= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

2000 / November | View All Issues |

November 2000

Photography

Front cover PDF

Emerging man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Letters

4-7 PDF

Letters·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Notebook

9-11 PDF

Cleopatra’s nose·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Harper’s Index

13 PDF

Harper’s index·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Readings

15-35 PDF

[Article]

It’s not like falling asleep·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Photography]

Nesting colony, Bourgogne, 1997·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

On Gore and nothingness·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Don’t try this at home·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

What Itchy and Scratchy know·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

The porcelain war museum project·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Citizen Berezovsky·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

I [love] Malaysia·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Dope fiends·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Quilt, 1999·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Poetry]

Not guilty·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Article]

What dreams may come·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Fiction]

Crimper·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Veneer 4·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Raised by magazines·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Baby arm reaching·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Farmer farming·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Lik-a-maid·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Collection]

[untitled]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

The climate & the weather·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[illustration]

Leaving the spoiled nest·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

41 PDF

Untitled·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

44 PDF

Timeline of reparations for American slavery·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

67-71 PDF

A line to walk on·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The art of a graceful exit

Fiction

82-89 PDF

Make a wish·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Puzzle

91 PDF

Hearts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

92 PDF

Party poopers·

= 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