= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1973 / August | View All Issues |

August 1973

Photography

Front cover PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Wraparound

3 PDF

Friends·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Making the connection

Collection, Wraparound

3-10, 95-98 PDF

Friends: making the connection·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

Beyond the pail·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

Card encounter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

4 PDF

The Cabots speak only to God·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

5 PDF

To noble companions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

5 PDF

How to tell a friend from an acquaintance·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Suffocations·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Benign indifference·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Come together·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

In the crucible·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Going it alone·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

6 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

7 PDF

Institutional friends·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

7 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

7 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

7 PDF

Uses of enemies·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

7 PDF

The flip side·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

8 PDF

Your friend·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

8 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

8 PDF

Pen pals·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

8 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

8 PDF

The striving crowd·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

9 PDF

Group soup·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

9 PDF

The price of privacy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

9 PDF

What! You too?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

10 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

10 PDF

Body and spirit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

10 PDF

In an alien land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

12-14 PDF

Marijuana politics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Iowa, 1973

Article

16, 18, 24-26, 28, 30 PDF

The torture cure·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Performing arts

32, 36-39 PDF

Porn in the sun·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Performing arts

32, 36-39 PDF

Performing arts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

43-46, 48, 51-52, 54 PDF

The temptation of a sacred cow·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

55-58 PDF

We shall fight them on the beaches . . .·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

61-64, 66-67 PDF

Monster in a mason jar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

68 PDF

After midnight·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

68 PDF

The whippet ball·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

68-69 PDF

Epigrams on the death of a rival poet·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

70-72, 74-79 PDF

The phantom of Beverly Hills·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Commentary

80 PDF

To PBS·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Commentary

80-81 PDF

“Help stamp out opera!”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Commentary

82 PDF

Ã? la Rube·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Commentary

82-83 PDF

A tea drinker looks at the American coffee ceremony·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

84-86, 88-89 PDF

Baldessari’s Dead Sea flights·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Books

90-92 PDF

In defense of the children of Cain·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Books

93-94 PDF

Alimentary, my dear Watson·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

95 PDF

Friendship made simple·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A pocket guide

Wraparound

95 PDF

Hands across the water·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

96 PDF

Liberty, fraternity, etc.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

96 PDF

Cronyism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

96 PDF

Wraparound·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

96-98 PDF

16 healthy games·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Wraparound

99 PDF

Readers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

99 PDF

Winning the GEBTC·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

By way of introduction·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

The handyman can·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

George Washington special·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

The taming of the screw·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

Greatest grater·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100 PDF

Stick ‘em up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

100-101 PDF

Light unto my path·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Wraparound

100-102 PDF

Tools for living·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

101 PDF

Home fire alarm·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

101 PDF

Bargain bailiwick·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

101 PDF

You get the idea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Wraparound

101 PDF

How to order·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Harper’s game

103 PDF

Conjugations·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Letters

104 PDF

Letters·

= 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

September 2014

Israel and Palestine

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Washington Is Burning

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

On Free Will

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

They Were Awake

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
Arab artists take up — and look past — regional politics
“When everyday life regularly throws up images of terror and drama and the technological sublime, how can a photographer compete?”
“Qalandia 2087, 2009,” by Wafa Hourani
Post
“There was torture by the previous regime and by the current Iraqi regime,” Dr. Amin said. “Torture by our Kurdish government, torture by Syrians, torture by the U.S.”
Visiting His Own Grave © Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
Article
The Tale of the Tape·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Heroin isn’t the weakness Art Pepper submits to; it’s the passion he revels in.”
Photograph (detail) © Laurie Pepper
Criticism
The Soft-Kill Solution·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Policymakers, recognizing the growing influence of civil disobedience and riots on the direction of the nation, had already begun turning to science for a response."
Illustration by Richard Mia
New Books
New Books·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

 
“Almond insists that watching football does more than feed an appetite for violence. It’s a kind of modern-day human sacrifice, and it makes us more likely to go to war.”
Photograph by Harold Edgerton

Chance that a movie script copyrighted in the U.S. before 1925 was written by a woman:

1 in 2

Engineers funded by the United States military were working on electrical brain implants that will enable the creation of remote-controlled sharks.

Malaysian police were seeking fifteen people who appeared in an online video of the Malaysia-International Nude Sports Games 2014 Extravaganza, and Spanish police fined six Swiss tourists conducting an orgy in the back of a moving van for not wearing their seatbelts.

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