Literary Review

Literary Review

"Literary Review" is a British literary periodical founded in 1979 by Dr. Anne Smith, head of the Department of English at Edinburgh University.

Edited for many years by veteran journalist Auberon Waugh, it is now under the editorship of Nancy Sladek, and reviews a wide range of published books, including fiction, history and politics. Contributors include Nicky Haslam.

Britain's principal literary monthly, the magazine is also famous for its annual Bad Sex in Fiction Award.

Its offices are on Lexington Street in Soho.

Circulation is 44,750. [cite web | url = | title = Literary Review media kit (PDF) | accessdate=2008-9-29]


External links

* [ Official site]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Literary Review — Beschreibung britisches Literaturmagazin Erstausgabe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Literary Review of Canada or LRC — The Literary Review of Canada (or LRC ) is a Canadian magazine that publishes ten times a year. The magazine publishes essays and reviews of books on political, cultural and social topics, as well as Canadian poetry. In January 2008 the LRC… …   Wikipedia

  • literary review — noun a review devoted to literary criticism • Hypernyms: ↑review …   Useful english dictionary

  • literary review — educated critique of a book …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Latin American Literary Review/Press — Latin American Literary Review Press, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a non profit organization made up of two entities: the Latin American Literary Review, a scholarly journal, and the Latin American Literary Review Press, which… …   Wikipedia

  • Oxford Literary Review —   Discipline Literature Language English …   Wikipedia

  • Quarterly Literary Review Singapore — is a Singapore literary journal founded by Toh Hsien Min in 2001. The journal is structured as a non profit volunteer collective, and publishes poetry, short stories, essays, criticism and intervi ews, among others, from writers in Singapore and… …   Wikipedia

  • Cosmopolis: A Literary Review — was a multi lingual literary magazine published between January 1896 and November 1898. The lead edition of Cosmopolis was published in London, but local editions of the magazine were also published in Berlin, Paris, and Saint Petersburg. Each… …   Wikipedia

  • Bellevue literary review — The Bellevue Literary Review is a literary journal published by the Department of Medicine at New York University that focusses on health and healing. The editor in chief is essayist Danielle Ofri.The journal was founded in 2001. Among the poets… …   Wikipedia

  • literary magazines —    The literary magazine has a British history that reaches back to the eighteenth century, and these early magazines prescribed a format which many of the magazines of the late twentieth century in Britain have largely held to: polemic critique …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”