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April 29, 2017
April 05, 2017
By Levi Stahl
Vladimir Nabokov, bad Samaritan?
March 31, 2017
By Angela Serratore
A nun’s adventures, a teen girl’s vaudeville act, and a literary icon’s style.
By Eric H. Cline
Heinrich Schliemann and the search for archaeological evidence of Homer’s Troy.
March 24, 2017
The real Casanova, the furniture of Frank Lloyd Wright, and remembering literary and musical legends.
March 22, 2017
By Holly Tucker
Louis XIV hires the city’s first police chief.
March 21, 2017
By Lapham’s Quarterly
The table of contents for our spring 2017 issue.
March 17, 2017
Preparing for a royal death, an Irish tradition of the American government, and the irresistible allure of existential philosophers.
March 15, 2017
By Chris Morgan
The peculiar legacy of H.P. Lovecraft.
March 13, 2017
By Emma Jacobs
Re-creating George Washington’s ancestral home.
The Trump administration lies about terrorist attacks.
Machiavelli assures “fraud is fair in war.”
Elena Ferrante is unwillingly unmasked.
A letter from Charlotte Brontë’s nom de plume.