New Yorker staff writer and journalist Ken Auletta dissects the people and institutions shaping media, for good and for ill, in a time of profound change. His new book is Backstory: Inside the Business of News.
•Music: A Civil Action Soundtrack composer Danny Elfman
Read an excerpt of Backstory in the Reading Room.
•Events: Ken Auletta will be interviewed by Tina Brown on Wednesday, January 28 at 8 pm at the 92nd St Y (details at 92NDSTY.org)