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                                                                                                                                                                    January 8, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-20
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Adam Gopnik and James Surowiecki, pp. 21-27
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Reflections: Die Weldliterature by Milan Kundera, pp. 28-35
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. The Sporting Scene by Adam Gopnik, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Dept. of Public Policy by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 44-48
                                                                                                                                                                    7. A Critic At Large by David Denby, pp. 54-63
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Bear Meat" by Primo Levi, pp. 64-69
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                                                                                                                                                                      Nights at the Opera by Joan Acocella, pp. 70-71 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Man Who Wrote Mozart by Anthony Holden
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Librettist of Venice by Rodney Bolt
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                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Arlington Park by Rachel Cusk
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Everything Preserved by Landis Everson
                                                                                                                                                                      3. George Gershwin: His Life and Work by Howard Pollack
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Portrait: The Life of Thomas Eakins by William McFeely
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 80-82
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 83-88 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Children of Men (2006 Film) by Alfonso Cuaron
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Pan's Labyrinth (2006 Film) by Guillermo del Toro
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Bagram, Afghanistan, 2002" by Marvin Bell, pp. 49-53
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "The Right to Pleasure" by Jessica Fisher, pp. 72-76
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "On Thin Ice" by Ivan Brunetti
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                                                                                                                                                                    January 15, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Washington by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 26-36
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Personal History by Shalom Auslander, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Katherine Boo, pp. 44-57
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Profiles: An Acquiring Eye by Rebecca Mead, pp. 58-64
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Bravado" by William Trevor, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      God's Undertaker by Adam Kirsch, pp. 74-77 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Thomas Hardy by Claire Tomalin
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Bombay Noir by Pankaj Mishra, pp. 80-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Sacred Games by Vikram Chandra
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Prisoners by Joan Acocella, pp. 83-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. House of Meetings by Martin Amis
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Returning to Earth by Jim Harrison
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Love in a Fallen City by Eileen Chang
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Sea of Thunder by Evan Thomas
                                                                                                                                                                      4. African Queen by Rachel Holmes
                                                                                                                                                                    13. On Television by Tad Friend, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 88-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Notes on a Scandal (2006 Film) by Richard Eyre
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Letters from Iwo Jima (2007 Film) by Clint Eastwood
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Train" by Dan Chiasson, pp. 65-67
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Here You Are" by Michael Blumenthal, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Bird's-Eye View" by Eric Drooker
                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    January 22, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Steve Coll and James Surowiecki, pp. 27-33
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Profiles: Mr. Green by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 34-40
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, p. 41
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Commerce by Eric Konigsberg, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Raffi Khatchadourian, pp. 50-63
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Mauritius by Ian Parker, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Heirs" by Amos Oz, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Vegetable Love by Steven Shapin, pp. 80-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Bloodless Revolution by Tristram Stuart
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Paula Spencer by Roddy Doyle
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Virgin of Flames by Chris Abani
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Lover of Unreason by Yehuda Koren
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Paris by Andrew Hussey
                                                                                                                                                                    11. On Television by Tad Friend, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 90-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Miss Potter (2006 Film) by Chris Noonan
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story (2007 Film) by Chris Sheridan and Patty Kim
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Village Mythology" by Jayanta Mahapatra, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "A Life" by Zbigniew Herbert, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "While Rome Burns" by Anita Kunz
                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    January 29, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-30
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 31-35
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Medical Dispatches by Jerome Groopman, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Steve Martin, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Reflections: The Birds by David Sedaris, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Letter from Moscow by Michael Specter, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                                    7. The Sporting Scene by Ben McGrath, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Cell One" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Bad Precedent by Caleb Crain, pp. 78-81 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Andrew Jackson and the Politics of Martial Law by Matthew Warshauer
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 82-84 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Surveillance by Jonathan Raban
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Conjugal Love by Alberto Moravia
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Chrysalis by Kim Todd
                                                                                                                                                                      4. City of Laughter by Vic Gatrell
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Classics Galore by John Updike, pp. 85-87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Ten Days in the Hills by Jane Smiley
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 92-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Breaking and Entering (2006 Film) by Anthony Minghella
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Smokin' Aces (2006 Film) by Joe Carnahan
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "The Gift of Mediation" by Julia Hartwig, pp. 38-41
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Noon" by Louise Gluck, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Phone Home" by Barry Blitt
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                                                                                                                                                                    February 5, 2007 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg and James Surowiecki, pp. 25-29
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Wyoming by Alexandra Fuller, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: Mr. Big by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 46-57
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Personal History by Ryszard Kapuscinski, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Good People" by David Foster Wallace, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Different Strokes by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 70-72 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Yellow House by Martin Gayford
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 75 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Castle in the Forest by Norman Mailer
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Year of Endless Sorrows by Adam Rapp
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Foundation by Joel L. Fleishman
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Adventures of a Cello by Carlos Prieto
                                                                                                                                                                    11. On Television by Tad Friend, pp. 76-77
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 81-82
                                                                                                                                                                    14. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 83-85
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 86-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Situation (2006 Film) by Philip Haas
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Of Love and Other Disasters" by Philip Levine, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Monkey" by Eliza Griswold, pp. 73-74
                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: "Stay!" by Peter de Seve
                                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    February 12, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Washington by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by John Lahr, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 46-50
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: Two Heads by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 58-64
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Comic Strip: "A Love Story" by R. Crumb and Aline Crumb, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "A Tranquil Star" by Primo Levi, pp. 72-75
                                                                                                                                                                    9. A Critic At Large by Jonathan Rosen, pp. 76-81
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Slaughterhouse by Adam Gopnik, pp. 82-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The First Total War by David A. Bell
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Utility of Force by Rupert Smith
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Zoli by Colum McCann
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Terror by Dan Simmons
                                                                                                                                                                      3. A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Wish I Could Be There by Allen Shawn
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 88-94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Lives of Others (2007 Film) by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Recuperation from the Dead Love Through Christ and Isaac Babel" by Mary Karr, pp. 51-57
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "In Shakespeare" by James Richardson, pp. 65-69
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Subway Connections" by David Heatley
                                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    February 19, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-56
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg and James Surowiecki, pp. 57-65
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Hollywood by Jane Mayer, pp. 66-83
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Reflections: The Way We Are by David Sedaris, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Religion by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 88-111
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Susan Orlean, pp. 112-121
                                                                                                                                                                    7. The Literary Life by Dana Goodyear, pp. 122-135
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Mark Singer, pp. 136-141
                                                                                                                                                                    9. The World of Business by James B. Stewart, pp. 152-157
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Easel: First-Ever Guided Tour of The New Yorker by Bruce McCall, pp. 168-169
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "The Swan" by Tessa Hadley, pp. 170-181
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 182-184
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 185 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Call Me by Your Name by Andre Aciman
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Fruit of the Lemon by Andrea Levy
                                                                                                                                                                      3. John Osborne by John Heilpern
                                                                                                                                                                      4. This Has Happened by Piera Sonnino
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Notable Quotables by Louis Menand, pp. 186-189 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Yale Book of Quotations by Fred R. Shapiro
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Quote Verifier by Ralph Keyes
