam Shepard, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                          9. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Can You Forgive Him by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 85-89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Blinded by the Right by David Brock
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 92-102 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. We Were Soldiers (2002 Film) by Randall Wallace
                                                                                                                                                            2. 40 Days and 40 Nights~~Forty Days and Forty Nights (2002 Film) by Michael Lehmann
                                                                                                                                                          13. "The Promotion" by James Tate, pp. 44-47
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Man Running" by Richard Wilbur, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "In and Out" by Ever Meulen
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          March 18, 2002 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 20-50
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 51-59
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Economics by John Cassidy, pp. 60-70
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, p. 71
                                                                                                                                                          5. A Reporter At Large by Joe Klein, pp. 72-95
                                                                                                                                                          6. Show Business by Hilton Als, pp. 96-101
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Upholstery" by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 128-133
                                                                                                                                                          8. Letter from Tokyo by Rebecca Mead, pp. 104-111
                                                                                                                                                          9. Portfolio: Sumo cum Laude by Martin Schoeller, pp. 112-121
                                                                                                                                                          10. Annals of Style by John Seabrook, pp. 122-127
                                                                                                                                                          11. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 134-141
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Raw Deals by Joseph Epstein, pp. 142-144 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Poker Nation by Andy Bellin
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 145 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. A Problem from Hell by Samantha Power
                                                                                                                                                            2. Number9Dream by David Mitchell
                                                                                                                                                            3. Red Water by Judith Freeman
                                                                                                                                                            4. New Collected Poems by George Oppen
                                                                                                                                                          14. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 146-148
                                                                                                                                                          15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 149-151
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 152-156 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001 Film) by Alfonso Cuaron
                                                                                                                                                          17. "View of Delft" by John Ashbery, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                          18. Cover: "Pret-a-Porter" by Christoph Niemann
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          March 25, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-36
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 37-43
                                                                                                                                                          3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 44-50
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, p. 51
                                                                                                                                                          5. A Reporter At Large by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                          6. Fiction: "Baby Wilson" by E.L. Doctorow, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                          7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 86-91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial (1982 Film) by Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Social Life of Paper by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 92-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Myth of the Paperless Office by Abigail J. Sellen and Richard Harper
                                                                                                                                                            2. Scrolling Forward by David M. Levy
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Report from Ground Zero by Dennis Smith
                                                                                                                                                            2. Breaking Clean by Judy Blunt
                                                                                                                                                            3. What Happened to Johnnie Jordan? by Jennifer Toth
                                                                                                                                                            4. Landscape Design by Elizabeth Barlow Rogers
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 102-106
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Intermezzo" by Kevin Young, pp. 62-75
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Beauty" by Linda Gregg, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "The Natives Are Getting Restless" by Carter Goodrich
                                                                                                                                                      2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Issues of Apr.-Jun. 2002 = 11 Issues, 194 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          April 1, 2002 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-34
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 42-48
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bill Franzen, p. 49
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from South Padre Island by Rebecca Mead, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Politics by Robert A. Caro, pp. 56-65
                                                                                                                                                          7. The Sky Line by Robert Polidori and Paul Goldberger, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Baader-Meinhof" by Don DeLillo, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                          9. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 84-86
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, p. 87
                                                                                                                                                          11. A Critic At Large by Adam Gopnik, pp. 88-92
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Ambling into History by Frank Bruni
                                                                                                                                                            2. Bad Blood: A Memoir by Lorna Sage
                                                                                                                                                            3. Jane Addams and the Dream of American Democracy by Jean Bethke Elshtain
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Strength of the Sun by Catherine Chidgey
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Absent Presences by John Updike, pp. 94-95 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Spies by Michael Frayn
                                                                                                                                                          14. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 98-102 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Piano Teacher (2002 Film) by Michael Haneke
                                                                                                                                                          16. "The Toast" by Susan Minot, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                          17. "To Zbigniew Herbert's Bicycle" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 66-71
                                                                                                                                                          18. Cover: "Spring Is Here" by Roz Chast
                                                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          April 8, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-30
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Entertainment by Tad Friend, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                          4. Letter from Bolivia by William Finnegan, pp. 43-53
                                                                                                                                                          5. Profiles: Showboat by Ian Parker, pp. 54-65
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Of Mystery There Is No End" by Leonard Michaels, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            After God by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 82-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Nietzsche: A Philosophical Biography by Rudiger Safranski
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Notable American Women by Ben Marcus
                                                                                                                                                            2. Where You Find It by Janice Galloway
                                                                                                                                                            3. Achilles by Elizabeth Cook
                                                                                                                                                            4. Edinburgh by Alexander Chee
                                                                                                                                                            5. The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Washington Wizard by Ben Greenman, pp. 90-91 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Hell to Pay by George Pelecanos
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 92-94
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 95-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Panic Room (2002 Film) by David Fincher
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Old Saybrook" by Dana Goodyear, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Body and Soul" by Charles Wright, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "Intrepid" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          April 15, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-35
