"Authorizations" by Seymour Hersh: The dismissal of a Vietnam general offers some lessons on war today.
ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS
"Rembrandt's Ghost" by Simon Schama: What Picasso took from the early master.
OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS
"Anything Pink Rocks" by Alex Wilkinson: The East Village's purveyor of punk.
"Playdate" by Kate Walbert: Two Manhattan moms spend an afternoon together.
"Travelling On" by Nancy Franklin: Eddie Izzard and Minnie Driver take on southern accents in FX's The Riches.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Loves Lost" by Anthony Lane: Adam Sandler and Don Cheadle in Reign Over Me and Sandra Bullock in Premonition.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.