In this issue:
"Taking It to the Streets", by Jane Mayer: Bill McKibben, Keystone XL, and Barack Obama.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"Pre-Occupied", by Mattathias Schwartz: A movements past and future.
ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS
"In the Picture", by Raffi Khatchadourian: A French artists with a global vision.
"Speaking of Sports", by David Remnick: A life of Howard Cosell.
THE ART WORLD
"The Painting on the Wall", by Peter Schjeldahl: Diego Rivera’s New York frescoes.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Fantastic Voyages", by David Denby: Reviews of Hugo and My Week with Marilyn.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.