In this issue:
"Not Immune", by Margaret Talbot: The politics of measles.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"Lost in Syria", by Nicholas Schmidle: A troubled Army vet clandestinely joined the fight against Assad. Then an adventure turned into a tragedy.
LETTER FROM BERLIN
"The Last Trial", by Elizabeth Kolbert: A great-grandmother, Auschwitz, and the arc of justice.
"A Place of Pasts", by Joseph Mitchell: Finding worlds in the city.
"You Will Get Yours", by Joyce Carol Oates: A review of The Whites.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Society of Men", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Kingsman: The Secret Service and What We Do in the Shadows.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.