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Goings On About Town: This Week
Tables for Two: Dimes Square Dining
Comment: The Queen
London Postcard: The Day After
Crown Colony: Loyalists
Here to There Dept.: Row, Row, Row Your Boat
Dept. of Foraging: Pawpaws for the People
Annals of Gastronomy: Tribe to Table • A Minneapolis restaurant reconceives Indigenous cuisine.
Shouts & Murmurs: N.Y.C. Has Changed in the Two Hours Since I Arrived
Personal History: Critical Distance • A literary education with Elizabeth Hardwick.
Dept. of Reading: Now What? • The enduring hold of Choose Your Own Adventure books.
Sketchbook: After the Fire
A Reporter at Large: Damages • Johnson & Johnson and the new war on consumer protection.
Poem: Dusk in Drought
Fiction: The Secret Source
Poem: Dad Poem X
Books: A Crack in the Wall • The mysteries behind Georges Simenon’s Inspector Maigret series.
Books: What Is It Like to Be You? • How Elizabeth Strout’s Lucy Barton spends the pandemic.
Books: Briefly Noted
Books: Road Trip • A novelist finds himself unmoored in Andrew Sean Greer’s “Less Is Lost.”
Books: The Lost Boy • In Namwali Serpell’s second novel, a brother is gone, and everywhere you look.
Podcast Dept.: Good Spirits • How “Drink Champs” creates the best interviews in hip-hop.
A Critic at Large: Star Man • A documentary take on David Bowie.
CARTOON CAPTION CONTEST
Puzzles & Games Dept.: The Crossword • A challenging puzzle.