The New Yorker Discussion Group: Summer 2024 Session
Thursday, May 16, 2024
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Rowayton Library

May 16th through June 27th

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, the latest big hit on Broadway, upcoming museum exhibits worth a look all while enjoying a sip of wine and savory bites on a warm summer evening.

The magazine issue is on us. Register here!

Selected articles from the May 13th issue for the May 16th meeting:

  • Page 14 - New tricks: Getting a movie dog ready for his closeup by Nick Paumgarten
  • Page 26 - Portfolio - A Campus in Crisis: Chronicling the Columbia protests by Nina Berman with Jelani Cobb
  • Page 42 - Stones of Contention: Twin scandals at the British Museum by Rebecca Mead
  • Page 60 - Books: What do we think we can learn from prehistoric man? by Maya Jasanoff
  • Page 63 Books: Claire Messud's "This Strange Eventful History" by Jennifer Wilson

Hybrid 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.

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