The Magazine
November 1, 2004
From the Issue
Pop Notes
Life After Death
Tables for Two
Café Regular
318A 11th St., at Fifth Ave., Brooklyn (718-768-4170)
By Andrea Thompson
Briefly Noted
The Normals
by David Gilbert (Bloomsbury; $24.95)
The Current Cinema
Aftermaths
“Enduring Love,” “Hearts and Minds.”
By Anthony Lane
Q. & A.
Mother Russia
A Q. & A. with Lara Vapnyar
Comment
The Choice
By The Editors
Poems
Motes
By Anthony Hecht
Books
The Great I Am
Robert Alter’s new translation of the Pentateuch.
By John Updike
Poems
All Hallow’s Eve
By Dorothea Tanning
Pop Music
1979
The year punk died, and was reborn.
By Sasha Frere-Jones
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Play the Jigsaw Puzzle
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