                                                                                                                                                                    15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 190-191
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 192-216 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Breach (2007 Film) by Billy Ray
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Factory Girl (2006 Film) by George Hickenlooper
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Baggage Claim" by W.D. Snodgrass, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Littlefoot, 32" by Charles Wright, pp. 142-151
                                                                                                                                                                    19. "Easter, 1960" by Sharon Olds, pp. 158-167
                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: Eustace Tilley by Rea Irvin
                                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    March 5, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-32
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Personal History by Deborah Copaken Kogan, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Turkish Journal by Orhan Pamuk, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Dept. of Law Enforcement by Elsa Walsh, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 54-59
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Photograph: Above Town by Eugene de Salignac and Michelle Preston, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "History of a Disturbance" by Steven Millhauser, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                                    10. A Critic At Large by David Denby, pp. 80-84
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Knots by Nuruddin Farah
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Solitude of Thomas Cave by Georgina Harding
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Family Romance by John Lanchester
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Lost Life of Eva Braun by Angela Lambert
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    14. At the Museums by Simon Schama, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                                    15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 94-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Amazing Grace (2006 Film) by Michael Apted
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "A Letter to Su T'ung Po" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Phone Booth" by Brenda Hillman, pp. 70-73
                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: "Say Cheese" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    March 12, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-24
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Remains of the Days by Adam Gopnik, p. 25
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Endurance Dept. - Extreme Theatre by Michael Schulman, p. 26
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Lost and Found Dept. - Revolving Door by Ben McGrath, pp. 27-28
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Dear Diary - British Import by Jeffrey Toobin, p. 29
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Reasonable Panic by James Surowiecki, pp. 30-31
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Science by Michael Specter, pp. 32-39
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Joan Acocella, pp. 40-46
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Rudnick, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Steve Coll, pp. 48-52
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by John McPhee, pp. 58-71
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "See the Other Side" by Tatyana Tolstaya, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Chaos Under Heaven by Louis Menand, pp. 76-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Nixon and Mao by Margaret MacMillan
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      En Garde! by Arthur Krystal, pp. 80-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Last Duel by James Landale
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Remainder by Tom McCarthy
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Lost City Radio by Daniel Alarcon
                                                                                                                                                                      3. In Spite of the Gods by Edward Luce
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Toussaint Louverture: A Biography by Madison Smartt Bell
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 90-94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Host (2006 Film) by Bong Joon-ho
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Landscape with the Fall of Icarus" by Mary Jo Bang, pp. 53-57
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "After the Diagnosis" by Christian Wiman, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "The Man Who Loved Women" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    March 19, 2007 Issue = 22 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 26-58
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Verdicts by Jeffrey Toobin, p. 59
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Wind On Capitol Hill - Imaginary Friends by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Dept. of Building - Compound On Park by Paul Goldberger, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Boards - Local Boy by Lillian Ross, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Satellite Sisters by James Surowiecki, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                                    3. On and Off the Avenue by Patricia Marx, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Letter from London by Sarah Thornton, pp. 74-83
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Retail by Dana Goodyear, pp. 84-94
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Fiction: "Lucky Alan" by Jonathan Lethem, pp. 98-111
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Profiles: In the Now by John Colapinto, pp. 112-119
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 126-130
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Where There's a Will by Judith Thurman, pp. 136-141 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Leni by Steven Bach
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, pp. 142-143 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Heyday by Kurt Andersen
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Tales from the Town of Widows by James Canon
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The California Gold Rush and the Coming of the Civil War by Leonard L. Richards
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The High Road to China by Kate Teltscher
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 144-145
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 146-147
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 148-149
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 150-168 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006 Film) by Ken Loach
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Zodiac (2007 Film) by David Fincher
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Elegy" by Jack Gilbert, pp. 95-97
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "The Graveyard Shift" by Nicholas Christopher, pp. 120-125
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "The Team of Workhorses" by Robert Bly, pp. 131-135
                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: "Strutting Down the Catwalk" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    March 26, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-30
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Authorizations by Seymour M. Hersh, p. 31
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Wind On Capitol Hill - Bullets by Jane Mayer, p. 32
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Better Late Dept. - True North by Lauren Collins, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Bench - Comeback by Jeffrey Toobin, p. 34
                                                                                                                                                                      5. Sidelines - The Groom Reaper by Rebecca Mead, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Simon Schama, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Simon Rich, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Our Local Correspondents by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 44-48
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by George Packer, pp. 52-67
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Playdate" by Kate Walbert, pp. 74-81
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Critic At Large by Daniel Zalewski, pp. 82-88
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Finn by Jon Clinch
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Then We Came to the End by Joshua Ferris
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Father of All Things by Tom Bissell
                                                                                                                                                                      4. One Day a Year: 1960-2000 by Christa Wolf
                                                                                                                                                                    10. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 90-91
                                                                                                                                                                    11. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 94-98 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Reign Over Me (2007 Film) by Mike Binder
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Premonition (2007 Film) by Mennan Yapo
                                                                                                                                                                    13. "The Museum of Stones" by Carolyn Forche, pp. 49-51
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "The Death of the Painter" by James Arthur, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Cover: "Uphill Battle" by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Apr.-Jun. 2007 = 12 Issues, 238 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    April 2, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-24
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Dorothy Wickenden, pp. 25-31
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Spin by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 32-38
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by David Owen, p. 39
                                                                                                                                                                    5. American Chronicles by Jill Lepore, pp. 40-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Notes of a Gastronome by Bill Buford, pp. 46-53
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 58-67
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Teaching" by Roddy Doyle, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Valiant Swabian by John Updike, pp. 74-78 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 79 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Post-Birthday World by Lionel Shriver
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Nerve Damage by Peter Abrahams
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Cigarette Century by Allan M. Brandt
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Dog Years by Mark Doty
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Dangerous Games by Arthur Phillips, pp. 80-83 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Rebels by Sandor Marai
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 88-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Shooter (2007 Film) by Antoine Fuqua
                                                                                                                                                                      2. 300~~Three Hundred (2007 Film) by Zack Snyder
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "In a Little Apartment" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Littlefoot, 34" by Charles Wright, pp. 54-57
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Double Take" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    April 9, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Philip Gourevitch and James Surowiecki, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 28-31
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Henry Alford, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Profiles: The Next Crusade by John Cassidy, pp. 36-48
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Rebecca Mead, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Still-Life" by Don DeLillo, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 70-72
                                                                                                                                                                    9. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 73-74
                                                                                                                                                                    10. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 75-76
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 77-79 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Black Book (2006 Film) by Paul Verhoeven
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Hoax (2007 Film) by Lasse Hallstrom
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Cooked Books by Adam Gopnik, pp. 80-82
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Novel Debuts, pp. 83-84 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Fieldwork by Mischa Berlinski
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Novel Debuts, p. 85 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Secret of Lost Things by Sheridan Hay
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Typing Life by Joan Acocella, pp. 85-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Iron Whim by Darren Wershler-Henry
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Story Debuts, pp. 89-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Karma, and Other Stories by Rishi Reddi
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Home Remedies by Angela Pneuman
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Blood on the Borders by Clive James, pp. 91-106
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Lincoln's Dream" by Dan Chiasson, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                                    19. "First Passion" by Mary Kinzie, pp. 49-51
                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: "T-Day" by Christoph Niemann
                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    April 16, 2007 Issue = 24 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-46
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Pileup by Hendrik Hertzberg, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Out Box - Elements of E-Style by Nick Paumgarten, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Homecoming - Rollin' With Dad by Lauren Collins, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Surprise Hit - Shhhh by Michael Schulman, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - India's Skills Famine by James Surowiecki, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Personal History by Orhan Pamuk, pp. 56-57
