In this issue:
"The Sovereignty of Women", by Jill Lepore: How will Trump attack the legitimacy of Hillary Clinton?
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Hallmark 2.0", by Emma Allen: Tribute is a video-compilation service that helps users put together eulogy-style reels for people they love.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Assad Files", by Ben Traub: Capturing the top-secret documents that tie the Syrian regime to mass torture and killings.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Unnatural Selection", by Elizabeth Kolbert: What will it take to save the world's reefs and forests?
"Lifechanger", by Hua Hsu: A posthumous release complicates J Dilla's legacy.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"The Bereaved" by Anthony Lane: Demolition and Louder Than Bombs.