In this issue:
"Shots in the Dark", by Margaret Talbot: Targeting gun reform.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Albany Follies", by Giles Harvey: A bribery-scandal noir.
"Fish On", by Reeves Wiedeman: Jeremy Wade takes on the Delaware.
"The Last Book", by Nick Paumgarten: Why James Salter isn’t famous.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"When the Earth Moved", by Nicholas Lemann: The fate of Earth Day.
"Newsies", by Hilton Al: Nora Ephron’s Lucky Guy
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Bloomberg’s Fables", by Jim Windolf.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Commitments", by David Denby: Reviews of To the Wonder and The Company You Keep.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.