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Transport by Nick Paumgarten, pp. 58-67
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Pankaj Mishra, pp. 82-100
                                                                                                                                                                    6. On and Off the Avenue by Patricia Marx, pp. 101-105
                                                                                                                                                                    7. The Sporting Scene by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 106-113
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by John Colapinto, pp. 118-137
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "The Stolen Pigeons" by Marguerite Duras, pp. 138-141
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Prince of the City by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 142-152 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Worlds of Lincoln Kirstein by Martin Duberman
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 153 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Far Country by Daniel Mason
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Gertrude Bell: Queen of the Desert, Shaper of Nations by Georgina Howell
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Henry James Goes to Paris by Peter Brooks
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Femininity in Flight by Kathleen M. Barry
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Changeling by John Updike, pp. 154-157 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Edith Wharton: A Biography by Hermione Lee
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Wives of Others by Rebecca Mead, pp. 158-161 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Feminine Mistake by Leslie Bennetts
                                                                                                                                                                    14. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 162-163
                                                                                                                                                                    15. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 164-165
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 166-167
                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 168-186 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Grindhouse (2007 Film) by Robert Rodriguez and Eli Roth
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The TV Set (2007 Film) by Jake Kasdan
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Burial Rites" by Philip Levine, pp. 68-81
                                                                                                                                                                    19. "The United States" by C.K. Williams, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                                                                                    20. Cover: "Rare Birds" by Jacques de Loustal
                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    April 23, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-24
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Imus Versus Imus by Nick Paumgarten, p. 25
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Pot vs. Kettle Dept. - Liar, Liar by Jeffrey Goldberg, p. 26
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Dept. of Retail - Do I Look Fat? by Patricia Marx, p. 27
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Lost and Found - Prodigal Beaver by Mike Peed, p. 28
                                                                                                                                                                      5. Call Me in the Morning - Say Ahh by Lauren Collins, p. 29
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 30-37
                                                                                                                                                                    4. The Sporting Scene by Ben McGrath, pp. 38-42
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Beijing by Jianying Zha, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: The Turnaround Artist by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 58-67
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Something Like Happy" by John Burnside, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Old Devil by Adam Gopnik, pp. 78-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Life of Kingsley Amis by Zachary Leader
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. New and Selected Poems, 1965-2006 by David Shapiro
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Without Title by Geoffrey Hill
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Even the Hollow My Body Made Is Gone by Janice N. Harrington
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Citizen Of by Christian Hawkey
                                                                                                                                                                    10. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 86-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Lonely Hearts (2006 Film) by Todd Robinson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Year of the Dog (2007 Film) by Mike White
                                                                                                                                                                    12. "To My Soul" by Jean Valentine, pp. 43-45
                                                                                                                                                                    13. "Mercury Dressing" by J.D. McClatchy, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Geckos in Obscure Light" by William Logan, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Cover: "First Bloom" by Carter Goodrich
                                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    April 30, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-26
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (4 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Shootings by Adam Gopnik and James Surowiecki, p. 27
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Boards - Sex and Real Estate by Paul Goldberger, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                                                      3. On the Air - Pinch-Hitters by Nick Paumgarten, p. 30
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Safety First Dept. - Everybody In! by Lizzie Widdicombe, pp. 31-33
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Life and Letters by John Lahr, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Simms, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                                    5. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 42-49
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 50-59
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Alex Ross, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "After the Movie" by Richard Rayner, pp. 72-75
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Famous Aimee by John Updike, pp. 76-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America by Matthew Avery Sutton
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Tune In Yesterday by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 80-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Same Time, Same Station by James L. Baughman
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Notd, p. 83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Color of a Dog Running Away by Richard Gwyn
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Kalooki Nights by Howard Jacobson
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Poor People by William T. Vollmann
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Italian Letter by Peter Eisner and Knut Royce
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Rack and Ruin by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 84-85 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Pesthouse by Jim Crace
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 88-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Hot Fuzz (2007 Film) by Edgar Wright
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Valet (2006 Film) by Francis Veber
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Beagle or Something" by April Bernard, pp. 36-39
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "The Room" by Stephen Dunn, pp. 62-71
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Paint by Pixels" by Harry Bliss
                                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    May 7, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 23-29
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Law by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 30-35
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Life and Letters by Dana Goodyear, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: The Conciliator by Larissa MacFarquhar, pp. 46-57
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Jaipur by Patrick Radden Keefe, pp. 58-61
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "One Minus One" by Colm Toibin, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Critic At Large by Hilton Als, pp. 74-75 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Ralph Ellison: A Biography by Arnold Rampersad
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Greed by Elfriede Jelinek
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Acceptance by Susan Coll
                                                                                                                                                                      3. When a Crocodile Eats the Sun by Peter Godwin
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Dry Manhattan by Michael A. Lerner
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 86-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Spider-Man 3 (2007 Film) by Sam Raimi
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Treatment (2006 Film) by Oren Rudavsky
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Littlefoot, 14" by Charles Wright, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Tara" by Patti Smith, pp. 76-80
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Style Sheet" by Ivan Brunetti
                                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    May 14, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 16-44
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - No Blame, No Shame by George Packer, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                                      2. News About News - Paper Chase by Ben McGrath, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Dept. of Buildings - Blowup by Paul Goldberger, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Into the Sunset - Horse Talk by Roger Angell, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Exporting I.P. by James Surowiecki, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Dept. of Popular Culture by Lauren Collins, pp. 54-67
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Science by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 68-78
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 79-93
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Dept. of Archeology by John Seabrook, pp. 94-103
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 104-113
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Profiles: Branson's Luck by Michael Specter, pp. 114-125
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Our Local Correspondents by Justin Davidson, pp. 126-137
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Fiction: "Hanwell Senior" by Zadie Smith, pp. 138-143
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      What Else Is New? by Steven Shapin, pp. 144-148 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Shock of the Old by David Edgerton
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 149 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Love and War in California by Oakley Hall
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Delirium by Laura Restrepo
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Last Mughal by William Dalrymple
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 150-151
                                                                                                                                                                    14. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 152-153
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 154-166 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Lucky You (2006 Film) by Curtis Hanson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Away from Her (2006 Film) by Sarah Polley
                                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    May 21, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-26
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Louis Menand, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Washington by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 32-35
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. American Chronicles by Jill Lepore, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: Fault Lines by Connie Bruck, pp. 44-55
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 56-59
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "A Beneficiary" by Nadine Gordimer, pp. 66-73
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Atheists With Attitude by Anthony Gottlieb, p. 77 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. God Is Not Great by Christopher Hitchens
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 81 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Angelica by Arthur Phillips
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Welsh Girl by Peter Ho Davies
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Inventing Human Rights by Lynn Hunt
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Grand Surprise by Leo Lerman and Stephen Pascal
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Disappearances by Wyatt Mason, pp. 82-83 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Ministry of Special Cases by Nathan Englander
                                                                                                                                                                    13. In Fashion by Judith Thurman, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    14. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    15. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 90-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Fay Grim (2006 Film) by Hal Hartley
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Wendell Baker Story (2005 Film) by Andrew Wilson and Luke Wilson
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "A Cartoon of Hurt" by Michael Ryan, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Unkwown Age" by W.S. Merwin, pp. 78-80
                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: "Simple Physics" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    May 28, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Human Nature by Elizabeth Kolbert, p. 23
