"Chilling" by Elizabeth Kolbert: A new way around the issue of global warming.
OUR FAR-FLUNG CORRESPONDENTS
"The Utopians" by Ben McGrath: A high-minded community in the Caribbean.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Ideas for Paintings" by Jack Handy: Sure-fire hits for struggling artists.
"Gleason" by Louise Erdrich: Love, deceit, and one man's attempt to make things right.
"The Girls Next Door" by Joan Acocella: Six decades worth of life in the centerfold.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Blowup" by David Denby: The new movie from the makers of the Matrix, V is for Vendetta.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.