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. 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 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. 2

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 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: Arts & Letters Pt. III and last

[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 photos taken legally (no flash!) by me.] A review, continued and concluded.  It is hidden among the photos of my recent visit to the DAM (Denver Art Museum).  The L.Q. … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Arts & Letters Pt. III and last

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Arts & Letters Pt. I

[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 photos taken legally (no flash!) by me, most at the Art Institute of Chicago or The Ringling] A review. L.Q. is not one to shy from broad topics such as … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2010: Arts & Letters Pt. I

Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2009: Medicine

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review, Medicine] [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 fro L.Q. Fall 2009: Medicine.] Medicine.  Published Fall 2009 but current in that it spans over 2,000 years of thought on the subject. It's coincidental … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Fall 2009: Medicine

Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2009: Eros

[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 photos are of pages in the Eros issue of L.Q.]  SEX! Now that I have your attention, this is the Eros issue.  According to Wikipedia he is the god of … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Winter 2009: Eros

Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review two and last

[CATEGORIES: Literature, Lapham's Quarterly, Reading, Book Review] [Click HERE to see my previous posts reviewing or referencing Lapham's Quarterly.] My reading of this issue continues.  As noted in partial review one About Money is becoming one of my favorite issues of Lapham's Quarterly. "Money, to be sure, of itself is of no use, for its only use is … Continue reading Lapham’s Quarterly Spring 2008: About Money, partial review two and last