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Gastronomy by Calvin Trillin, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Slansky, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                          5. Dept. of Education by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: Ashcroft's Ascent by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 50-56
                                                                                                                                                          7. Annals of Show Business by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                          8. Album: The Way They Were by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "Tony Takitani" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Tests of Time by William H. Gass
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Outfit by Gus Russo
                                                                                                                                                            3. A Double Thread by John Gross
                                                                                                                                                            4. Traveling the Pennsylvania Railroad by John C. Van Horne and Eileen E. Drelick
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 88-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Time Out (2001 Film) by Laurent Cantet
                                                                                                                                                            2. Les Destinees (2000 Film) by Olivier Assayas
                                                                                                                                                          14. "The Boy with His Mother Inside Him" by Kelle Groom, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Tiburon" by Matthew Zapruder, pp. 57-63
                                                                                                                                                          16. "When" by Elizabeth Alexander, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "Garden Apartment" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                        4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          April 22, 2002 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 20-54
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 55-63
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Political Scene by Jane Mayer, pp. 64-73
                                                                                                                                                          4. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 76-112
                                                                                                                                                          5. Dept. of Coaching by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 114-119
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Mogul Mayor by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 138-147
                                                                                                                                                          7. Annals of Crime by Richard Rayner, pp. 150-154
                                                                                                                                                          8. Dept. of Finance by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 162-163
                                                                                                                                                          9. The Sky Line by Robert Polidori and Paul Goldberger, pp. 168-173
                                                                                                                                                          10. Sketchbook by Maira Kalman, pp. 174-175
                                                                                                                                                          11. Fiction: "The Performance" by Arthur Miller, pp. 176-183
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Can This Divorce Be Saved? by Daphne Merkin, pp. 192-200 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. For Better or For Worse by E. Mavis Hetherington and John Kelly
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 201 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Martha Inc. by Christopher M. Byron
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Dressing Station by Jonathan Kaplan#3
                                                                                                                                                            3. Emporium by Adam Johnson
                                                                                                                                                            4. Death and Nightingales by Eugene McCabe
                                                                                                                                                          14. Pop Music by Ben Greenman, pp. 204-207
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 208-209 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Enigma (2001 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                                                                            2. World Traveler (2002 Film) by Bart Freundlich
                                                                                                                                                          16. College Try by Mary Karr, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cone Head by Stephen King, p. 113
                                                                                                                                                          18. Take It All Off by Lillian Faderman, pp. 148-149
                                                                                                                                                          19. Homeless and High by Denis Johnson, pp. 155-161
                                                                                                                                                          20. Spanish Guy by Dagoberto Gilb, pp. 166-167
                                                                                                                                                          21. Bound by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 202-203
                                                                                                                                                          22. "The Whale-Watcher" by Kathleen Jamie, pp. 120-137
                                                                                                                                                          23. "The Grand Conversation" by Paul Muldoon, pp. 164-165
                                                                                                                                                          24. "Macy's Elegy" by Hugh Seidman, pp. 184-191
                                                                                                                                                          25. The Back Page by Bruce McCall, pp. 210-214
                                                                                                                                                          26. Cover: "A Day's Work" by Owen Smith
                                                                                                                                                        5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          May 6, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-48
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 49-57
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 58-83
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                          5. Around City Hall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                          6. Letter from Jerusalem by David Remnick, pp. 92-95
                                                                                                                                                          7. A Reporter At Large by Jane Kramer, pp. 104-107
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "The Prior's Room" by Andrea Lee, pp. 120-127
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            An Unsimple Heart by Judith Thurman, pp. 128-134 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Flaubert: A Life by Geoffrey Wall
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 135 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. By the Lake by John Mcgahern
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Short Sweet Dream of Eduardo Gutierrez by Jimmy Breslin
                                                                                                                                                            3. Two Gardeners: Katharine S. White and Elizabeth Lawrence by Emily Herring Wilson, Katharine S. White, and Elizabeth Lawrence, ...
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Birthday of the World, and Other Stories by Ursula K. Le Guin
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 136-137
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 138-142 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Murder by Numbers (2002 Film) by Barbet Schroeder
                                                                                                                                                            2. Changing Lanes (2002 Film) by Roger Michell
                                                                                                                                                          13. "A Big Clown-Face-Shaped Cloud" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                                          14. "The Light" by Kimiko Hahn, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                                                          15. "The Encyclopedia of Rhythm and Blues" by Anthony Walton, pp. 108-119
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Spring Is in the Air" by Istvan Banyai
                                                                                                                                                        6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          May 13, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-32
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Political Scene by Joe Klein, pp. 38-47
                                                                                                                                                          4. Letter from Colombia by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                                                                          5. Profiles: Public Nuisance by Michael Specter, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                          6. Sketchbook: Second Sunday in May by Edward Sorel, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                          7. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Ron Rosenbaum, pp. 68-77
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "The Fruit Cage" by Julian Barnes, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                          9. A Critic At Large by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 86-94
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 95 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Oaxaca Journal by Oliver Sacks
                                                                                                                                                            2. Resistance and Betrayal by Patrick Marnham
                                                                                                                                                            3. Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda by Jackson R. Bryer, Cathy W. Barks, and F. Scott Fitzgerald, ...
