Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2021: Technology – Pt. 1

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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 Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. II 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 and art from L.Q. Spring 2010: Sports & Games.] A review continued. Habeas Corpus.   According to Wikipedia and Merriam-Webster this is Medieval Latin meaning literally "You may have the … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Sports & Games, Pt. II of III