Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, Pt. 3

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Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, Pt. 2

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, quotes, and images from Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, except where noted.] [Right-click on a photo may give the option to open it separately.] [NEW to Lapham's Quarterly? See … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, Pt. 2

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, Pt. 1 – Overview

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, quotes, and images from Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, except where noted.] [Right-click on a photo may give the option to open it separately.] [NEW to Lapham's Quarterly? See … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2020: SCANDAL, Pt. 1 – Overview

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2020: MEMORY, pt. 3

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Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2020: MEMORY, pt. 1

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, quotes, and images from Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2020: MEMORY, except where noted.] [Right-click on a photo may give the option to open it separately.] [NEW to Lapham's Quarterly? See … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2020: MEMORY, pt. 1

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2019: CLIMATE, pt. 2

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, quotes, and images from Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2019: CLIMATE, except where noted otherwise.] [Right-click on a photo may give the option to open it separately.] [NEW to Lapham's Quarterly? … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2019: CLIMATE, pt. 2

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2019: Happiness (fourth comments)

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Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2019: Trade, Pt. 3 and Final

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Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2018: Water, pt. 2 and last

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Lapham’s Quarterly Special Issue: A History of FAKE NEWS

Fake News is all the rage these days. As this 8 1/2 x 11”, 95-page issue shows, fake news is not new.  From Plato and Virgil through Machiavelli, Swift, Flaubert, Twain and Nietzsche to Woolf, Sayers, Goebbels (Gerbils?!) and Gore (Vidal), everyone has something to say. 29 historical extracts, 4 full essays, and a brief … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Special Issue: A History of FAKE NEWS

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2017: Fear, pt. II

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham’s Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Summer 2017: Fear.] [Click photos to enlarge.] A review, summary, preview; continued. Side quotes are generously scattered through each issue.   In this issue I count … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2017: Fear, pt. II

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2011: Lines Of Work Pt. II of II

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, History] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Spring 2011: Lines Of Work.] A review continued.  Read PT. I for a smoother segue. Click pictures for full view. Thorstein Veblen (Theory of … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2011: Lines Of Work Pt. II of II

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2011: Lines Of Work Pt. I of II

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, History] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Spring 2011: Lines Of Work.] A review. (Click pictures for full view.) Lines Of Work.  Jobs.  Earning a living, a livelihood, food on the … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2011: Lines Of Work Pt. I of II

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2017: Home

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Winter 2017: Home.] Run, don't walk, to your nearest computer (presuming you don't possess a copy of L.Q. HOME) (I know who you are) and … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2017: Home

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2016: Flesh

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Fall 2016: Flesh.] In it's nine year, 36 issue history L.Q. has an issue titled EROS (Winter 2009) but not one titled SEX.  How will … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2016: Flesh

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. II of several)

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham’s Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Sports] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham’s Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Summer 2016: Luck.] A review, continued. Voices in Time (the main body of L.Q.) is in three sections: Strokes of Luck Wheels of Fortune Twists of Fate … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. II of several)

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. I of several)

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover and art from L.Q. Summer 2016: Luck.] A review. As luck would have it I received this issue just a day after guessing I would receive it soon. How … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2016: Luck (Pt. I of several)

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. I of III

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Sports] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [L.Q. cover, art, and banner are all from L.Q. Summer  2010: Sports & Games.] A review. Consider if you will (thank you Rod Serling.)  It is Summer of the year … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. I of III

Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2015: Philanthropy

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [All pictures courtesy L.Q. Summer 2015] What a great issue.  This is exactly what Lapham's Quarterly is all about.  It is food and feast for thought.  I'm confident that Man (and Woman) … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Summer 2015: Philanthropy

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2015: Swindle & Fraud

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] [Some of LQ’s contents are available free.] [All pictures courtesy L.Q.] LITERATURE!  It's what's for dinner.  And breakfast and lunch.  What better on which to feast than fragments of thought and insight from great thinkers throughout history.  Yes, they … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2015: Swindle & Fraud