Bill T. Jones Brings Fela Kuti to Off Broadway, and Other Culture Highlights From This Week’s ‘New York’

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In this week's magazine, Rebecca Milzoff talks to Bill T. Jones, director of Fela! David Edelstein reviews Burn After Reading and Midway Morning. Want to make a Coen brothers movie? It's easier than you think, says Bilge Ebiri. Logan Hill takes a look at the New York–centric movies at this week's Toronto Film Festival. Sam Anderson reviews Curtis Sittenfeld's American Wife. Boris Kachka raps with Hurry Down Sunshine author Michael Greenburg. Jerry Saltz and Justin Davidson size up the new Museum of Arts and Design. Marion Maneker asks the tough questions about Damien Hirst's upcoming sale. Ira Boudway reviews the new Walkmen album. And Sara Cardace explores the mercurial history of Mercury Rev.