Roundtable

Opinions and analysis from Lapham’s Quarterly writers and editors.

December 8, 2016

December 07, 2016

In the Clouds

By Emma Garman

In the summer of 1887, Henry James, Lord Alfred Douglas, and one of England’s most well-connected families converged upon the same weekend house party.

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October 06, 2016

Hiding in Plain Sight

2016:

Elena Ferrante is unwillingly unmasked.

1847:

A letter from Charlotte Brontë’s nom de plume.

October 03, 2016

Queen of the Polls

2016:

Donald Trump versus Miss Universe.

1914:

Suffragettes use pageants to make their case.