A young worker at the C & NW RR 40th Street shops, Chicago, Ill, photograph by Jack Delano, 1942. Library of Congress.

A young worker at the C & NW RR 40th Street shops, Chicago, Illinois. Photograph by Jack Delano, 1942. Library of Congress.

Lines of Work

Volume IV, Number 2 | spring 2011

It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.

—Upton Sinclair, 1935

Lapham’sDaily

The World in Time

Steve Fraser

Lewis H. Lapham talks with Steve Fraser, author of Class Matters: The Strange Career of an American Delusion. More