In this issue:
A Revelatory Case by Amy Davidson Sorkin: What went wrong in the Stormy Daniels case.
California v. Trump by Connie Bruck: Jerry Brown's attempt to moderate a radical White House.
ANNALS OF THEATRE
The Ascension by Michael Schulman: The director Marianne Elliott takes on Tony Kushner's Angels in America.
Tales of the Tribe by Adam Kirsch: Why Jewish history is so hard to write.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
Island Adventures by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Tomb Raider and Isle of Dogs.