Asparagus Tops

By Joyce Wadler Harper’s, July 1973 I am on the phone with Robert Kushner, a 23-year-old conceptual artist who makes clothes out of food, and we are having a discussion about what he will design for me.  “I’d love to make you something in asparagus,” he says. “I could...

The Listeners

By Joyce Wadler Harper’s, February 1974 More than one person has suggested that if, in these times of troubled Presidential credibility and general bad faith, anyone wanted to get to the bottom of the Watergate affair really fast, he could just ask the telephone...