Client Meeting: Harper’s Magazine

September 25, 2012

By Conor Risch

© Gus Powell

Photos of the Bronx Zoo by Gus Powell, including the one above, illustrated David Samuels's Harper's Magazine essay "Wild Things: Animal nature, human racism, and the future of zoos."

When it was announced earlier this year that Harper’s Magazine had earned a 2012 National Magazine Award and two finalist recognitions, it was familiar territory for the country’s oldest monthly. Harper’s has won 19 of the awards—along with a cabinet-full of other recognitions—and is regularly nominated. Yet for anyone save the magazine’s subscribers and the lengthy list of prominent and...

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