In this issue:
"First as Tragedy" by David Remnick: The problem in Washington is not a conspiracy against the President; it's the President himself.
THE POLITICAL SCENE
"Trolling the Press Corps" by Andrew Marantz: The Trump Administration disrupts the daily briefing.
ANNALS OF RETAIL
"Mom-and-Pop Shop" by Emma Allen: Who cares that Opening Ceremony's Humberto Leon and Carol Lim don't sew?
"The Mania and the Muse" by Dan Chiasson: Did Robert Lowell's illness shape his work?
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"The Living Dead" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Personal Shopper and Frantz.