"Choke", by Anthony Lane
"A Man in the Kitchen", by Donald Antrim
"Tasteless", by David Sedaris
LETTER FROM EUROPE
"Spice Routes", by Jane Kramer: Claudia Roden's culinary diaspora.
OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS
"The Fast Lane", by Judith Thurman: You are what you don't eat.
"Three Chopsticks", by Calvin Trillin: Is street food the best cuisine?
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.
Her VOice RIses aND FAlls witH ALMOst EVery WOrd. like a bad poet or an actor trying to sound intelligent on Selected Shorts.
SO hard to hear the story for the story! Her inflection totally washes over the prose - more interested in how she sounds than telling the story. Unfortunate!
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