In this issue:
"Defying Conventions" by Steve Coll: The D.N.C. and the summer of discontent.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Outdone" by Ian Frazier: The rise of artificial unintelligence.
ANNALS OF POLITICS
"The War and the Roses" by Jill Lepore: Fear and loving in the convention hall.
THE SPORTING SCENE
"Prance Master" by Sam Knight: How Charlotte Dujardin took over the most élite equestrian sport.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Find Yourself" by Anthony Lane: Jason Bourne and Little Men.