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|[a[ Gates to learning RF|
Read the "front matter" and the "back matter" of the NYRB. This includes the cover, the entire table of contents, and the classified advertisements. Then browse through the entire periodical. In other words, "get to know" the NYRB this week.
4 Joseph Brodsky and Charles Simic, "On Mark Strand (1934-2014)"
6-10 Daniel Pinckney, "In Ferguson"
12-16 Anthony Grafton, "A Great Master at the Met"
Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry: An Exhibition...
18-19 Dan Chiasson, "Where's Brando?"
Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work by Susan L. Mirzuchi
20-22 Marcia Angell, "A Better Way Out"
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande
23-24 "Why the Innocent Please Guilty": An Exhcange
24-26 Diane Johnson, "Who Is Not Guilty of This Vice?"
Jealousy by Peter Toohey
Thank You for This Moment: A Story of Love, Power, and Betrayal by Valérie Trierweiler
26-28 David Cole, "Must Counterterrorism Cancel Democracy?"
29-31 Geoffrey O'Brien, "Two Eerie Experiences in New York"
Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, an opera by Dmitri Shostakovich...
Tamburlaine the Great, Parts I and II, a play by Christopher Marlowe...
31-33 Geoffrey Wheatcroft, "How the Murdoch Gang Got Away"
Hack Attack: The Inside Story of How the Truth Caught Up With Rupert Murdoch, by Nick Davies
34-35 Gideon Lewis-Kraus, "A Very Quiet Triumph"
Nora Webster, by Colm Tóbín
36-39 Martin Filler, "Frank Gehry in Paris"
40 "What's the Matter with Economics?": An Exchange
41-43 Stephen Greenblatt, "The Naughty Pleasures of Boccaccio"
The Decameron, by Giovanni Boccaccio, translated from the Italian...by Wayne A. Rehorn
44-46 Christopher R. Browning, "How Envy of Jews Lay Behind It"
Why the Germans? Why the Jews? Envy, Race Hatred...by Götz Aly...
47-48 Norman Rush, "Very Evil Guys in Africa"
The Laughing Monsters, by Denis Johnson
49-51 David Shulman, "At the Heart of Hinduism"
Ardor, by Roberto Calasso
52-54 Robin Lane Fox, "The Floral Kingdom in the Bronx"
Flora Illustrata: A Celebration of Botanical Masterworks, an exhibition...
Flora Illustrata: Great Works from the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the...
56-60 Alma Guillermoprieto, "Mexico: The Murder of the Young"
|[b] Shepherding the argument RF|