In this issue:
"Team Spirit", by Adam Gopnik: College-football stakes.
LETTER FROM UKRAINE
"Waiting for War", by Keith Gessen: Can Ukraine hold it together?
ANNALS OF GASTRONOMY
"The End of Food", by Lizzie Widdicombe: A new tech product seeks to change the way we eat.
LIFE AND LETTERS
"Pure Evil", by Lee Siegel: The crime fiction of Jo Nesbo.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Road Trips", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Ida and Chef.
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