= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1995 / September | View All Issues |

September 1995

Photography

Front cover PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Letters

2-3, 75, 78 PDF

Letters·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Notebook

5-7 PDF

Elfland·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Harper’s Index

9 PDF

Harper’s index·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Readings

11-29 PDF

[Article]

How Time fed the internet porn panic·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

A lesson in charity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

More pie, baby?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

Readings·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

The U.N.’s secret history·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Dishing the dirt in the new Saigon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

A hot time in old Nanjing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Esprit de mort·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Asia-Pacific ant farm·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Secularism’s blind faith·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

Readings·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Cartoon]

The glory of capitalism·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Fiction]

An American dream·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

A man killing his enemy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

In the country of schizophrenia·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

There she is, Miss Furniture Display·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

A writer’s gift·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

Miriam·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

Hellen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Collection]

[untitled]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Poetry]

Title search·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Giu in fondo·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

Front cover, 31-38 PDF

Put on a happy face·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Masking the differences between blacks and whites

Fiction

54, 56-57, 62-65 PDF

Make me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

66-68, 70-72, 74 PDF

Never let the locals see your map·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Why most travel writers should stay home

Double acrostic

79 PDF

No. 153·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Puzzle

80 PDF

No entry·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $34.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2014

50,000 Life Coaches Can’t Be Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quinoa Quarrel

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

You Had to Be There

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Study in Sherlock

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
“In Thunupa’s footsteps grew a miraculous plant that could withstand drought, cold, and even salt, and still produce a nutritious grain.”
Photograph by Lisa M. Hamilton
Article
A Study in Sherlock·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“It is central to the pleasure of the Sherlock Holmes stories that they invite play, and that they were never meant to be taken seriously.”
Illustration by Frederic Dorr Steele
Post
My Top 5 Metal Albums and Their Poetic Counterparts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“1. Death, The Sound of Perseverance (Nuclear Blast, 1998)”
Photograph (detail) by Peter Beste
Article
Found Money·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“I have spent my entire adult existence in a recession. Like most people I talk to, I assume the forces that control the market are at best random and at worst rigged. The auction shows only confirm that suspicion.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Post
The School of Permanent Revolución·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The University of Venezuela has provided a consistent counterweight to governmental authority, but it has also reliably produced the elite of whatever group replaced the status quo.”
Photograph © Daniel Lansberg-Rodríguez

Percentage of Americans who believe that there is baseball in heaven:

56

The Vatican said that fewer people were confessing their sins.

After being convicted of tax fraud in Italy, 77-year-old former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced to a year of community service at a home for the elderly in Lombardy.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Citizen Walmart

By

The retail giant’s unlikely romance with small farmers

Subscribe Today