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Content Dept. - Charles In Charge by Lauren Collins, p. 24
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Dept. of Hoopla - Ladies! by Rebecca Mead, p. 25
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Clean Plate Club - Weigh-In by Ben McGrath, pp. 26-27
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Feature Presentation by James Surowiecki, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Biography by Adam Gopnik, pp. 30-37
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Dept. of Technology by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by George Meyer, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Turkmenistan by Paul Theroux, pp. 54-65
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Puppy" by George Saunders, pp. 66-71
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      O Lucky Man! by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 72-73 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Reagan Diaries by Douglas Brinkley and Ronald Reagan
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 77 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Big Girls by Susanna Moore
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Twice as Good by Marcus Mabry
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Are We Rome? by Cullen Murphy
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Seventh Day by David Remnick, pp. 78-83 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. 1967: Israel, the War, and the Year That Transformed the Middle East~~Nineteen Sixty-Seven: Israel, the War, and the Year That Transformed the Middle East by Tom Segev
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 86-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Shrek the Third (2007 Film) by Chris Miller and Raman Hui
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Paprika (2007 Film) by Satoshi Kon
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "In Prison" by Jean Valentine, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "A Walk in March" by Grace Paley, pp. 74-76
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Half-Staff" by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    June 4, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 9-28
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick, pp. 29-39
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Washington by Jeffrey Goldberg, pp. 40-46
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Zachary Kanin, p. 47
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Reflections: The Man in the Hut by David Sedaris, pp. 48-53
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward With the Arts by John Colapinto, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Personal History by Gunter Grass, pp. 68-81
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Faith" by William Trevor, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 88-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Knocked Up (2007 Film) by Judd Apatow
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Pirates of the Caribbean - At World's End (2007 Film) by Gore Verbinski
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Lies by Enrique de Heriz
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Ghostwalk by Rebecca Stott
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Reclaiming History by Vincent Bugliosi
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Chance and Circumstance by Carolyn Brown
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Aesthete by Louis Menand, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Divisadero by Michael Ondaatje
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Jazz by Gary Giddins, pp. 98-102
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Never-Ending Birds" by David Baker, pp. 54-55
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Wise" by Elizabeth Macklin, pp. 62-67
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Homeland Security" by Marvin Bell, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    June 11, 2007 Issue = 25 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-44
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by George Packer and James Surowiecki, pp. 45-53
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Austin by D.T. Max, pp. 54-71
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Fiction: "Wildwood" by Junot Diaz, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Fiction: "Roy Spivey" by Miranda July, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Personal History by Edwidge Danticat, pp. 96-103
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "1966" by Denis Johnson, pp. 106-110
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Debut Fiction: "Sweetheart Sorrow" by David Hoon Kim, pp. 116-117
                                                                                                                                                                    9. "Commando" by Dave Eggers, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                                                                    10. "Old Enough" by Marisa Silver, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    11. "Immortality" by Gary Shteyngart, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                                    12. "Ice Cream and Ashes" by Roger Angell, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Walkabout by Jeffrey Eugenides, pp. 111-115
                                                                                                                                                                    14. Summer of '42 by Charles D'Ambrosio, pp. 121-124
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Atlanta by Miranda July, pp. 125-129
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Lady Vanishes by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 130-134 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Woman in Charge by Carl Bernstein
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Her Way: The Hopes and Ambitions of Hillary Rodham Clinton by Jeff Gerth and Don Van Natta Jr.
                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 135 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Five Skies by Ron Carlson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Zoology by Ben Dolnick
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Religious Freedom and the Constitution by Christopher L. Eisgruber and Lawrence G. Sager, ...
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Verneys by Adrian Tinniswood
                                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Fire Down Below by Dan Chiasson, pp. 136-139 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Biplane Houses by Les Murray
                                                                                                                                                                    19. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 140-143
                                                                                                                                                                    20. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 144-145
                                                                                                                                                                    21. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 146-147
                                                                                                                                                                    22. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 148-160 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Mr. Brooks (2007 Film) by Bruce A. Evans and Raynold Gideon
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Crazy Love (2007 Film) by Dan Klores and Fisher Stevens
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Ocean's Thirteen (2007 Film) by Steven Soderbergh
                                                                                                                                                                    23. "The Bowerbirds" by Dana Goodyear, pp. 76-87
                                                                                                                                                                    24. "Posthumous Fragments" by Yehuda Amichai, pp. 118-120
                                                                                                                                                                    25. Cover: "Big City Thrills" by Adrian Tomine
                                                                                                                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    June 25, 2007 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-34
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Five To Four by Jeffrey Toobin, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                                      2. On the Waterfront - Monument by William Finnegan, p. 36
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Show Biz - Boy With Dog by Dana Goodyear, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Benefits Dept. - Lights-Out by Rebecca Mead, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - A Drug on the Market by James Surowiecki, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Canada Journal by Calvin Trillin, pp. 42-48
                                                                                                                                                                    4. A Critic At Large by Judith Thurman, p. 49
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Dept. of Architecture by David Owen, pp. 70-81
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Homework" by Helen Simpson#2, pp. 82-87
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Naked and the Dead by John Lanchester, pp. 88-89 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Diana Chronicles by Tina Brown
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Varieties of Disturbance by Lydia Davis
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Nature's Engraver by Jenny Uglow
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Ace of Spades by David Matthews
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                                    11. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 100-101
                                                                                                                                                                    14. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 104-108 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Mighty Heart (2007 Film) by Michael Winterbottom
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Nancy Drew (2007 Film) by Andrew Fleming
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Cronus" by Robert Mazzocco, pp. 50-57
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Tributaries" by Louise Gluck, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Hawthorne on His Way Home" by Lawrence Raab, pp. 90-92
                                                                                                                                                                    19. Cover: "Big City Romance" by Lou Romano
                                                                                                                                                                3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Jul.-Sep. 2007 = 10 Issues, 186 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    July 2, 2007 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-22
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by George Packer, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The World of Business by John Cassidy, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Jack Handey, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Personal History by Shalom Auslander, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Communications by Ken Auletta, pp. 42-46
                                                                                                                                                                    7. A Reporter At Large by Margaret Talbot, pp. 52-61
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "The Mahogany Elephant" by Maxim Biller, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Waugh Stories by Joan Acocella, pp. 66-72 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Fathers and Sons by Alexander Waugh
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 73 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Last One In by Nicholas Kulish
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Inglorious by Joanna Kavenna
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Contested Waters by Jeff Wiltse
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Mingering Mike by Dori Hadar
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      His Dark Materials by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 74-75 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. New England White by Stephen L. Carter
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Laissez-Faire Is More by John Updike, pp. 76-79 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Forgotten Man by Amity Shlaes
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                                    14. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 84-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Sicko (2007 Film) by Michael Moore
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Evening (2007 Film) by Lajos Koltai
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Like a Prisoner of Soft Words" by C.D. Wright, pp. 47-51
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Venice" by James Longenbach, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: "Bright Idea" by Bob Staake
                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    July 9, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-34
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - The Darksider by Hendrik Hertzberg, p. 35
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Whodunnit Dept. - Birdnap by Lauren Collins, p. 36
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Language Studies - What the---? by Ben McGrath, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                      4. All's Well Dept. - Spa Man by Lillian Ross, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - The Science of Success by James Surowiecki, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Reflections: This Old House by David Sedaris, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Personal History by Orhan Pamuk, pp. 48-50
                                                                                                                                                                    5. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 51-59
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Letter from Afghanistan by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Our Local Correspondents by Ian Frazier, pp. 72-79
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "If I Vanished" by Stuart Dybek, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Fractured Franchise by Louis Menand, pp. 88-90 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Myth of the Rational Voter by Bryan Caplan
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Interloper by Antoine Wilson
