In this issue:
"Smelling the Coffee" by Jelani Cobb: Racial-bias training at Starbucks.
"Philip Roth" by David Remnick
LETTER FROM OKLAHOMA
"The Teaching Moment" by Rivka Galchen: How an educators' strike reinvigorated local politics.
"Funny Ha-Ha, Funny Peculiar" by James Wood: The stories of Helen DeWitt.
"Capricorn" by Jeanette Winterson
"The Leather Boys" by Rachel Kushner
"What Is Possible" by Mohsin Hamid
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Galactic Entanglements" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Solo: A Star Wars Story and How to Talk to Girls at Parties.