The New Yorker (Sept. 18, 2006)

  • by George Packer, John Cassidy, David Sedaris, Ian Buruma, John Updike, Tad Friend, David Denby
  • Narrated by uncredited
  • 2 hrs and 10 mins
  • Periodical

Publisher's Summary

There are seven articles in the September 18, 2006 issue:COMMENT
"Prisoners" by George Packer: The politics of justice in the war on terror.ANNALS OF ECONOMICS
"Mind Games" by John Cassidy: The science of neuroecomonics.REFLECTIONS
"In the Waiting Room" by David Sedaris: The perils of imperfect French.A CRITIC AT LARGE
"War and Remembrance" by Ian Buruma: G√ľnter Grass' controversial new memoir. BOOKS
"Hugger Mugger" by John Updike: New novels from John le Carre and Will Just. ON TELEVISION
"Her Debut" by Tad Friend: Katie Couric and The CBS Evening News.THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Inescapable Pasts" by David Denby: Brian De Palma's The Black Dahlia and The Ground Truth.


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Good episode, the stories were interesting. I'd recommend this as a good listen, it was a nice diversion for my commute.

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- wendy

Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-13-2006
  • Publisher: The New Yorker