Lewis Lapham

Author and Editor

Bio

Lewis Lapham is the former editor of Harper's Magazine and the author of ""Notebook,"" an award-winning monthly essay in Harper's. He has worked for many years as a journalist and from 1989-1991, hosted his own TV series, ""Bookmark.""

Featured Work

Gag Rule: On the Stifling of Dissent and the Suppression of Democracy by Lewis Lapham

JUN 28, 2004 Transcript

Gag Rule: On the Stifling of Dissent and the Suppression of Democracy

Lewis Lapham criticizes the suppression of dissenting voices in the aftermath of September 11th and the complicity of the media in manipulating public opinion on ...