In this issue:
br>"Peace and War", by George Packer: Pres. Obama's Nobel Peace Prize address.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
br>"El Super", by Ian Frazier: Celebrating a favorite Cuban-American film.
LETTER FROM CHINA
br>"Green Giant", by Evan Osnos: Beijing's crash program for clean energy.
br>"The Abstractionist", by John Seabrook: Zaha Hadid's unfettered invention.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
br>"Free and Uneasy", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Nine, The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus, The Young Victoria, and A Single Man.
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