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The Mail: The Mail
Goings On About Town: This Week
Tables for Two: Zara Forest Grill • 1745 Forest Ave., Staten Island
Comment: Child’s Work
Night Life Dept.: Ein Berliner
Public Works Dept.: Art Vigilante
On Tour: Gone Fishing
Sketchpad: The Food-on-Clothes Fad • The “It” Coat … Is … a Pasta Puffer? The statement jacket designed by Rachel Antonoff and patterned with farfalle has become a social-media and street-style sensation. —The Times.
Personal History: What Am I Without You? • Two lives merged by immigration and illness.
Shouts & Murmurs: A Network Executive Writes a Sitcom
Life and Letters: The Interview Artist • James Grissom met Tennessee Williams—and suddenly knew everybody.
Onward and Upward with the Arts: Comic Effect • How the Marvel Cinematic Universe swallowed Hollywood.
Poems: The Three Graces
Letter from North Carolina: Minority Rules • The once fringe legal theory that became a threat to democracy.
Books: Border Control • The economics of immigration vs. the politics of immigration.
Books: Back from the Dead • The afterlife of Susan Taubes.
Books: Briefly Noted
Books: Uncanny Valley • Mannequins and mystification in Dorothy Tse’s dreamlike Hong Kong.
The Current Cinema: Playtime • “Past Lives” and “Squaring the Circle.”
CARTOON CAPTION CONTEST
Puzzles & Games Dept. The Crossword • A beginner-friendly puzzle.