                                                                                                                                                                      3. FDR by Jean Edward Smith
                                                                                                                                                                      4. A Mirror Garden by Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian and Zara Houshmand, ...
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Insurgent by Tim Parks, pp. 92-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Garibaldi: Invention of a Hero by Lucy Riall
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Transformers (2007 Film) by Michael Bay
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Rescue Dawn (2006 Film) by Werner Herzog
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Sunday Morning Walk" by Clive James, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Hands" by Jean Sprackland, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Fresh Produce" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    July 30, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-26
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 27-31
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Jerusalem by David Remnick, pp. 32-37
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Glenn Eichler, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                                    5. A Reporter At Large by Ben McGrath, pp. 40-47
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Ian Parker, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from California by Tad Friend, pp. 62-64
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Wasps" by A.L. Kennedy, pp. 72-75
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Painting By Numbers by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 80-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Most Arrogant Man in France by Petra ten-Doesschate Chu
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Day at the Beach by Helen Schulman
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Scandal of the Season by Sophie Gee
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Long March by Sun Shuyun
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Prophet of Innovation by Thomas K. McCraw
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Body Count by Jeffrey Frank, pp. 86-87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Exception by Christian Jungersen
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 88-89
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 90-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Sunshine (2007 Film) by Danny Boyle
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Moliere (2007 Film) by Laurent Tirard
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Four Poems" by Vera Pavlova, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Element It Has" by Glyn Maxwell, pp. 65-71
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Girls Will Be Girls" by Anita Kunz
                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    August 6, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 21-25
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Sporting Scene by John McPhee, pp. 26-29
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Bruce Wagner, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Technology by Michael Specter, pp. 36-41
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 42-45
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Dept. of Entomology by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 52-59
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "So It Is in Life" by Daniil Kharms, pp. 60-63
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Lives of Others by Louis Menand, pp. 64-66 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Shoot the Widow by Meryle Secrest
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Biography: A Brief History by Nigel Hamilton
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 67 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Headmaster Ritual by Taylor Antrim
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Inside the Red Mansion by Oliver August
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit by Lucette Lagnado
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Still Small Voice by Benjamin Kunkel, pp. 68-71 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Assistant by Robert Walser
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 72-73
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 74-75
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 76-80 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Bourne Ultimatum (2007 Film) by Paul Greengrass
                                                                                                                                                                      2. No End in Sight (2007 Film) by Charles Ferguson
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "There Is No Time, She Writes" by D. Nurkse, pp. 30-33
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Later in Life" by Jorie Graham, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Urban Jungle" by Eric Drooker
                                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    August 13, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-20
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (4 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Read All About It by Steve Coll, pp. 21-23
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Roots - Home At Carnegie Hall by Nick Paumgarten, p. 24
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Closer Look Dept. - Botanists On Park by Oliver Sacks, pp. 25-27
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Financial Page - Rent-Seekers by James Surowiecki, pp. 28-29
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Medicine by Richard Preston, pp. 30-36
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Yoni Brenner, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Italy by Tom Mueller, pp. 38-45
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Jane Mayer, pp. 46-54
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Magda Mandela" by Hari Kunzru, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 72-74
                                                                                                                                                                    10. A Critic At Large by Steven Shapin, pp. 75-79
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Exit Wounds by Pankaj Mishra, pp. 80-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Indian Summer by Alex von Tunzelmann
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 85 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Strawberry Fields by Marina Lewycka
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Great Man by Kate Christensen
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Walled by Sylvain Cypel
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The World Without Us by Alan Weisman
                                                                                                                                                                    13. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 88-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Becoming Jane (2007 Film) by Julian Jarrold
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Two Days in Paris (2007 Film) by Julie Delpy
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Blake" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 55-57
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "A Village Life" by Louise Gluck, pp. 64-67
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Hot Dogs" by Mark Ulriksen
                                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    August 20, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-22
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 23-27
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by David Owen, pp. 28-33
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Simms, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Personal History by Tim Page, pp. 36-43
                                                                                                                                                                    6. The Political Scene by Peter J. Boyer, pp. 44-50
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Oregon by Burkhard Bilger, pp. 62-68
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Swimming" by T. Cooper, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 76-78 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Superbad (2007 Film) by Greg Mottola
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Delirious (2006 Film) by Tom DiCillo
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Blows Against the Empire by Adam Gopnik, pp. 79-82 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Philip K. Dick: Four Novels of the 1960s by Jonathan Lethem and Philip K. Dick
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 83 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Assassin's Song by M.G. Vassanji
                                                                                                                                                                      3. You Will Make Money in Your Sleep by Emily White
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Shakespeare the Thinker by A.D. Nuttall
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 86-92
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Love Box" by Gerald Stern, pp. 51-61
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Driving Home" by Charles Simic, p. 69
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Summer Reading" by Joost Swarte
                                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    August 27, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-28
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Rovian Ways by Nicholas Lemann, p. 29
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Royal - Posh Spices by Rebecca Mead, p. 30
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Piggybank Dept. - Driving Drunks by Ben McGrath, p. 31
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Wo-o-o Dept. - Skunked by Lizzie Widdicombe, p. 32
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Beware Bailouts by James Surowiecki, p. 33
                                                                                                                                                                    3. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 34-40
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, p. 41
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from France by Adam Gopnik, pp. 42-47
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: He That Plays the King by John Lahr, pp. 48-51
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Agriculture by John Seabrook, pp. 60-67
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Nawabdin Electrician" by Daniyal Mueenuddin, pp. 72-77
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 78-80 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Deep Water (2006 Film) by Louise Osmond and Jerry Rothwell
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Dollar Diplomacy by Niall Ferguson, pp. 81-84 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Most Noble Adventure by Greg Behrman
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Avenging Angel by Adam Kirsch, pp. 85-88 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Being Shelley by Ann Wroe
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 89 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. African Psycho by Alain Mabanckou
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Dog War by Anthony C. Winkler
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Phantom Shanghai by Greg Girard
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Butchery on Bond Street by Benjamin Feldman
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 90-94
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "The Fever" by Kimiko Hahn, pp. 52-59
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Why" by Philip Schultz, pp. 68-71
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Post Katrina---Adrift" by Kara Walker
                                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    September 3, 2007 Issue = 25 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-38
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by David Remnick and James Surowiecki, pp. 39-47
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Singapore Journal by Calvin Trillin, pp. 48-57
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Agriculture by Adam Gopnik, pp. 60-69
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Our Far-Flung Correspondents by Judith Thurman, pp. 72-79
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Personal History by John McPhee, pp. 82-91
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Europe by Jane Kramer, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                                                                                    8. A Reporter At Large by Patrick Radden Keefe, pp. 106-111
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "Luda and Milena" by Lara Vapnyar, pp. 118-125
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Rationed by Aleksandar Hemon, pp. 58-59
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Sixty-nine Cents by Gary Shteyngart, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Grandmother's House by Nell Freudenberger, pp. 80-81
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Real Food by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                                    14. Tasteless by David Sedaris, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Choke by Anthony Lane, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                                    16. A Man in the Kitchen by Donald Antrim, pp. 112-113
                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Cloud Nine by Joan Acocella, pp. 126-132 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Paradiso by Robert Hollander, Jean Hollander, and Dante
                                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 133 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Life Room by Jill Bialosky
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Consumption by Kevin Patterson
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Circling My Mother by Mary Gordon
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Um... by Michael Erard
                                                                                                                                                                    19. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 134-135
                                                                                                                                                                    20. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 136-139
                                                                                                                                                                    21. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 140-141
                                                                                                                                                                    22. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 142-162 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Nanny Diaries (2007 Film) by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini
