Roundtable

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

August 5, 2015

June 30, 2015

Forged Lives

By Mary Wellesley

As J.P. Morgan’s personal librarian, Belle da Costa Greene uncovered the Victorian forger who flooded the market with fake medieval art.

Read More
July 23, 2015

When Sharks Attack

2015:

A surfer encounters a shark. 

1916:

New Jersey beachgoers try to understand the psychology of sharks. 

July 08, 2015

Bikers Wanted

2015:

A bike-rental program courts female riders. 

1898:

Susan B. Anthony on cycling and feminism.