NY1 VIDEO: On the May 24 edition of The New York Times Close Up, Sam Roberts talks with Port Authority of New York and New Jersey board member Kenneth Lipper about the controversy over the financing of 3 World Trade Center.
The writer Colson Whitehead discusses his latest book, "The Noble Hustle: Poker, Beef Jerky and Death."
Historian Donald Miller describes a heady time for Midtown New York with his book, "Supreme City: How Jazz Age Manhattan Gave Birth to Modern America."
Times theater reporter Patrick Healy and nytimes.com present a revealing interview with the playwright Larry Kramer, whose "The Normal Heart" premieres on HBO on May 25.
The New York Times reporters roundtable also convenes.