Martin Schneider writes:
Another New Yorker Festival has come and gone, and it must be said it was a good one. We posted last week about the existence of Fora.tv's pay-per-view videos of a good number of the events. After the jump we post some tasty snippets to whet your appetite.
E. Annie Proulx:
Joyce Carol Oates:
Michael Chabon and Zadie Smith:
Cynthia Nixon on Gay Marriage:
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