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HHR is Now Accepting Submissions for the 2014 Print Issue!

Detail from "Growths" by Felix Kalmenson Detail from “Growths” by Felix Kalmenson (cover image for the HHR 2013)

Submissions are now open for our 2014 print issue!

Deadline: January 15 2014.

To submit, head over to our submissions page.

For inspiration,…

Hart House Literary and Poetry Contests now accepting submissions!

The Hart House Literary and Library Committee sponsors annual poetry and fiction contests, open to all current and alumni Hart House members. The Hart House Review publishes the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners of each contest in the annual print issue, as well as online.

DEADLINE for submissions: January 17 2014. 

See our CONTESTS page for more details.


The Hart House Review 2014 Print Annual is still in search of a Layout Editor!

The Hart House Review 2014 Print Annual is still in search of a Layout Editor!

This position exists primarily to design, organize and strategically layout the print annual issue of the HHR. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Entire layout process of the print annual in preparation for final printing with Coach House Press. Assisting in design…

Deadline extended for staff applications!

The Hart House Review is Seeking Staff!

The Hart House Review is currently staffing for the 2013-14 year. We are looking to fill the following positions:

Managing Editor
Layout Editor
Fiction Editor
Poetry Editor
Art Editor
Publicity and Media Representative

We are also looking for members of our Editorial Board, which helps to select works of literature and art…

“Earth Eaters” by Emily Paskevics

For the next few months, we will be uploading all of the incredible poetry, fiction, and artwork that was contributed to this year’s print issue of the Hart House Review. This post, Emily Paskevics’ poem “Earth Eaters,” marks the first instalment. We hope you enjoy! – HHR

For a long life, she…

HHR Launch Party, April 18 2013

All Photographs by Casey Cunningham

See more on our Flickr page.




UofT News interviews the HHR’s editor-in-chief, Tracy Kyncl, about this year’s magazine!

Editorial team from left: Anne Rucchetto, Nicolas Scroggins, Anna Gallagher-Ross, Tracy Kyncl, Evangeline Holtz, Sarah Malik, Clara Wells-Verschuren (photo by Dominic Ali) 

Absent from photo: Kira Wronska Dorward, Darcy L Gauthier, and Anamarija Korolj

Dominic Ali 

Founded in 1992, the Hart House Review is a showcase for aspiring visual artists and writers, featuring poetry,…

Hart House Review 2013: Available Nationwide This Month!

Fiction and Poetry Contest Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Hart House Fiction and Poetry Contests.

Fiction Contest Winners:

1st Prize- “Christine” by Selin Keyiş 2nd Prize-“Audrey Bannister” by Eddie Mark 3rd Prize-“Directions to the Lake” by Sean Allingham Honorable Mention-“Mirrors” by Jonathan Ding

Fiction Contest Judges:

Lauren Kirshner, Michael Redhill, Rebecca Silver Slayter

Poetry Contest Winners:

1st prize: Mat Laporte 2nd prize: Melina…