Essays

2018
Lepore, Jill. 2018. “It's Alive: Two hundred years of Frankenstein.” The New Yorker, February 12, 2018. Article Bibliography
Lepore, Jill. 2018. “Valley of the Dolls: Barbie, Bratz, and the end of originality.” The New Yorker, 1/22/18.
2017
Lepore, Jill. 2017. “Dead Weight: The burden of the corpse.” The New Yorker, October 16, 2017. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2017. “The History Test: How Should the Courts Use History?.” The New Yorker, March 27, 2017. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2017. “No,we cannot.” The New Yorker, June 5, 2017. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2017. “The Autumn of the Atom: How arguments about nuclear weapons shaped the climate-change debate.” The New Yorker. Article Bibliography.pdf
Roosevelt, Eleanor. 2017. “Introduction.” It's Up to the Women. New York: The Nation Books. Book
2016
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “Esme in Neverland: The film J.D. Salinger nearly made.” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “The State of Debate: How should Presidential candidates--and voters--argue about politics?.” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “The War and the Roses: a tale of two Conventions.” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “How to Steal an Election: The crazy history of nominating conventions.” The New Yorker. Article Bibliography.pdf
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “The Woman Card: How feminism and antifeminism created Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.” The New Yorker. Article Bibliography.pdf
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “Baby Doe: A political history of tragedy.” The New Yorker, 1 Feb 2016. Article Bibliography.pdf
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “Review of The Civil Wars of Julia Ward Howe.” The New York Times Book Review. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “After the Fact: In the history of truth, a new chapter begins.” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2016. “The Party Crashers: Is the new populism about the message or the medium?.” The New Yorker, February 22, 2016. Article
2015
Lepore, Jill. 2015. “Politics and the New Machine: What the turn from polls to data science means for democracy.” The New Yorker. ArticleAbstract

A version of this essay was delivered on November 5, 2015, as the Theodore H. White Lecture on the Press and Politics at the Shorenstein Center at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.

Bibliography
Joe Gould's Teeth: The long-lost story of the longest book ever written
Lepore, Jill. 2015. “Joe Gould's Teeth: The long-lost story of the longest book ever written.” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, Jill. 2015. “To Have and to Hold: Reproduction, Marriage, and the Constitution.” The New Yorker, May 25, 2015. Article Bibliography
Lepore, Jill. 2015. “The Rule of History: Magna Carta, the Bill of Rights, and the hold of time.” The New Yorker, April 20, 2015. Article Bibliography

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