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    • The New Yorker, April 22nd 2019 (D.T. Max, Julian Lucan, Garth Greenwell)

    • By: D.T. Max, Julian Lucan, Garth Greenwell
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 9 mins
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    In this issue: "Partners in Division" by David Remnick: The Trump-Netanyahu alliance; "That's What You Think" by Elizabeth Kolbert: Is the appetite for conspiracy theories really new?; "The War Room" by D. T. Max: The playwright Lucas Hnath, a master of marital debate, takes on the Clintons;"Madam, I'm Adam" by Julian Lucas: Man, woman, and robot in Ian McEwan’s Machines Like Me; "Mistaken Identities" by Garth Greenwell: In Crossing, a European refugee insists on self-invention;"Border Crossing" by Jennifer Homans: Tamara Rojo and Akram Khan remake Giselle.

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    • The Pharsalia

    • By: Lucan
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 10 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    If you had been a court poet during the reign of the Roman emperor Nero, irritating the megalomaniac ruler would not have been wise. And one of the things which would have really angered Nero would have been the effort to write an epic poem about the struggle between Pompey and Caesar in which the noble hero (portrayed by Pompey) was the man who fought to preserve the Republic, and the selfish villain (portrayed by Caesar), the man who destroyed it. Yet Lucan wrote just such a poem.

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    • Is America Still Safe for Democracy?

    • By: Robert Mickey, Steven Levitsky, Lucan Ahmad Way
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 28 mins
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    U.S. democracy is not immune to backsliding—and Trump has ascended to the presidency at an especially perilous time for the republic.

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