The New Yorker (October 1, 2007)

  • by Hendrik Hertzberg, Seth Hettena, Nick Paumgarten, Austin Kelley, Jeffrey Frank, Louis Menand, John Updike, Anthony Lane
  • Narrated by Todd Mundt
  • 1 hrs and 57 mins
  • Periodical

Publisher's Summary

There are nine articles in this issue:COMMENT
"Ghostbusters" by Hendrik Hertzberg: On Hillary Clinton's health-care plan.AT SEA
"The D Dock Curse", by Seth Hettena: Washington scandals on the water.DANCE PARTY
"Aunt Janny", by Nick Paumgarten: Janet Reno plays a jukebox.THE PICTURES
"Books in Bulk", by Austin Kelley: What does Indiana Jones read?OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS
"The Mannahatta Project", by Nick Paumgarten: Re-creating the island of 1609.SHOUTS AND MURMURS
"Proclivities", by Jeffrey Frank: Politics in the Romney household.A CRITIC AT LARGE
"Drive, He Wrote", by Louis Menand: Jack Kerouac's On the Road revisited.BOOKS
"A Boston Fable", by John Updike: A review of Ann Patchett's Run.THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Outlaws", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Kingdom and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.