The Magazine
November 26, 2012
“Camouflage,” by Barry Blitt.
Reporting
American Chronicles
Tax Time
Why we pay.
By Jill Lepore
Personal History
Shaken
A mother’s conviction. A son’s doubts.
By Victor Zapana, Jr.
Annals of Obsession
Deadhead
The afterlife.
By Nick Paumgarten
Profiles
The Hell-Raiser
A megachurch pastor’s search for a more forgiving faith.
By Kelefa Sanneh
More Reporting
Shouts & Murmurs
Shouts & Murmurs
Bartleby the Badass
By Billy Kimball
More Shouts & Murmurs
Fiction
Artist’s Notebook
Happy Thanksgiving!
By Peter de Sève
Sketchbook
A Visit To Four Freedoms Park
By Maira Kalman
Fiction
Bull
By Mo Yan
More Fiction
The Critics
On Television
Queer Eyes, Full Heart
The button-pushing camp of Ryan Murphy.
By Emily Nussbaum
Books
Briefly Noted
Briefly Noted
The End of Your Life Book Club
by Will Schwalbe (Knopf)
Briefly Noted
A Working Theory of Love
by Scott Hutchins (Penguin)
Briefly Noted
The Great Railroad Revolution
by Christian Wolmar (Public Affairs)
Briefly Noted
The Garden of Evening Mists
by Tan Twan Eng (Weinstein)
Pop Music
Hanna And Her Sisters
Bikini Kill sparked the riot-grrrl movement. It also made great music.
By Sasha Frere-Jones
The Art World
Time Warp
A Richard Artschwager retrospective.
By Peter Schjeldahl
The Theatre
Unhappy Families
Ghosts of generations past in Christopher Durang and David Henry Hwang.
By John Lahr
The Current Cinema
Animal Instincts
“Life of Pi” and “Silver Linings Playbook.”
By David Denby
More Criticism
The Talk of the Town
Comment
Military Secrets
By Adam Gopnik
Haunts
In Character
By Tad Friend
The Pictures
Afloat
By Julian Sancton
Second Acts
Pitchman
By Reeves Wiedeman
Homecoming Dept.
After Pakistan
By Nicholas Schmidle
More Talk of the Town
Goings On About Town
This Week
Tables for Two
Rosemary’s
18 Greenwich Ave. (212-647-1818)
By Shauna Lyon
Critic’s Notebook
Secret Life of Midi
By Sasha Frere-Jones
Critic’s Notebook
Reality Bites
By Vince Aletti
More Goings On About Town
Poems
Poems
The Fop’s Tale
By John Ashbery
Poems
Bear
By Ellen Bryant Voigt
More Poetry
Cartoons
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