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 96-97 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Spider-Man (2002 Film) by Sam Raimi
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Lady and the Duke (2001 Film) by Eric Rohmer
                                                                                                                                                          12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 100-108
                                                                                                                                                          14. "School Letting Out" by Donald Justice, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Shore Road" by Katha Pollitt, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "To My Mom" by Gary Baseman
                                                                                                                                                        7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          May 20, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-34
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                          3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andrew Barlow, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Sporting Scene by Rebecca Mead, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                          6. Portfolio: A Hole in the City by Joel Meyerowitz and Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 68-85
                                                                                                                                                          7. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 86-95
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "The Great Return" by Milan Kundera, pp. 96-101
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Queen's Heart by Martin Amis, pp. 106-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Monarch: The Life and Reign of Elizabeth II by Robert Lacey
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Monarchy by Deborah Strober
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Exile On Wall Street by David Denby, pp. 111-112 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Confessions of a Street Addict by James J. Cramer
                                                                                                                                                            2. Trading with the Enemy by Nicholas W. Maier
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 113 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Gould's Book of Fish by Richard Flanagan
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Dive from Clausen's Pier by Ann Packer
                                                                                                                                                            3. Rouse Up O Young Men of the New Age! by Kenzaburo Oe
                                                                                                                                                            4. Unless by Carol Shields
                                                                                                                                                            5. Dreams of a Robot Dancing Bee by James Tate
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 114-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Star Wars - Episode II, Attack of the Clones (2002 Film) by George Lucas
                                                                                                                                                            2. Hollywood Ending (2002 Film) by Woody Allen
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Oh Evenings" by John Ashbery, pp. 52-67
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Depending on the Wind" by James Galvin, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "Early Morning Downtown" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                        8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          May 27, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-42
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 43-62
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Sporting Scene by Roger Angell, pp. 63-65
                                                                                                                                                          4. Dept. of Marketing by Ian Parker, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Popular Culture by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Joseph Lelyveld, pp. 82-95
                                                                                                                                                          7. Annals of Crime by Michael Specter, pp. 96-99
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "The Trouble with Mrs. Blynn, the Trouble with the World" by Patricia Highsmith, pp. 106-111
                                                                                                                                                          9. A Critic At Large by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 112-117
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 118-119
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 120-121
                                                                                                                                                          12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 122-123
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 124-132 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Insomnia (2002 Film) by Christopher Nolan
                                                                                                                                                            2. Late Marriage (2001 Film) by Dover Koshashvili
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Destinations" by Dorothea Tanning, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Oath" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 100-105
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Icon" by Christoph Niemann
                                                                                                                                                        9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          June 3, 2002 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-32
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Christopher Buckley, p. 49
                                                                                                                                                          5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Life and Letters by David Owen, pp. 50-57 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter
                                                                                                                                                          6. Letter from Zimbabwe by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 58-68
                                                                                                                                                          7. Sketchbook by Bruce Eric Kaplan, pp. 69-71
                                                                                                                                                          8. Annals of Show Business by Lillian Ross, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "The Thing in the Forest" by A.S. Byatt, pp. 80-89
                                                                                                                                                          10. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Fall by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. When I Was a Young Man by Bob Kerrey
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 95 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Russia Hand by Strobe Talbott
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Cadence of Grass by Thomas McGuane
                                                                                                                                                            3. A Child's Book of True Crime by Chloe Hooper
                                                                                                                                                            4. A House Unlocked by Penelope Lively
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Theatre by Nancy Franklin, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 100-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Sum of All Fears (2002 Film) by Phil Alden Robinson
                                                                                                                                                            2. About a Boy (2002 Film) by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz
                                                                                                                                                          16. "The Undressing Paradox" by Dana Goodyear, pp. 44-48
                                                                                                                                                          17. "The Two" by Philip Levine, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                          18. "Wonder as Wander" by Sharon Olds, p. 94
                                                                                                                                                          19. Cover: "It's a Jungle Out There" by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          June 10, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                          4. The Sporting Scene by John McPhee, pp. 40-47
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                          6. Letter from Kabul by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 72-81
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "A Primer for the Punctuation of Heart Disease" by Jonathan Safran Foer, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Doing It In the Road by Judith Thurman, pp. 86-87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Sexual Life of Catherine M. by Catherine Millet
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Tuxedo Park by Jennet Conant
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Affirmative Action Empire by Terry Martin
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Seal Wife by Kathryn Harrison
                                                                                                                                                            4. Waterborne by Linda Gregerson
                                                                                                                                                          10. Pop Music by James Surowiecki, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 94-102
                                                                                                                                                          12. "The Long Meadow" by Vijay Seshadri, pp. 52-71
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Outcry" by Giuseppe Ungaretti, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Dog Show" by Mark Ulriksen
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          June 17, 2002 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-46
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 47-55
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Religion by Thomas Keneally, pp. 58-64
                                                                                                                                                          4. Memoir by Alice Munro, pp. 88-115
                                                                                                                                                          5. Home Life by Donald Antrim, pp. 130-133
                                                                                                                                                          6. "My Father Addresses Me on the Facts of Old Age" by Grace Paley, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                          7. "The Wrestling Match" by Zadie Smith, pp. 116-119
                                                                                                                                                          8. "The Courtesy" by John Berger, pp. 144-161
                                                                                                                                                          9. "Alone at the Movies" by Jonathan Lethem, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                          10. "Documents" by Charles D'Ambrosio, pp. 71-75
                                                                                                                                                          11. "The Death of My Father" by Steve Martin, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                                          12. "Mother from Heaven" by Jeanette Winterson, pp. 120-125
                                                                                                                                                          13. "A Father and a Bicycle" by Richard Ford, pp. 134-141
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Pinochle" by Mark Leyner, pp. 142-143
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            A Hard Case by Joan Acocella, pp. 162-170 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Double Bond by Carole Angier
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 171 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Horned Man by James Lasdun
                                                                                                                                                            2. Century's Son by Robert Boswell
                                                                                                                                                            3. Think of England by Alice Elliott Dark
                                                                                                                                                            4. Things That Fall from the Sky by Kevin Brockmeier
                                                                                                                                                          17. Pop Music by Kelefa Sanneh, pp. 172-175
                                                                                                                                                          18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 176-177 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Windtalkers (2002 Film) by John Woo
