In this issue:
"Dinner Talk", by Evan Osnos: Xi Jinping's visit to the U.S.
A REPORTER AT LARGE
"The Avenger", by Patrick Radden Keefe: After three decades, has the brother of a victim of the Lockerbie bombing solved the case?
LETTER FROM CHARLESTON
"Blood at the Root", by David Remnick: Recovery and resistance since the Emanuel Nine.
"A Modest Proposal", by David Sedaris: Just when you thought you'd never get married.
THE CURRENT CINEMA
"Highs and Lows", by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Everest and Black Mass.