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There are 12 articles in this second part of the Summer Fiction double issue for June 18, 2007:THE FINANCIAL PAGE
"Be Our Guest!" by James Surowiecki: Why the guest worker provision is a good idea.TALK OF THE TOWN
"Transplant" by John Seabrook: Steve Earle walks the historic streets of Greenwich Village. SUMMER MOVIES:

"Commando" by Dave Eggers: Practicing moves in Michigan.

"Old Enough" by Marisa Silver: A first-time filmmaker tries to forget.

"Immortality" by Gary Shteyngart: Lessons from Cocoon.

"Ice Cream and Ashes" by Roger Angell: Why we remember certain summer movies.

"Walkabout" by Jeffrey Eugenides: A mother and son go to the movies.

"Summer of '42" by Charles D'Ambrosio: A trip to the movies with a friend's family.

"Atlanta" by Miranda July: A summer of screenwriting.LETTER FROM AUSTIN
"Final Destination" by D. T. Max: Why the archives of so many great writers end up in Texas. POP MUSIC
"Well Suited" by Sasha Frere-Jones: Spoon's scrupulous new album.THE ART WORLD
"Industrial Strength" by Peter Schjeldahl: A Richard Serra retrospective at MoMA.
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