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Bourne Identity (2002 Film) by Doug Liman
                                                                                                                                                          19. "Paradiso" by Kenneth Koch, pp. 65-70
                                                                                                                                                          20. "Dark Night Sallies Forth" by W.G. Sebald, pp. 126-129
                                                                                                                                                          21. The Back Page by Paul Slansky, pp. 178-180
                                                                                                                                                          22. Cover: "In Their Own Image" by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                      3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Issues of Jul.-Sep. 2002 = 13 Issues, 217 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          July 1, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-32
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from France by Isabel Hilton, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Roger Angell, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Sporting Scene by David Remnick, pp. 46-49
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 54-61
                                                                                                                                                          7. Personal History by Michael Ryan, pp. 68-77
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Airplane" by Haruki Murakami, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                          9. "Of Snow" by Agha Shahid Ali, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                          10. "Beyond English", pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                          11. A Critic At Large by John Lahr, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Remember the Lusitania by John Updike, pp. 88-91 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Lusitania: Saga and Myth by David Ramsay
                                                                                                                                                            2. Lusitania: An Epic Tragedy by Diana Preston
                                                                                                                                                          13. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 96-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Minority Report (2002 Film) by Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Fair Ball" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          July 8, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                          3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 28-32
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Crime by Alex Kotlowitz, pp. 34-39
                                                                                                                                                          6. The Sporting Scene by John Cassidy, pp. 40-53
                                                                                                                                                          7. Profiles: The Reluctant Memorialist by Louis Menand, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                          8. Album by Susan Sheehan, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "Half Gone" by Tim O'Brien, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 72-74
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Ironists Abroad by Daniel Mendelsohn, pp. 75-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Prague by Arthur Phillips
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Laying On of Hands by Alan Bennett
                                                                                                                                                            2. A Big Life in Advertising by Mary Wells Lawrence
                                                                                                                                                            3. Emperor of Japan by Donald Keene
                                                                                                                                                            4. A Life's Work by Rachel Cusk
                                                                                                                                                            5. A Short History of the Shadow by Charles Wright
                                                                                                                                                          13. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 84-88 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Men in Black II (2002 Film) by Barry Sonnenfeld
                                                                                                                                                            2. Sunshine State (2002 Film) by John Sayles
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Lake Como" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Ecorse Days" by Philip Levine, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "Fears of July, 2002" by Art Spiegelman
                                                                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          July 15, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Sporting Scene by Nick Hornby, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Susan Orlean, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                          5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles by Michael Specter, pp. 48-56
                                                                                                                                                          7. Portfolio: After the Towers by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 59-67
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Fun with Problems" by Robert Stone, pp. 68-77
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Story of Himself by John Updike, pp. 78-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Youth: Scenes from Provincial Life II by J.M. Coetzee
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Master of Disaster by John Cassidy, pp. 82-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Globalization and Its Discontents by Joseph E. Stiglitz
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 87 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Eye of the Albatross by Carl Safina
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
                                                                                                                                                            3. Moral Hazard by Kate Jennings
                                                                                                                                                            4. On a Wave by Thad Ziolkowski
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 90-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Road to Perdition (2002 Film) by Sam Mendes
                                                                                                                                                            2. Read My Lips (2001 Film) by Jacques Audiard
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Everything Must Go" by Matthea Harvey, pp. 43-47
                                                                                                                                                          15. "To Ashes" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 57-58
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Summer Highs" by Lorenzo Mattotti
                                                                                                                                                        4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          July 22, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                          3. Dept. of Human Resources by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                          5. Personal History by Katha Pollitt, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                          6. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Tony Horwitz, pp. 42-54
                                                                                                                                                          7. Portfolio: William Klein's Paris by Anthony Lane, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Sacred Statues" by William Trevor, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Comix 101: Ballbuster by Art Spiegelman, pp. 72-74 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. B. Krigstein, Volume One by Greg Sadowski
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 75 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Class Action by Clara Bingham and Laura Leedy Gansler
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Blue Bear by Lynn Schooler
                                                                                                                                                            3. The City of Your Final Destination by Peter Cameron
                                                                                                                                                            4. Malaise by Nancy Lemann
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Loyal Opposition by Joan Acocella, pp. 76-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Why I Am a Catholic by Garry Wills
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                          13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                          14. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 84-92
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Radiant Ivory" by Henri Cole, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Mountain" by Kenneth Koch, p. 55
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "Prickly Heat" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                        5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          July 29, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 29-33
                                                                                                                                                          3. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 34-38
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce McCall, p. 39
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Consumption by Molly O'Neill, pp. 40-45
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: Mr. Brown by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 46-59
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "The Obscure Object" by Jeffrey Eugenides, pp. 66-73
                                                                                                                                                          8. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 82-84
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Framed Up by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 85-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. How Democratic is the American Constitution? by Robert Dahl
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Under Radar by Michael Tolkin
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Pirate Hunter by Richard Zacks
                                                                                                                                                            3. Reflections and Shadows by Saul Steinberg and Aldo Buzzi
                                                                                                                                                            4. Swan Electric by April Bernard
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 92-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. K-19: The Widowmaker (2002 Film) by Kathryn Bigelow
                                                                                                                                                            2. Tadpole (2002 Film) by Gary Winick
                                                                                                                                                          12. "Earth" by Billy Collins, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Sleeping Cure" by Dana Goodyear, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Drinks Before Dinner" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                        6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          August 5, 2002 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-20
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Crime by Ira Silverman, pp. 26-31
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andy Borowitz, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from Cuba by Susan Orlean, pp. 34-37
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Psychology by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 38-49
                                                                                                                                                          7. Centennial by Roger Angell, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          8. Profiles: Man of Steel by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "Fathers" by Alice Munro, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                          10. "March Birthday, and After" by John Updike, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Songbird by Hilton Als, pp. 72-76 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. A Song Flung Up to Heaven by Maya Angelou
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Fragrant Harbor by John Lanchester
                                                                                                                                                            2. Man Walks Into a Room by Nicole Krauss
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Life of Pi by Yann Martel
                                                                                                                                                            4. Spring Flowers, Spring Frost by Ismail Kadare
                                                                                                                                                            5. A Beaker by Caroline Knox
