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Goings On About Town: This Week • In an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus, many New York City venues are closed. Here’s a selection of culture to be found around town, as well as online and streaming.
Tables for Two: Fat Choy and Spicy Moon
Comment: Bigger and Better
Family Business: Main-Character Syndrome
Free Advice: Ask a Doctor
Inspirations: Madoff and Cohen, Muses
South Jersey Postcard: Weather Wars
A Reporter at Large: Trump in the Crosshairs • Will Cyrus Vance, Jr., indict the former President for financial crimes?
Shouts & Murmurs: Police Procedurals 101
Our Local Correspondents: Vacancy • The new reality inside a five-star hotel in Manhattan.
Annals of Domestic Life: The Shape of Love • From opposite sides of the culture, polyamorists and polygamists are challenging family norms.
Poem: Days of Teen-Age Glory
American Chronicles: Change Your Life • The lessons of the New Left.
Fiction: The Case for and Against Love Potions
Books: Original Sinner • Graham Greene’s dark heart.
Books: Old Habits • In Sarah Moss’s novel “Summerwater,” there’s no holiday from history.
Books: Briefly Noted
Musical Events: Music Regained • New compact disks conjure the sounds of Proust’s salons.
The Current Cinema: Borderlands • “The Courier” and “Come True.”
Cartoon Caption Contest
Puzzles & Games Dept.: The Crossword • A lightly challenging puzzle.