= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1899 / September | View All Issues |

Fiction

506-512 PDF

Misther Kilgar of Athlone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

512-527 PDF

The century’s progress in experimental psychology·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

527-535 PDF

Concerning the Jews·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

552 PDF

Whilomville stories. II.–Lynx-hunting·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

557-565 PDF

Formal gardens, and a New England example·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

566-570 PDF

A cup of tea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

570-588 PDF

Their silver wedding journey (part IX)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

588-594 PDF

An elective affinity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

608-613 PDF

When a document is official·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

625-630 PDF

On an errand of mercy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

640 PDF

Israfel·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

641-646 PDF

A cure for city corruption·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

647-648 PDF

Jes her way·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

647-654 PDF

The drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

649 PDF

A change of heart·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

649 PDF

Mixed editorial figures·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

649-650 PDF

His method·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

650 PDF

Jabez P. Hansbury·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

651 PDF

When Daphne sails with me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

654 PDF

An inky night·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

October 2014

Cassandra Among the
Creeps

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Today Is Better Than Tomorrow”

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

PBS Self-Destructs

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Monkey Did It

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
 
Rebecca Solnit on silencing women, a Marine commander returns to Iraq, the decline of PBS, and more
Article
Cassandra Among the Creeps·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

On silencing women

Astra Taylor discusses the potential and peril of the Internet as a tool for cultural democracy

Photograph © Sallie Dean Shatz
Post
Ending College Sexual Assault·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“This is not a fable about a young woman whose dreams were dashed by a sexual predator. Maya’s narrative is one of institutional failure at a school desperately trying to adapt.”
Photograph © AP/Josh Reynolds
Article
“Today Is Better Than Tomorrow”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Astra Taylor discusses the potential and peril of the Internet as a tool for cultural democracy

Photograph by Benjamin Busch
Post
Astra Taylor on The People’s Platform·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Taking back power and culture in the digital age
“There’s a pervasive and ill-advised faith that technology will promote competition if left to its own devices.”
Photograph © Deborah Degraffenried

Chance that a civilian who died in a 20th-century war was American:

1 in 62,000

A physicist calculated that mass worldwide conversion to a vegetarian diet would do more to slow global warming than cutting back on oil and gas use.

“All I saw,” said a 12-year-old neighbor of visits to the man’s house, “was just cats in little diapers.”

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST

In Praise of Idleness

By

I hope that after reading the following pages the leaders of the Y. M. C. A. will start a campaign to induce good young men to do nothing. If so, I shall not have lived in vain.

Subscribe Today