New Yorker Discussion Group
6:30 p.m.
Online via Zoom

Maybe you already have a subscription but only consistently glance at the cartoons? Or perhaps you yearn for in-depth reporting, written well without the prefab soundbites of TV news? Or you might just like to “meet up” with interesting individuals to talk about current events and upcoming museum exhibits worth a look while in the comfort of your own home. If so, the list of the articles to be discussed is below. Contact us at if you don’t subscribe to your own copy of the magazine and we can help. Register here.

The selected articles from the August 24 issue are:

  • Page 11 - Talk of the Town: Margaret Talbot on the Vice-Presidential pick
  • Page  20 - Nature and Nurture by Rebecca Mead
  • Page  46 - The Art of Return by Raffi Khatchadourian
  • Page  64 - The uncertain fate of the whale by Amia Srinivasan
  • Page  73 - The poetry of Alice Oswald by Judith Thurman

Optional article from the the August 17 issue:

  • Page 26 - Shouts and Murmurs: With a Kiss I Die by Anthony Lane

Online programs hosted by the library will be provided via Zoom. Visit their website here to find the appropriate download instructions and download link for your device. Registration for all programs is required. Participants who register for any program will receive an email with the link to join.