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Black Dress with White Collar

Once upon a time there was an expert. And then he fell from grace.

Killer Queens

Lapham's Quarterly

When women ran the empire—and their history was preserved by men.

The upper classes once imposed the fashion staple on their servants—then they stole it back from them.

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What would "zero tolerance" really look like?

Nature's fury, or human nature?

How plunder, violence and intimidation built a great American city.

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