Roundtable

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

October 23, 2018

October 23, 2018

Knights of the Water Table

2018:

A young girl raises a pre-Viking sword from a lake in Sweden.

1841:

An ancient bronze sword is discovered in an Irish bog.

August 28, 2018

The Perfect Swarm

2018:

The NYPD beekeeper vacuums up a swarm of bees on a hot dog stand in Times Square.

1906:

Bees take over a Los Angeles street as spectators watch.