In this issue:
"Still Here", by Amy Davidson: The return of Monica Lewinsky.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Buzzkill", by Elizabeth Kolbert: Reverend Billy's protest songs.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Epic Fails of the Startup World", by James Surowiecki: Entrepreneurial delusion in the tech world.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"Schooled", by Dale Russakoff: What happened to the Newark schools rescue?
ANNALS OF SOUND
"A Voice from the Past", by Alec Wilkinson: The earliest recorded sounds resurrected.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"A Woman's Place", by David Denby: Reviews of The Immigrant and Belle.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.