NY1 VIDEO: On the December 13 edition of "The New York Times Close Up," Sam Roberts talks with Garner case protesters Benjamin Perry and Shawn Torres, graduate students at the Union Theological Seminary, whose arrests and the differences in their treatment by police were the subject of "About New York" columnist Jim Dwyer's column this week.
Times Chief Drama Critic Ben Brantley discusses some of his favorite Broadway shows of the season from his article in this Sunday's Arts and Leisure section.
The actor and comedian Eric Idle talks about his plans next week to join the Collegiate Chorale in a performance of his oratorio based on "The Life of Brian" at Carnegie Hall.
Writer Nina Darnton discusses her new novel, "The Perfect Mother."
And the New York Times Reporters Roundtable convenes.