"The Letter" by Hendrik Hertzberg: What the President of Iran wrote.
TALK OF THE TOWN
"Listening In" by Seymour Hersh: The NSA throws a wide net to catch terrorists in the U.S.
ANNALS OF TERRORISM
"Private Jihad" by Benjamin Wallace-Wells: The woman who became a freelance spy.
SHOUTS & MURMURS
"Caught" by Ian Frazier: What the Central Park coyote saw.
LETTER FROM WASHINGTON
"Central Casting" by Jeffrey Goldberg: The Democrats think about who can win in mid-terms and in 2008.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Heaven Can Wait" by Anthony Lane: Ron Howard and Tom Hanks tackle Dan Brown's phenomenal best seller, The Da Vinci Code .
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.