= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1933 / March | View All Issues |

March 1933

illustration

Frontispiece PDF

In the subway·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Personal and otherwise

1-2, 4 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

4, 6 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

385-396 PDF

If Roosevelt fails·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

396 PDF

Once more within my heart·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

397-401 PDF

Cocktail party·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

402-408 PDF

The twilight of foreign missions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

409-418 PDF

Business devours its young·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

419-429 PDF

The journal of a man of letters (part I)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

430-453 PDF

Potent delta·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

475-489 PDF

The tariff delusion·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

490-492 PDF

Finding a formula·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A diplomatic episode

Article

493-503 PDF

Close-up of a ward politician·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A study from the life

The lion’s mouth

504-508 PDF

Fathers are different·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

509-510 PDF

Our terrestrial invalid·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

509-512 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

510-511 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

511-512 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

6 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

6 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

6 PDF

Index Expurgatorius·

= 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

December 2014

Gateway to Freedom

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Guns and Poses

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Christmas in Prison

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poison Apples

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Growing Up

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Beeper World·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The beeper, for a certain kind of Miami teenager in the Nineties, was an essential evolutionary adaptation.”
Photograph by Curran Hatleberg
Article
Hammer Island·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The place could have sprung from someone’s jealous dream about white people.”
Photograph by Emily Stein
Article
Growing Up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The best coming-of-age stories have a hole in the middle. They pretend to be about knowledge, but they are usually about grasping, long after it could be of any use, one’s irretrievable ignorance.”
Photograph by Ben Pier
Article
Guns and Poses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“‘It’s open shopping,’ he said. ‘A warehouse. The whole of Libya.’”
Map by Mike Reagan
Article
Christmas in Prison·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Just so you motherfuckers know, I’ll be spending Christmas with my family, eating a good meal, and you’ll all be here, right where you belong.”
Photographer unknown. Artwork courtesy Alyse Emdur

Amount that President Obama has added to America’s “brand value” according to the Nation Brands Index:

$2,100,000,000,000

A study suggested that the health effects of exposure to nuclear radiation at Chernobyl were no worse than ill health resulting from smoking and normal urban air pollution.

A Utah woman named Cameo Crispi pleaded guilty to having drunkenly attempted to burn down her ex-boyfriend’s house by igniting bacon on his kitchen stove.

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