                                                                                                                                                          13. Pop Music by Alan Light, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 80-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Full Frontal (2002 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Last Kiss (2001 Film) by Gabriele Muccino
                                                                                                                                                          15. Cover: "Last Stop" by Eric Drooker
                                                                                                                                                        7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          August 12, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-22
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 23-29
                                                                                                                                                          3. The Political Scene by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                                          4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Michael Azerrad, pp. 37-41
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from Pakistan by Isabel Hilton, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                          6. On Photography by Kevin Conley, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                          7. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Where Were We" by Dave Eggers, pp. 62-75
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Political Heat by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 76-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Heat Wave by Eric Klinenberg
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. I. by Stephen Dixon
                                                                                                                                                            2. Westchester Burning by Amine Wefali
                                                                                                                                                            3. Cogito, Ergo Sum by Richard Watson
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Rider by Tim Krabbe
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Signs (2002 Film) by M. Night Shyamalan
                                                                                                                                                          12. "My Old Body" by Jean Valentine, pp. 32-36
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Filming the Famine" by Medbh McGuckian, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Bird's Eye View BBQ" by Richard McGuire
                                                                                                                                                        8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          August 19, 2002 Issue = 28 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-56
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 57-65
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Drinking by Roger Angell, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                          4. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by John Seabrook, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                          5. Recipes by John McPhee, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                                          6. Our Local Correspondents by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                                          7. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 88-97
                                                                                                                                                          8. Letter from Mexico by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                          9. Personal History by Jane Kramer, pp. 102-105
                                                                                                                                                          10. Profiles: The Secret of Excess by Bill Buford, pp. 122-128
                                                                                                                                                          11. Annals of Taste by Calvin Trillin, pp. 144-148
                                                                                                                                                          12. A Reporter At Large by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 150-154
                                                                                                                                                          13. Fiction: "Summer of the Hot Tubs" by Annie Proulx, pp. 158-161
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Food Processor by Joan Acocella, pp. 162-168 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Near a Thousand Tables by Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 169 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Koba the Dread by Martin Amis
                                                                                                                                                            2. After the Dance by Edwidge Danticat
                                                                                                                                                            3. Bubbleology by Kevin Hassett
                                                                                                                                                            4. Versailles by Kathryn Davis
                                                                                                                                                          16. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 170-171
                                                                                                                                                          17. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 172-173
                                                                                                                                                          18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 174-175 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. XXX (2002 Film) by Rob Cohen
                                                                                                                                                            2. Blood Work (2002 Film) by Clint Eastwood
                                                                                                                                                          19. Sea Urchin by Chang-rae Lee, pp. 129-131
                                                                                                                                                          20. A Sandwich by Nora Ephron, pp. 139-141
                                                                                                                                                          21. As the French Do by Janet Malcolm, pp. 142-143
                                                                                                                                                          22. Sweet Memory by Madhur Jaffrey, p. 149
                                                                                                                                                          23. The Domestic Male by Julian Barnes, pp. 155-157
                                                                                                                                                          24. "Eyes" by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                                          25. "From the Notebooks of Anne Verveine" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 106-121
                                                                                                                                                          26. "Close Encounters of Another Kind" by Richard Howard, pp. 132-138
                                                                                                                                                          27. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 176-182
                                                                                                                                                          28. Cover: "Jolly Cones" by Wayne Thiebaud
                                                                                                                                                        9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          September 2, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-39
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 40-47
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ellis Weiner, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Religion by Paul Wilkes, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                                          7. At the Museums by Sharon DeLano, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                          8. Dept. of Motor Vehicles by John Seabrook, pp. 120-129
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "Shylock on the Neva" by Gary Shteyngart, pp. 130-139
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Theatre by David Denby, pp. 140-142
                                                                                                                                                          11. A Critic At Large by Cynthia Ozick, pp. 143-148
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 149 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. In the Middle of All This by Fred G. Leebron
                                                                                                                                                            2. For the Sins of My Father by Albert DeMeo
                                                                                                                                                            3. Republic of Dreams by Ross Wetzsteon
                                                                                                                                                            4. Steal Away by C.D. Wright
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 150-151
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 152-156 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. In Praise of Love (2001 Film) by Jean-Luc Godard
                                                                                                                                                          15. "The Lyrical Zone" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 54-105
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Secret" by Dorothea Tanning, pp. 116-119
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "School Daze" by Maira Kalman
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          September 9, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 26-76
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 77-85
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 86-95
                                                                                                                                                          4. Letter from Rotterdam by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 106-115
                                                                                                                                                          5. Fiction: "The Ocean" by Frederick Reiken, pp. 140-147
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Style by Ian Parker, pp. 96-105
                                                                                                                                                          7. Profiles: I Am Fashion by Michael Specter, pp. 116-123
                                                                                                                                                          8. Portfolio: Going West by Herb Ritts, pp. 128-139
                                                                                                                                                          9. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 148-153
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            A Critic At Large by Leo Carey, pp. 154-160 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Schnitzler's Century by Peter Gay
                                                                                                                                                            2. Night Games by Arthur Schnitzler
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 161 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The White by Deborah Larsen
                                                                                                                                                            2. You Are Not a Stranger Here by Adam Haslett
                                                                                                                                                            3. Ghosts of the Fireground by Peter M. Leschak
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 162-172 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. City by the Sea (2002 Film) by Michael Caton-Jones
                                                                                                                                                            2. Simone (2002 Film) by Andrew Niccol
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Orchid" by J.D. McClatchy, pp. 124-127
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Fall Fashion" by Michael Roberts
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          September 16, 2002 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-30
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 36-45
                                                                                                                                                          4. That Was New York by Cathleen Schine, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                          5. Profiles: The Man Behind bin Laden by Lawrence Wright, pp. 56-81
                                                                                                                                                          6. Portfolio by Gilles Peress, pp. 86-91
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Bark" by Julian Barnes, pp. 92-97
                                                                                                                                                          8. A Critic At Large by Louis Menand, pp. 98-104
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 105 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Blood of Victory by Alan Furst
