"The Get", by Steve Coll: Sarah Palin and the press.
LETTER FROM ALASKA
"The State of Sarah Palin", by Philip Gourevitch: A political landscape and a candidate.
LETTER FROM MOSCOW
"Echo in the Dark", by David Remnick: A radio station risks Putin's displeasure.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"One by One", by Nick Paumgarten: Observing the ants on New York medians.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"No Man's Land", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Women and Lakeview Terrace.
Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.