Beth J. Harpaz

For Beth J. Harpaz's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Revisiting the 1964 New York World's Fair, 50 years on

Apr 26, 2014

Revisiting the 1964 New York World's Fair, 50 years on

You can just barely see them through the window of the No. 7 subway as it rattles into the elevated station in Corona, Queens: a gigantic steel sphere, two rocket ships, and towers that appear to be capped by flying saucers. These unusual landmarks ...