"Zoo York", by Lauren Collins: Times Square vs. the High Line.
THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Inflated Fears", by James Surowiecki: The world according to inflation hawks.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Super-Soaker", by Robert Sullivan: Jessica DuLong, fireboat engineer.
"Road Trip", by Tad Friend: Becoming George Hamiltion.
LETTER FROM LOS ANGELES
"Lady of the House", by Dana Goodyear: An interior designer for the uninhibited.
ANNALS OF RETAIL
"Happy Feet", by Alexandra Jacobs: Why everyone can be Imelda Marcos.
A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Missing Woman", by Judith Thurman: Still searching for Amelia Earhart.
"High Fidelity", by Sasha Frere-Jones: Nine Inch Nails on tour.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.