= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1940 / April | View All Issues |

April 1940

Personal and otherwise

1-2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12-13 PDF

[various]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Personal and otherwise

14, 16, 18 PDF

Reviewer reviewed·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

449-462; 1 PDF

The war and America·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

460-473 PDF

News-letters·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A revolution in journalism

Fiction

474-484 PDF

That woman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

484 PDF

Spring in the wood·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

485-488; 4 PDF

Now for the 1940 census·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

489-497 PDF

Our job in the Far East·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

498-505 PDF

Soap opera·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

506-507 PDF

Four country poems·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

508-512 PDF

WQXR·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Quality on the air

Article

513-522 PDF

Europe’s frontier lies on the Danube·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

523-525 PDF

Dancing lesson·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

526-534 PDF

Mental testing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A protest

Poetry

534 PDF

Sonnet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

To N. in sickness

Article

535-545 PDF

He who gets sick·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

545 PDF

Wise fool’s paradise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

546-552 PDF

Wanted·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

New small businesses

One man’s meat

553-556 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

557-560 PDF

Maternity floor·

= 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

April 2015

The Joke

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Abolish High School

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Beat Reporter

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Going It Alone

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Rotten Ice

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Life After Guantánamo

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

[Browsings]
Photograph by the author
Article
Rotten Ice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“When I asked if we were going to die, he smiled and said, ‘Imaqa.’ Maybe.”
Photograph © Kari Medig
Article
Life After Guantánamo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I’ve seen the hell and I’m still in the beginning of my life.”
Illustration by Caroline Gamon
Article
Going It Alone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The call to solitude is universal. It requires no cloister walls and no administrative bureaucracy, only the commitment to sit down and still ourselves to our particular aloneness.”
Photograph by Richard Misrach
Article
No Slant to the Sun·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“She didn’t speak the language, beyond “¿cuánto?” and “demasiado,” but that didn’t stop her. She wanted things. She wanted life, new experiences, a change in the routine.”
Photograph © Stuart Franklin/Magnum Photos

Acreage of a Christian nudist colony under development in Florida:

240

Florida’s wildlife officials decided to remove the manatee, which has a mild taste that readily adapts to recipes for beef, from the state’s endangered-species list.

A 64-year-old mother and her 44-year-old son were arrested for running a gang that stole more than $100,000 worth of toothbrushes from Publix, Walmart, Walgreens, and CVS stores in Florida.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Driving Mr. Albert

By

He could be one of a million beach-bound, black-socked Florida retirees, not the man who, by some odd happenstance of life, possesses the brain of Albert Einstein — literally cut it out of the dead scientist's head.

Subscribe Today