                                                                                                                                                                      2. 3:10 to Yuma~~Three-Ten to Yuma (1957 Film) by Delmer Daves
                                                                                                                                                                    23. "End of Summer" by James Richardson, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                                    24. "Ghost Elephants" by Jean Valentine, pp. 114-117
                                                                                                                                                                    25. Cover: "Menu Rose" by Wayne Thiebaud
                                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    September 17, 2007 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-30
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 31-37
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Political Scene by Ryan Lizza, pp. 38-44
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Medicine by Jerome Groopman, pp. 46-55
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by George Packer, pp. 56-59
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from England by Mark Singer, pp. 66-71
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Mr. Bones" by Paul Theroux, pp. 82-89
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Turning Tricks by David Owen, pp. 90-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Backwash Squeeze and Other Improbable Feats by Edward McPherson
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Party Time by Jill Lepore, pp. 94-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Magnificent Catastrophe by Edward J. Larson
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. School's Out by Christophe Dufosse
                                                                                                                                                                      2. In Her Absence by Antonio Munoz Molina
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Complete Poetry by Cesar Vallejo and Clayton Eshleman
                                                                                                                                                                      4. In Europe by Geert Mak
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 100-146 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Eastern Promises (2007 Film) by David Cronenberg
                                                                                                                                                                      2. In the Shadow of the Moon (2007 Film) by David Sington
                                                                                                                                                                    13. "Fame" by Les Murray, pp. 60-65
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Bad Dreams Are Good" by Joni Mitchell, pp. 72-81
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Cover: "Playground" by Lorenzo Mattotti
                                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    September 24, 2007 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 48-82
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Steve Coll, pp. 83-91
                                                                                                                                                                    3. On and Off the Avenue by Patricia Marx, pp. 92-99
                                                                                                                                                                    4. A Neurologist's Notebook by Oliver Sacks, pp. 100-113
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Our Local Correspondents by Dana Goodyear, pp. 114-127
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Technology by Henry Alford, pp. 128-135
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Francine du Plessix Gray, pp. 136-147
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "The Maserati Years" by Maxim Biller, pp. 148-149
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Profiles: Mondo Donatella by Lauren Collins, pp. 152-157
                                                                                                                                                                    10. A Critic At Large by Anthony Lane, pp. 164-166
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Simon Schama, pp. 174-184
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 185 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Indian Clerk by David Leavitt
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Worst Intentions by Alessandro Piperno
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Dead Certain by Robert Draper
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Esalen by Jeffrey J. Kripal
                                                                                                                                                                    13. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 186-187
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 188-192 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. In the Valley of Elah (2006 Film) by Paul Haggis
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "On a Passenger Ferry" by Jean Valentine, pp. 150-151
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Resignation" by J.D. McClatchy, pp. 158-163
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Not for Chopin" by Arda Collins, pp. 167-173
                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: "There Goes the Neighborhood" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                                4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of Oct.-Dec. 2007 = 13 Issues, 252 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    October 1, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-36
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 37-43
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Our Local Correspondends by Nick Paumgarten, pp. 44-52
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Jeffrey Frank, pp. 53-55
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from Moscow by David Remnick, pp. 64-72
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Fiction: "The Insufferable Gaucho" by Roberto Bolano, pp. 78-82
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Life and Letters by Philip Roth and Hermione Lee, pp. 56-63
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Critic At Large by Louis Menand, pp. 88-93 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Jack Kerouac: Road Novels 1957-1960 by Douglas Brinkley and Jack Kerouac
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Desert Storm by James Wood, pp. 94-97 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Book of Psalms by Robert Alter
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Boston Fable by John Updike, pp. 98-100 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Run by Ann Patchett
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 101 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Hotel de Dream by Edmund White
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Maynard and Jennica by Rudolph Delson
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Ike: An American Hero by Michael Korda
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Art of Political Murder by Francisco Goldman
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 102-104
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 105-110 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Kingdom (2007 Film) by Peter Berg
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007 Film) by Andrew Dominik
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Dream with Flowers and Bowl of Fruit" by Deborah Warren, pp. 73-77
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Living" by Jason Shinder, pp. 83-87
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Stairway to the Stars" by Philippe Petit-Roulet
                                                                                                                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    October 8, 2007 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-30
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Disparities by Steve Coll, p. 31
                                                                                                                                                                      2. On Campus - Prezbo vs. the Prof by Lauren Collins, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Visiting Dignitites - Iftar by Hooman Majd, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Courts - The Office by Nick Paumgarten, pp. 36-37
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Greenback Blues by James Surowiecki, pp. 38-39
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of National Security by Seymour M. Hersh, pp. 40-47
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Jane Kramer, pp. 48-57
                                                                                                                                                                    5. A Reporter At Large by Rebecca Mead, pp. 58-64
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles: The Shadow Act by Hilton Als, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Married Love" by Tessa Hadley, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Wild Things by Joan Acocella, pp. 88-94 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Nureyev: The Life by Julie Kavanagh
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 95 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Caspian Rain by Gina B. Nahai
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Songs Without Words by Ann Packer
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Sacco and Vanzetti by Bruce Watson
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The First Word by Christine Kenneally
                                                                                                                                                                    10. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Michael Clayton (2007 Film) by Tony Gilroy
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Into the Wild (2007 Film) by Sean Penn
                                                                                                                                                                    13. "Karmelicka" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 65-69
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Handymen" by Cornelius Eady, pp. 76-79
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Cover: "Narrow Stance" by Barry Blitt
                                                                                                                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    October 15, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-32
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 33-37
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Medical Dispatch by Jerome Groopman, pp. 38-43
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Slansky, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Cynthia Zarin, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Finance by John Cassidy, pp. 56-61
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Letter from Kosovo by William Finnegan, pp. 70-79
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Sin Dolor" by T. Coraghessan Boyle, pp. 80-89
                                                                                                                                                                    9. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 90-93
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Parade's End by James Wood, pp. 94-98 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Exit Ghost by Philip Roth
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Almost Moon by Alice Sebold
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Samedi the Deafness by Jesse Ball
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Terror Dream by Susan Faludi
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Diamonds, Gold, and War by Martin Meredith
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Upstate by Louis Menand, pp. 100-101 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Bridge of Sighs by Richard Russo
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 104-108 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Darjeeling Limited (2007 Film) by Wes Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Control (2007 Film) by Anton Corbijn
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Coda" by Richard Kenney, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Aubade in Autumn" by Peter Everwine, pp. 62-69
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Higher Still" by J.J. Sempe
                                                                                                                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    October 22, 2007 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 22-56
                                                                                                                                                                    2. Lawrence Wright;James Surowiecki by The Talk of the Town, pp. 57-65
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Shelf Life by Adam Gopnik, pp. 66-77
                                                                                                                                                                    4. A Critic At Large by Alex Ross, pp. 78-85
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Lauren Collins, pp. 86-93
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Annals of Letters by Arthur Krystal, pp. 94-103
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Dept. of Popular Culture by David Denby, pp. 104-116
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Among Animals and Plants" by Andrei Platonov, pp. 117-137
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Our Local Correspondents by Rebecca Mead, pp. 138-144
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Profiles: Stealing Life by Margaret Talbot, pp. 150-157
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Sparky from St. Paul by John Updike, pp. 164-168 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Schulz and Peanuts by David Michaelis
                                                                                                                                                                    12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Rocket Man by Thomas Mallon, pp. 170-174 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War by Michael Neufeld
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 175 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Air We Breathe by Andrea Barrett
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Argument by Matt Bai
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh by Linda Colley
                                                                                                                                                                    14. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 176-181
