The Courier Archives
Artists and writers
From the start, the Courier has highlighted the work of some of the most influential creators of the past centuries.
Special issue on Picasso (1980)
Interview with Chucho Valdés (2017)
Fighting racial discrimination
From Claude Lévi-Strauss' work to Nelson Mandela's history, the Courier has always provided a powerful platform for debates and discussions on racism.
Claude Lévi-Strauss: The view from afar – A selection of Lévi-Strauss' articles (2008)
'Racism does not need racists' by Jorge Majfud (2019)
In the Courier, the future of the Earth has continuously been at the heart of the debate. Check out some of our publications across time and place:
Man against nature (1958)
The new world of the ocean (1986)
Welcome to the Anthropocene! (2018)
Portraits of science
Special issue on Marie Curie (1967)
Special issue on Copernicus (1973)
Special issue on Al-Biruni (1974)
Special issue on Einstein (1979)
Special issue on Darwin (1982)
The treasures of Nubia
In 1960 UNESCO launched an international campaign to save the Monuments of Nubia, which ended up lasting twenty years. Dive back into this success story.
Abu Simbel: Now or never (1964)
Victory in Nubia (1964)