In this issue:
"City Life", by Jelani Cobb: The crisis in Baltimore.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Karmapa on Campus", by Nick Paumgarten: The 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, attends sculpture and gender-studies classes at Princeton.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Milwaukee Experiment", by Jeffrey Toobin: What can one prosecutor do about the mass incarceration of African-Americans?
LETTER FROM CENTRAL AFRICA
"Elephant Watch", by Peter Canby: As poachers grow bolder, Andrea Turkalo records the behavior of a vanishing species.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Young Saul", by Louis Menand: The subject of Bellow's fiction.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.
Any additional comments?
I've been a longtime subscriber but have found that the last few issues lacked the intro that outlined the pieces that were included in each week's audio version. This is obviously helpful and I can't imagine why it's been eliminated.
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