                                                                                                                                                                    15. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 182-183
                                                                                                                                                                    16. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 184-185
                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 186-208 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. We Own the Night (2007 Film) by James Gray
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Lust, Caution (2007 Film) by Ang Lee
                                                                                                                                                                    18. "Marriage" by Louise Gluck, pp. 145-149
                                                                                                                                                                    19. "Wheeling Motel" by Franz Wright, pp. 158-163
                                                                                                                                                                    20. "The Spell Cast Over" by Jack Gilbert, p. 169
                                                                                                                                                                    21. Cover: "Unmasked Beauty" by Lorenzo Mattotti
                                                                                                                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    October 29, 2007 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 10-32
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 33-39
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Political Scene by Ryan Lizza, pp. 40-44
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Ian Frazier, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Personal History by Steve Martin, pp. 48-55
                                                                                                                                                                    6. The Sporting Scene by Ben McGrath, pp. 56-67
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Notes of a Gastronome by Bill Buford, pp. 68-73
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "The Cold Outside" by John Burnside, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Vast Designs by Jill Lepore, pp. 88-92 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. What Hath God Wrought by Daniel Walker Howe
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 93 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Tomorrow by Graham Swift
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Gifted by Nikita Lalwani
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Lawrence and Aaronsohn by Ronald Florence
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Lost Genius by Kevin Bazzana
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 94-97
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 100-104 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Gone, Baby, Gone (2007 Film) by Ben Affleck
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Before the Devil Knows You'Re Dead (2007 Film) by Sidney Lumet
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Man and Derailment" by Dan Chiasson, p. 45
                                                                                                                                                                    15. Four Poems by Charles Wright, pp. 74-79
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Happy Halloween!" by Richard McGuire
                                                                                                                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    November 5, 2007 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 8-30
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Roger Angell, pp. 31-41
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Profiles: Coogan's Bluff by John Lahr, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Anthony Grafton, pp. 50-55
                                                                                                                                                                    5. A Reporter At Large by Raffi Khatchadourian, pp. 56-66
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Portfolio: Hansel and Gretel, pp. 73-77
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "The Dog" by Roddy Doyle, pp. 78-79
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 84-86 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. American Gangster (2007 Film) by Ridley Scott
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Running On Fumes by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 87-90 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Zoom by Vijay Vaitheeswaran
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Auto Mania by Tom McCarthy
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Last Cavalier by Alexandre Dumas
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Porius by John Cowper Powys
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Amazon by Euclides da Cunha
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 92-95
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Dancing by Joan Acocella, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 98-99
                                                                                                                                                                    14. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 100-110
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "A Kosmos" by Rosanna Warren, pp. 44-49
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Insult" by Michael Ryan, pp. 67-72
                                                                                                                                                                    17. "Wanting Sumptuous Heavens" by Robert Bly, pp. 80-83
                                                                                                                                                                    18. Cover: "Wild Fires" by Lorenzo Mattotti
                                                                                                                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    November 12, 2007 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 6-28
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Going After Hillary by Hendrik Hertzberg, p. 29
                                                                                                                                                                      2. New Math - A Firefighter's Theorem by Lizzie Middicombe, p. 30
                                                                                                                                                                      3. First Ladies' Club - The Dresser by Rebecca Mead, p. 31
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Numbers Dept. - On the Avenue by Ben McGrath, pp. 32-33
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Performance-Pay Perplexes by James Surowiecki, pp. 34-35
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Dept. of Criminology by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 36-45
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Annals of Ecology by Elizabeth Kolbert, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Profiles: Rough Rider by Connie Bruck, pp. 52-63
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 64-69
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Brooklyn Circle" by Alice Mattison, pp. 76-85
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Unforgiven by Jeffrey Toobin, pp. 86-87 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. My Grandfather's Son: A Memoir by Clarence Thomas
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 91 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Abstinence Teacher by Tom Perrotta
                                                                                                                                                                      2. An Arsonist's Guide to Writers' Homes in New England by Brock Clarke
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Whisperers by Orlando Figes
                                                                                                                                                                      4. A Nation of Counterfeiters by Stephen Mihm
                                                                                                                                                                    10. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 92-93
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 94-95
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 96-97
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 98-102 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. No Country for Old Men (2007 Film) by Ethan Coen and Joel Coen
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Lions for Lambs (2007 Film) by Robert Redford
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "The Panorama" by Yusef Komunyakaa, pp. 70-75
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "The Japanese Garden" by Jean Valentine, pp. 88-90
                                                                                                                                                                    16. Cover: "Face" by William Steig
                                                                                                                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    November 19, 2007 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-36
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Miscalculations by Steve Coll, p. 37
                                                                                                                                                                      2. On Campus - Awesome Ron by Ben McGrath, p. 38
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Check, Please Dept. - No Seconds by Lauren Collins, p. 39
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Up On the Roof - Hoopers by Michael Schulman, pp. 40-41
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Striking Out by James Surowiecki, pp. 42-43
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Letter from Paris by Tom Reiss, pp. 44-50
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Larry Doyle, p. 51
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Medical Dispatch by Stephen S. Hall, pp. 52-57
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Letter from Iraq by Jon Lee Anderson, pp. 58-65
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Onward and Upward With the Arts by Claudia Roth Pierpont, pp. 70-76
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Or Else" by Antonya Nelson, pp. 80-87
                                                                                                                                                                    9. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 88-91
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Late and Soon by Dan Chiasson, pp. 92-96 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. New Selected Poems by Mark Strand
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Time and Materials by Robert Hass
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 97 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Sons and Other Flammable Objects by Porochista Khakpour
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Ghost by Alan Lightman
                                                                                                                                                                      3. A Life of Picasso, Vol. III: 1917-1932 by John Richardson
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Bears by Bernd Brunner
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 98-100
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Sky Line by Paul Goldberger, pp. 101-102
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 103-112 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Redacted (2007 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Love in the Time of Cholera (2007 Film) by Mike Newell
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Margot at the Wedding (2007 Film) by Noah Baumbach
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Cloudberries" by Michael Longley, pp. 66-69
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Visiting the Library in a Strange City" by Franz Wright, pp. 77-79
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Autumn Tales" by Benoit van Innis
                                                                                                                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    November 26, 2007 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 22-62
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Fighting Words by George Packer, p. 63
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Boards - Under the Sea by Rebecca Mead, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Over There - New Job by Lizzie Widdicombe, pp. 66-67
                                                                                                                                                                      4. At the Galleries - Naughty or Nice by Calvin Tomkins, pp. 68-69
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - Sovereign Wealth World by James Surowiecki, pp. 70-71
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Political Scene by Ryan Lizza, pp. 72-85
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Nora Ephron, pp. 86-87
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Our Local Correspondents by Alec Wilkinson, pp. 88-99
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Letter from China by Peter Hessler, pp. 104-115
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "Alvaro Rousselot's Journey" by Roberto Bolano, pp. 116-123
                                                                                                                                                                    8. The Funnies, pp. 138-144
                                                                                                                                                                    9. "Unsolved Mysteries of the North American Comic Strip" by Chris Ware, p. 145
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Portfolio by Gahan Wilson, pp. 146-147
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Sketchbook, pp. 148-149
                                                                                                                                                                    12. "The Amazing Museum of Pages 150-151" by Roz Chast, pp. 150-151
                                                                                                                                                                    13. Album, pp. 152-153
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Our Beloved Tape Dispenser" by Aline Crumb and R. Crumb, pp. 154-157
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Critic At Large by James Wood, pp. 158-166 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy, Richard Pevear, and Larissa Volokhonsky, ...
