In this issue:
"Burning Love", by Elizabeth Kolbert: Hydrocarbons, fracking, and us.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Sound of Silence", by Tad Friend: The making of The Artist.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"An Avoidable Crisis", by James Surowiecki: Europe's catastrophic stubbornness.
OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS
"All the Angry People", by George Packer: A man out of work finds community at Occupy Wall Street.
"The Materialist", by Calvin Tomkins: Artist Carl Andre's eminent obscurity.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Hot and Bothered", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Shame and Sleeping Beauty.
Want more of The New Yorker?
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.
(P) and ©2011 The New Yorker
Report Inappropriate Content
If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.