                                                                                                                                                            2. Edison's Eve by Gaby Wood
                                                                                                                                                            3. 47 Roses~~Forty-Seven Roses by Peter Sheridan
                                                                                                                                                            4. Savage Reprisals by Peter Gay
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 106-107 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. 8 Women~~Eight Women (2002 Film) by Francois Ozon
                                                                                                                                                          11. "When the Towers Fell" by Galway Kinnell, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                          12. "Dream of Safety" by Dana Goodyear, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          13. "Late September" by Charles Simic, pp. 108-110
                                                                                                                                                          14. Cover: "Dawn Over Lower Manhattan" by Ana Juan
                                                                                                                                                        12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          September 23, 2002 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 31-37
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of the Show Business by Tad Friend, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Andrew Barlow, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Sporting Scene by Ben McGrath, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                          6. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Susan Orlean, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                          7. The World of Business by John Cassidy, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Safety Procedures" by Nadine Gordimer, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                          9. At the Museums by Anthony Lane, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          10. A Critic At Large by Adam Gopnik, pp. 86-91
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, pp. 92-93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Speer: The Final Verdict by Joachim Fest
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Book of Illusions by Paul Auster
                                                                                                                                                            3. Three Junes by Julia Glass
                                                                                                                                                            4. Porno by Irvine Welsh
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 98-106 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Banger Sisters (2002 Film) by Bob Dolman
                                                                                                                                                            2. Secretary (2002 Film) by Steven Shainberg
                                                                                                                                                            3. My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002 Film) by Joel Zwick
                                                                                                                                                          15. "The Last Hours of Laodike, Sister of Hektor" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Light Glass Still-Life" by John Hollander, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                          17. Cover: "Endangered Species" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                        13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          September 30, 2002 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-44
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 45-55
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 56-77
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Noah Baumbach, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                          5. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The prophet of Decline by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 86-99
                                                                                                                                                          7. Life and Letters by Jonathan Franzen, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Bodies" by Jessica Shattuck, pp. 112-125
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Women Come and Go by Louis Menand, pp. 126-131 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Painted Shadow by Carole Seymour-Jones
                                                                                                                                                          10. A Critic At Large by H. Allen Orr, pp. 132-136
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 139 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. A Life's Music by Andrei Makine
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Lives of the Muses by Francine Prose
                                                                                                                                                            3. Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War by T.J. Stiles
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Home Care by John Updike, pp. 140-142 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Family Matters by Rohinton Mistry
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 143-144
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 145-150 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Sweet Home Alabama (2002 Film) by Andy Tennant
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Four Feathers (2002 Film) by Shekhar Kapur
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Return to Achziv" by Yehuda Amichai, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          16. "My Father's Childhood" by Edward Hirsch, pp. 104-111
                                                                                                                                                          17. "The Companions" by Josephine Jacobsen, pp. 137-138
                                                                                                                                                          18. Cover: "Booksnob" by Bob Zoell(Ha)
                                                                                                                                                      4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                        Issues of Oct.-Dec. 2002 = 11 Issues, 202 Articles
                                                                                                                                                        1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          October 7, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-38
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 39-47
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                          4. New York Journal by Adam Gopnik, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                          5. A Neurologist's Notebook by Oliver Sacks, pp. 62-73
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Drummond & Son" by Charles D'Ambrosio, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                          8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Eminence Rose by Judith Thurman, pp. 94-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Madame de Pompadour: A Life by Evelyne Lever
                                                                                                                                                            2. Madame de Pompadour: Mistress of France by Christine Pevitt Algrant
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Brotherhood of the Bomb by Gregg Herken
                                                                                                                                                            2. Clearances: A Memoir by Mairi Macinnes
                                                                                                                                                            3. Sloan-Kettering by Abba Kovner
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Man Who Rode Ampersand by Ferdinand Mount
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                          11. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 106-107
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 108-112 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Trials of Henry Kissinger (2002 Film) by Eugene Jarecki
                                                                                                                                                            2. Bloody Sunday (2002 Film) by Paul Greengrass
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Air Shaft" by Mary Kinzie, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                          15. "A Salt Dish" by Dan Chiasson, pp. 77-83
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Down and Out" by Christoph Niemann
                                                                                                                                                        2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          October 14, 2002 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 24-62
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 63-71
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Foreign Policy by Fareed Zakaria, pp. 72-81
                                                                                                                                                          4. Letter from Finalnd by Rebecca Mead, pp. 82-90
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Politica Scene by William Finnegan, pp. 101-113
                                                                                                                                                          6. Popular Culture by Susan Orlean, pp. 114-121
                                                                                                                                                          7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Peter Hessler, pp. 122-163
                                                                                                                                                          8. Profiles: Without a Doubt by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 164-175
                                                                                                                                                          9. A Reporter At Large by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 180-195
                                                                                                                                                          10. Fiction: "The Bees, Part I" by Aleksandar Hemon, pp. 196-198
                                                                                                                                                          11. The Lost Mariner by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 206-211
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Measure for Measure by David Owen, pp. 212-216 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Measuring America by Andro Linklater
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 217 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Piano Tuner by Daniel Mason
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Lost Garden by Helen Humphreys
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Great Tax Wars by Steven R. Weisman
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Unfinished City by Thomas Bender
                                                                                                                                                          14. On Television by Hilton Als, pp. 218-220
                                                                                                                                                          15. Pop Music by Alec Hanley Bemis, pp. 221-223
                                                                                                                                                          16. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 224-225
                                                                                                                                                          17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 226-227 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Red Dragon (2002 Film) by Brett Ratner
                                                                                                                                                            2. White Oleander (2002 Film) by Peter Kosminsky
                                                                                                                                                          18. "A Portrait at the End of the Century" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 91-100
                                                                                                                                                          19. "Arrivederci Kingsport" by Charles Wright, pp. 176-179
                                                                                                                                                          20. "Resting" by Giuseppe Ungaretti, pp. 199-205
                                                                                                                                                          21. The Back Page by Roz Chast, pp. 228-238
                                                                                                                                                          22. Cover: "International Arrivals" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                        3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          October 28, 2002 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                          3. U.S. Journal by Mark Singer, pp. 50-58
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Jesse Lichtenstein, pp. 59-61
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 62-73
