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.

Selected articles from the December 28 issue are:

  • Page 22: Extraordinary Alien by Michael Schulman
  • Page 30: Some Notes on Funniness by Calvin Trillin
  • Page 33: A Cartoonist's Life by Roz Chast
  • Page 44: The Funnies
  • Page 52: Junban by Jillian Tamaki
  • Page 78: Animation's wild and golden age by Adam Gopnik
  • Page 83: The surreal life and work of Leonora Carrington by Merve Emre
  • Page 92: Artists and ideology in MOMA's new show by Peter Schjeldahl

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.