= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1912 / November | View All Issues |

November 1912

Article

812, 902-913 PDF

Odessa–the portal of an empire·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

813-822 PDF

Your United States·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Human citizens [(eighth paper)]

Fiction

823-831 PDF

Ambush·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

832-838 PDF

The reservoirs of contagion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

839-849 PDF

Shorty Smith’s widows·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

850-861 PDF

Mary and the marabout·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

861 PDF

Late summer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

862-868 PDF

A Croesus of Gingerbread Cove·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

869-892 PDF

The judgment house·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A novel (chaps. XIII-XVII)

Fiction

893-901 PDF

Abroad·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

901 PDF

The alien hours·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

914-922 PDF

The elder sister·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

936-946 PDF

An educated lady·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

947-952 PDF

Conflicts of usage in the pronoun·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

953-957 PDF

Clifford·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

958-961 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

958-961 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

962-964 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

962-964 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-968 PDF

The blue bowl·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

965-972 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

968 PDF

Patience rewarded·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

968 PDF

The ruling passion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

968 PDF

Rebuked·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

968 PDF

Generosity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

968 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Not available·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Pertinent·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

One way·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

969 PDF

Monarch·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

No chances·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Frigid·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Art versus matrimony·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

When Greek meets Greek·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Experienced·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

970 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Too much·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Protection·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Modern methods·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Good climbers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

The Indian never forgets·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

Proof positive·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

971 PDF

There are others·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

The consequence·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

The train·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

A matter of spelling·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

972 PDF

Not edible·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 165 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

March 2017

Tyranny of the Minority

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Texas is the Future

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Family Values

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Itchy Nose

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Black Like Who?

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Matter of Life

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Texas is the Future·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Illustration (detail) by John Ritter
Post
The Forty-Fifth President·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph (detail) by Philip Montgomery
Article
Itchy Nose·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Artwork (detail) © The Kazuto Tatsuta/Kodansha Ltd
Article
A Matter of Life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph (detail) by Edwin Tse
Article
Black Like Who?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

I first heard the name Barack Obama in the spring of 2004, while visiting my mother in Chicago. As we sat around the kitchen table early one spring morning, I noticed a handsome studio portrait among the pictures, lists, cards, and other totems of family life fastened to the refrigerator door. “Who’s the guy with the ears?” I asked, assuming he was some distant relative or family friend I didn’t know or else had forgotten. “Barack Obama,” she answered with a broad smile. “He’s running for Senate, but he’s going to be the first black president.”

Photograph © Jon Lowenstein/NOOR

Ratio of the average cost of a gallon of gas in Britain last September to that of a gallon of Starbucks coffee:

1:4

The faculty of embarrassment was located in the pregenual anterior cingulate cortex by neurologists who made brain-damaged subjects sing along to “My Girl” and then listen to their own singing played back without musical accompaniment.

Greece evacuated 72,000 people from the town of Thessaloniki while an undetonated World War II–era bomb was excavated from beneath a gas station.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Who Goes Nazi?

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

By

"It is an interesting and somewhat macabre parlor game to play at a large gathering of one’s acquaintances: to speculate who in a showdown would go Nazi. By now, I think I know. I have gone through the experience many times—in Germany, in Austria, and in France. I have come to know the types: the born Nazis, the Nazis whom democracy itself has created, the certain-to-be fellow-travelers. And I also know those who never, under any conceivable circumstances, would become Nazis."

Subscribe Today