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                          7. The Art World by Simon Schama, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Travis, B." by Maile Meloy, pp. 94-101
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Photo Finish by Jim Holt, pp. 102-105 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA by Brenda Maddox
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Murder and Manners by Daniel Mendelsohn, pp. 109-110 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Little Friend by Donna Tartt
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 111 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
                                                                                                                                                            2. Memoirs by David Rockefeller
                                                                                                                                                            3. Confederacy of Silence by Richard Rubin
                                                                                                                                                            4. Rock Harbor by Carl Phillips
                                                                                                                                                          12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                          13. On Television by Virginia Heffernan, pp. 114-116
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 117-118
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 119-124 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Auto Focus (2002 Film) by Paul Schrader
                                                                                                                                                            2. Bowling for Columbine (2002 Film) by Michael Moore
                                                                                                                                                          16. "A Sweet Place" by John Ashbery, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                          17. "October" by Louise Gluck, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                          18. "My Ravine" by Dan Chiasson, pp. 106-108
                                                                                                                                                          19. Cover: "Scherzo" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                        4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          November 4, 2002 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-42
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 43-49
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from British Columbia by John Vaillant, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Calvin Trillin, p. 59
                                                                                                                                                          5. Annals of Theatre by Ian Parker, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                          6. Reflections: A Natural History of Destruction by W.G. Sebald, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                                          7. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 78-82
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Only a Thing" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 83-85
                                                                                                                                                          9. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 92-95
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Paper Tigers by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 96-99 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Secrets by Daniel Ellsberg
                                                                                                                                                            2. Risk, Ambiguity and Decision by Daniel Ellsberg
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Chinese Boxes by Nell Freudenberger, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Crazed by Ha Jin
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Silence on the Mountain by Daniel Wilkinson
                                                                                                                                                            2. In Ruins by Christopher Woodward
                                                                                                                                                            3. On Being Ill by Virginia Woolf
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Answer Is Never by Jocko Weyland
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                          14. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 104-107
                                                                                                                                                          15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 108-109
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 110-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Truth About Charlie (2002 Film) by Jonathan Demme
                                                                                                                                                            2. Roger Dodger (2002 Film) by Dylan Kidd
                                                                                                                                                          17. "The Second Space" by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 54-58
                                                                                                                                                          18. "Visiting the Dead" by J.D. McClatchy, pp. 86-91
                                                                                                                                                          19. Cover: "Flying Leaves" by Gahan Wilson
                                                                                                                                                        5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          November 11, 2002 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 24-66
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 67-77
                                                                                                                                                          3. Dept. of Humor by Tad Friend, pp. 78-96
                                                                                                                                                          4. Casual by Woody Allen, pp. 97-99
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Sporting Scene by Mark Bowden, pp. 100-105
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Finance by John Cassidy, pp. 123-129
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "Dogology" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 130-149
                                                                                                                                                          8. Portfolio, pp. 150-153
                                                                                                                                                          9. Album, pp. 154-157
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Funnies, pp. 158-163
                                                                                                                                                          11. From the Archives, pp. 164-165
                                                                                                                                                          12. Situation Comedy by Chris Ware, pp. 166-173
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            A Critic At Large by Adam Gopnik, pp. 174-183 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Gangs of New York by Herbert Asbury
                                                                                                                                                          14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Children's Hour by Joan Acocella, pp. 184-188 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Child of My Heart by Alice McDermott
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 189 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Winter Queen by Jane Stevenson
                                                                                                                                                            2. Grass for My Pillow by Saiichi Maruya
                                                                                                                                                            3. Paradise Alley by Kevin Baker
                                                                                                                                                            4. I Don't Know How She Does It by Allison Pearson
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Red Loves Rex, Alas by John Updike, pp. 190-192 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Green Hour by Frederic Tuten
                                                                                                                                                          17. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 193-194
                                                                                                                                                          18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 195-208 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. 8 Mile~~Eight Mile (2002 Film) by Curtis Hanson
                                                                                                                                                            2. Frida (2002 Film) by Julie Taymor
                                                                                                                                                          19. "The Doe" by C.K. Williams, pp. 106-122
                                                                                                                                                          20. Cover: "Freudian Slapstick" by Danny Shanahan
                                                                                                                                                        6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          November 18, 2002 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-34
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Washington by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Adam Green, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from Istanbul by David Remnick, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Reporter At Large by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 56-73
                                                                                                                                                          7. Our Local Correspondents by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Last Night" by James Salter, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Happy Days by Thomas Mallon, pp. 88-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self by Claire Tomalin
                                                                                                                                                          10. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 93-94
                                                                                                                                                          11. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Washington Mystery by Jeffrey Frank, pp. 98-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Katharine Graham's Washington by Katharine Graham
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Good Women of China by Xinran Xinran
                                                                                                                                                            2. Mrs. Astor's New York by Eric Homberger
                                                                                                                                                            3. My Own Medicine by Geoffrey Kurland
                                                                                                                                                            4. Tourmaline by Joanna Scott
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 104-122 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Far From Heaven (2002 Film) by Todd Haynes
                                                                                                                                                            2. Ararat (2002 Film) by Atom Egoyan
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Asides" by Richard Wilbur, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                          17. "An Old Book in Florence" by Michael Ryan, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                          18. Cover: "Autumn" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                        7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          November 25, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-34
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 35-41
                                                                                                                                                          3. Our Local Correspondents by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Prudence Crowther, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          5. The Sporting Sceen by Roger Angell, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Gift by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 64-75
                                                                                                                                                          7. Letter from Iraq by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                          8. At the Galleries by Ever Meulen and Adam Gopnik, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "The Ant of the Self" by Z.Z. Packer, pp. 86-95
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            What Comes Naturally by Louis Menand, pp. 96-101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Blank Slate by Steven Pinker
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Director's Cut by Richard Brody, pp. 102-106 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. A Third Face by Samuel Fuller, Christa Lang Fuller, and Jerome Henry Rudes, ...