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 167 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Rodolphe Topffer: The Complete Comic Strips by David Kunzle
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Complete Dream of the Rarebit Fiend by Winsor McCay and Ulrich Merkl
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Complete Terry and the Pirates, Vol. I: 1934-1936 by Milton Caniff
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Life, in Pictures by Will Eisner
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Jazz by Gary Giddins, pp. 168-170
                                                                                                                                                                    18. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 171-172
                                                                                                                                                                    19. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 173-194 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. I'm Not There (2007 Film) by Todd Haynes
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Mist (2007 Film) by Frank Darabont
                                                                                                                                                                    20. "Ordinary Life" by Adam Zagajewski, pp. 100-103
                                                                                                                                                                    21. "First Show" by Louise Gluck, pp. 124-137
                                                                                                                                                                    22. Cover: "A Clear Conscience" by Bruce McCall
                                                                                                                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    December 3, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-34
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 35-45
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Annals of Religion by Frances FitzGerald, pp. 46-57
                                                                                                                                                                    4. On and Off the Avenue by Patricia Marx, pp. 58-63
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Annals of Science by Michael Specter, pp. 64-65
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Chronicles by Geraldine Brooks, pp. 74-77
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Fiction: "The Visitor" by Marisa Silver, pp. 84-93
                                                                                                                                                                    8. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Critic At Large by Bill Buford, pp. 94-95 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The River Cottage Meat Book by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Pork and Sons by Stephane Reynaud
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 99 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Zeroville by Steve Erickson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Matrimony by Joshua Henkin
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Black Mass by John Gray
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Cavalier by Lucy Worsley
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Nan, American Man by John Updike, pp. 100-103 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. A Free Life by Ha Jin
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Musical Events by Alex Ross, pp. 106-108
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 109-114 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (1997 Film) by Julian Schnabel
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Savages (2007 Film) by Tamara Jenkins
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "Lorca" by Gerald Stern, pp. 66-73
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Subject, Verb, Object" by James Richardson, pp. 78-83
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Alba Red" by Richard Kenney, pp. 96-98
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Violent Night" by Christoph Niemann
                                                                                                                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    December 10, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 14-40
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Hendrik Hertzberg, pp. 41-49
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Life and Letters by Alexandra Styron, pp. 50-53
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Shouts & Murmurs by Yoni Brenner, pp. 62-63
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Letter from North Dakota by Richard Preston, pp. 64-71
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Profiles by Nick Paumgarten, pp. 72-85
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Annals of Medicine by Atul Gawande, pp. 86-89
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "Found Object" by Jennifer Egan, pp. 96-101
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                                    10. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      A Critic At Large by Louis Menand, pp. 106-112 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Journals, 1952-2000 by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. and Stephen Schlesinger, ...
                                                                                                                                                                      2. The Grand Surprise by Leo Lerman and Stephen Pascal
                                                                                                                                                                    11. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 113 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Orpheus Lost by Janette Turner Hospital
                                                                                                                                                                      2. How to Be Perfect by Ron Padgett
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full by Conrad Black
                                                                                                                                                                      4. The Murder of Regilla by Sarah B. Pomeroy
                                                                                                                                                                    12. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                                                    13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 116-120 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Atonement (2007 Film) by Joe Wright
                                                                                                                                                                    14. "To Boredom" by Charles Simic, pp. 54-61
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "Picnic by the Inland Sea" by D. Nurkse, pp. 90-95
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Farm Team" by Kevin Young, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Xmas Stories" by Joost Swarte
                                                                                                                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    December 17, 2007 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings On About Town, pp. 12-36
                                                                                                                                                                    2. The Talk of the Town by Steve Coll and James Surowiecki, pp. 37-45
                                                                                                                                                                    3. The Political Scene by Ryan Lizza, pp. 46-51
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Reflections by David Sedaris, pp. 52-59
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Shouts & Murmurs by Paul Slansky, pp. 60-61
                                                                                                                                                                    6. A Reporter At Large by Hugh Eakin, pp. 62-65
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Life and Letters by D.T. Max, pp. 76-83
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Fiction: "The King of Sentences" by Jonathan Lethem, pp. 86-91
                                                                                                                                                                    9. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      None of the Above by Malcolm Gladwell, pp. 92-96 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. What Is Intelligence? by James R. Flynn
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Books from Our Pages, p. 97
                                                                                                                                                                    11. The Theatre by John Lahr, pp. 98-101
                                                                                                                                                                    12. On Television by Nancy Franklin, pp. 102-103
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Art World by Peter Schjeldahl, pp. 104-105
                                                                                                                                                                    14. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by David Denby, pp. 106-116 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. There Will Be Blood (2007 Film) by Paul Thomas Anderson
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Juno (2007 Film) by Jason Reitman
                                                                                                                                                                      3. The Kite Runner (2007 Film) by Marc Forster
                                                                                                                                                                    15. "An American in Hollywood" by Frank Bidart, pp. 66-75
                                                                                                                                                                    16. "Shrike" by Henri Cole, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                                                                                    17. Cover: "Santa's Little Schleppers" by Bob Staake
                                                                                                                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                    December 24, 2007 Issue = 27 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                    1. Goings on About Town, pp. 18-42
                                                                                                                                                                    2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Talk of the Town (5 Items)
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Comment - Testing the Climate by Elizabeth Kolbert, p. 43
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Lump of Coal Dept. - Who's Scrooge? by Lizzie Widdicombe, pp. 44-45
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Jazz Dept. - Life On Mars by David Remnick, pp. 46-47
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Check, Please - The Frog At Forty-Five by Mimi Sheraton, pp. 48-49
                                                                                                                                                                      5. The Financial Page - A Buyer's Christmas by James Surowiecki, pp. 50-51
                                                                                                                                                                    3. Fiction: "Alma" by Junot Diaz, pp. 52-53
                                                                                                                                                                    4. Onward and Upward With the Arts by John Lahr, pp. 54-60
                                                                                                                                                                    5. Fiction: "Natalie" by Anne Enright, pp. 70-77
                                                                                                                                                                    6. Fiction: "The Arbus Factor" by Lore Segal, pp. 78-81
                                                                                                                                                                    7. Personal History by Paul Rudnick, pp. 82-83
                                                                                                                                                                    8. Life and Letters, pp. 92-99
                                                                                                                                                                    9. Fiction: "Beginners" by Raymond Carver, pp. 100-105
                                                                                                                                                                    10. Sketchbook by Edward Sorel, pp. 110-111
                                                                                                                                                                    11. Fiction: "Year's End" by Jhumpa Lahiri, pp. 112-115
                                                                                                                                                                    12. Pop Music by Sasha Frere-Jones, pp. 128-131
                                                                                                                                                                    13. The Theatre by Hilton Als, pp. 132-133
                                                                                                                                                                    14. A Critic At Large by Caleb Crain, pp. 134-139
                                                                                                                                                                    15. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Squall Lines by James Wood, pp. 140-143 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Diary of a Bad Year by J.M. Coetzee
                                                                                                                                                                    16. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Visual Theories by John Updike, pp. 144-148 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Art of the American Snapshot, 1888-1978 by Sarah Greenough, Diane Waggoner, and Sarah Kennel, ...
                                                                                                                                                                    17. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      Briefly Noted, p. 149 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. The Complete Stories by David Malouf
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Like You'd Understand, Anyway by Jim Shepard
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Why the Devil Chose New England for His Work by Jason Brown
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Vanilla Bright Like Eminem by Michel Faber
                                                                                                                                                                    18. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                      The Current Cinema by Anthony Lane, pp. 150-162 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                                                                                                      1. Charlie Wilson's War (2007 Film) by Mike Nichols
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007 Film) by Tim Burton
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Persepolis (2007 Film) by Marjane Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud
                                                                                                                                                                    19. "The Candlelighter" by Simon Armitage, pp. 61-69
                                                                                                                                                                    20. "One Day" by Grace Paley, pp. 84-91
                                                                                                                                                                    21. "The Onion Poem" by Fady Joudah, pp. 106-109
                                                                                                                                                                    22. "Suddenly There's Poughkeepsie" by Grace Paley, pp. 116-127
                                                                                                                                                                    23. Cover: "Urban Landscape" by Kim DeMarco
                                                                                                                                                              2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                Issues of 2008 = 34 Issues, 664 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                1. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of 2009 = 42 Issues, 823 Articles
                                                                                                                                                                2. [+]
                                                                                                                                                                  Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 3 Issues, 50 Articles
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                                                                                                                                                                    Issues of 2010 = 3 Issues, 50 Articles