= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1936 / September | View All Issues |

September 1936

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

337-342 PDF

The bonus that was earned·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

343-357 PDF

The kingfish of Massachusetts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

358-367 PDF

[Post-war·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The literary twenties

Article

368-377 PDF

Behind the drought·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

378-385 PDF

In right·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

385 PDF

The hound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

395 PDF

Brief fires·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

396-402 PDF

Canary song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

403-411 PDF

The middle-aged Middle West·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

412-420 PDF

Post-convention reflections·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

421-430 PDF

The new science of sound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

431-437 PDF

The psychology of the profit motive·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

437 PDF

Sonnet to man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

438-441 PDF

The cat and the law·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

441-444 PDF

Notes on changes in motoring·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

445-448 PDF

A Puritan tercentenary·

= 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.

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

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

June 2015

Loitering With Intent

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Polite Coup

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Findings

What Went Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Shooting Down Man the Hunter

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
What Went Wrong·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In the seventh year of his presidency, Barack Obama was presenting himself as a politician who followed the path of least resistance. This is a disturbing confession.”
Photograph by Pete Souza
Article
Surviving a Failed Pregnancy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If this woman — who spent her days studying gray screens for early signs of gestation — could not see my pregnancy, what were the chances that anyone else would?”
Illustration by Leigh Wells
Article
Interesting Facts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“My husband is forty-six. I am forty-five. He does not think that, in my forties, after cancer, chemotherapy, and chemically induced menopause, I can get pregnant again, but sisters, I know my womb. It’s proven.”
Photograph by McNair Evans
Post
Kid Chocolate’s Place·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Cuban eyes often look close to tears.”
Illustration by the author
Article
Thirty Million Gallons Under the Sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If you short-circuit the bottom, you threaten the entire cycle,” Joye told me. “Without a healthy ocean, we’ll all be dead.”
Illustration by John Ritter

Length in days of the sentence Russian blogger Alexei Navalny served for leading an opposition rally last year:

15

Israeli researchers developed software that evaluates the depression of bloggers.

A teenager in Singapore was convicted of obscenity for posts critical of Lee Kuan Yew, the country’s founding father, that included an image of Lee having sex with Margaret Thatcher.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Subways Are for Sleeping

By

“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”

Subscribe Today