Lepore, J. 2007. “"The Meaning of Life: What Milton Bradley started".” The New Yorker.
Lepore, J, M Kramer, and W Call. 2007. ““The Historian as Writer".” Telling True Stories: A Nonfiction Writer’s Guide. New York: Plume.
Lepore, J. 2007. “"Vast Designs: How America came of age".” The New Yorker. Article
Lepore, J. 2005. “"The Tightening Vise: Slavery and Freedom in British New York".” Enslaved City: Slavery, Resistance and Abolition in New York City, 1623 to 1865, edited by I Berlin and L Harris. New York: The Free Press.
Lepore, J, and J Downs. 2005. “"Writing for History".” Why We Write. London: Routledge.
New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan
Lepore, J. 2003. “Reckoning.” Common-place 3 (2). Website Abstract

"[I]f Joss Whedon, spy in the house of love, isn't willing or able to wrestle with the legacy of slavery, who is?"

Lepore, J. 2003. “The Sea in Me Blood.” Common-place 4 (1). Website Abstract

"Why, bless me watery soul, are pirates now so silly that the word 'avast' makes people sputter?"