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 107 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Words to Outlive Us by Michal Grynberg
                                                                                                                                                            2. Puccini: A Biography by Mary Jane Phillips-Matz
                                                                                                                                                            3. Born Twice by Giuseppe Pontiggia
                                                                                                                                                            4. Cheap Hotels by Daisann McLane
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 108-112 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Talk to Her (2002 Film) by Pedro Almodovar
                                                                                                                                                            2. Femme Fatale (2002 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Island" by Carl Phillips, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Snail Revisited" by Elizabeth Spires, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: Masquerade by William Steig
                                                                                                                                                        8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          December 2, 2002 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-40
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                          3. Onward and Upward With the Arts by John Lahr, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          4. Shouts & Murmurs by Frank Gannon, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                          5. Our Local Correspondents by Gay Talese, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                          6. Profiles: The Long War of John Kerry by Joe Klein, pp. 70-83
                                                                                                                                                          7. A Critic At Large by Arlene Croce, pp. 84-87
                                                                                                                                                          8. Sketchbook by Ben Katchor, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                          9. Fiction: "Shamengwa" by Louise Erdrich, pp. 94-101
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Group Think by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 102-107 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Live from New York by Tom Shales and James Andrew Miller
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Lunar Men by Jenny Uglow
                                                                                                                                                          11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Dust Devils by Oliver Morton, pp. 108-109 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Prey by Michael Crichton
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 111 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Baudolino by Umberto Eco
                                                                                                                                                            2. Your Mouth Is Lovely by Nancy Richler
                                                                                                                                                            3. Emma's War by Deborah Scroggins
                                                                                                                                                            4. England's Lost Houses by Giles Worsley
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                          14. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 114-116
                                                                                                                                                          15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 117-130 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Quiet American (2002 Film) by Phillip Noyce
                                                                                                                                                          16. "Russia" by Ciaran Carson, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                          17. "My Mother's Hands" by David Woo, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                                          18. "Tanka" by Richard Wilbur, p. 110
                                                                                                                                                          19. Cover: "Last-Minute Errand" by Michael Sowa
                                                                                                                                                        9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          December 9, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-44
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 45-55
                                                                                                                                                          3. Letter from Jerusalem by Ari Shavit, pp. 56-68
                                                                                                                                                          4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Kevin Conley, pp. 69-75
                                                                                                                                                          5. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                          6. A Critic At Large by Susan Sontag, pp. 82-99
                                                                                                                                                          7. Profiles: Whirlwind by John Lahr, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                          8. Fiction: "Sin: Early Impressions" by John Updike, pp. 110-129
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            On the Contrary by Joan Acocella, pp. 130-135 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Skeptic by Terry Teachout
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Magic Kingdoms by Adam Gopnik, pp. 136-137 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Annotated Classic Fairy Tales by Maria Tatar
                                                                                                                                                            2. Fairy Godfather by Ruth B. Bottigheimer
                                                                                                                                                          11. Books from Our Pages, p. 141
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 142-150 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Adaptation (2002 Film) by Spike Jonze
                                                                                                                                                            2. Solaris (2002 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                          13. "1934" by Linda Bierds, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                                          14. "The Last Time I Saw Chris" by Paul Muldoon, pp. 102-109
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Ancient Story" by James Tate, pp. 138-140
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "To Grandmother's House We Go" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                        10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          December 16, 2002 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-32
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 33-41
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of Politics by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                          4. Popular Chronicles by Susan Orlean, pp. 52-55
                                                                                                                                                          5. Letter from Moscow by Victor Erofeyev, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                          6. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 64-81
                                                                                                                                                          7. Fiction: "The Bare Manuscript" by Arthur Miller, pp. 82-85
                                                                                                                                                          8. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 94-96
                                                                                                                                                          9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Lost by Ruth Franklin, pp. 97-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                            1. Regions of the Great Heresy by Jerzy Ficowski and Theodosia Robertson
                                                                                                                                                          10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Down by the River by Charles Bowden
                                                                                                                                                            2. Love at Goon Park by Deborah Blum
                                                                                                                                                            3. Elmer McCurdy by Mark Svenvold
                                                                                                                                                            4. December 6 by Martin Cruz Smith
                                                                                                                                                          11. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                          12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                          13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 106-118 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. About Schmidt (2002 Film) by Alexander Payne
                                                                                                                                                            2. Russian Ark (2002 Film) by Aleksandr Sokurov
                                                                                                                                                          14. "Peonies" by Mary Jo Salter, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                          15. "Holidays" by Muriel Spark, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                          16. Cover: "Seasonal Festivities" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                        11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                          December 23, 2002 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                          1. Goings On About Town, pp. 18-56
                                                                                                                                                          2. The Talk of the Town, pp. 57-65
                                                                                                                                                          3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 66-75
                                                                                                                                                          4. Life and Letters by Norman Mailer, pp. 76-85
                                                                                                                                                          5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 86-101
                                                                                                                                                          6. Behind the Scenes by Mary Ellen Mark and Joan Acocella, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                          7. "Jolene: A Life" by E.L. Doctorow, pp. 102-104
                                                                                                                                                          8. "The Trials of Finch" by Zadie Smith, pp. 116-123
                                                                                                                                                          9. "The Trickle-Down Effect" by Annie Proulx, pp. 124-125
                                                                                                                                                          10. "Without Blood" by Alessandro Baricco, pp. 128-141
                                                                                                                                                          11. A Critic At Large by Louis Menand, pp. 148-154
                                                                                                                                                          12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            Briefly Noted, p. 155 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. The Story of Lucy Gault by William Trevor
                                                                                                                                                            2. The Adventures of Lucky Pierre by Robert Coover
                                                                                                                                                            3. Poems of New York by Elizabeth Schmidt
                                                                                                                                                            4. The Child That Books Built by Francis Spufford
                                                                                                                                                          13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 156-158
                                                                                                                                                          14. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 159-160
                                                                                                                                                          15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 162-165
                                                                                                                                                          16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                            The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 166-172 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                            1. Gangs of New York (2002 Film) by Martin Scorsese
                                                                                                                                                            2. Catch Me If You Can (2002 Film) by Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                                                                            3. The Hours (2002 Film) by Stephen Daldry
                                                                                                                                                          17. "After the Rain" by Elizabeth Bishop, pp. 105-113
                                                                                                                                                          18. "A Private Matter" by Carol Muske-Dukes, pp. 126-127
                                                                                                                                                          19. "Breakfast Song" by Elizabeth Bishop, pp. 142-147
                                                                                                                                                          20. "Poetry Searches for Radiance" by Adam Zagajewski, p. 161
                                                                                                                                                          21. Cover: "Evolving Story" by Barry Blitt
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