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meet the agents

Meet the Agents

Join us for a conversation with Esmond Harmsworth of Zachary Shuster Harmsworth, Katherine Flynn of Kneerim, Williams & Bloom, and Rebecca Podos of the Rees Literary Agency about what it takes to get published. Thursday, September 25 at 5:30 pm, Straus Common Room, Harvard Yard.

Poetry Daily

Poetry Daily to feature Susan Barba

On Monday, June 16, Poetry Daily will feature Susan Barba's fine poem "Fair Sun" from HR 45.

HR 45

HR in the Harvard Gazette

The Harvard Gazette has run an article detailing Harvard Review's recent accolades.

Stories from Harvard Review are also slated to appear in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014, Best American Mystery Stories 2014 and Best Canadian Short Stories 2014. “It’s been a great year for us,” said Christina Thompson, editor of Harvard Review. “I’m always so happy for our contributors when their work is acknowledged in this way.”

Read the whole article here.


Harvard Review at Litfest!

Tomorrow in Ticknor Lounge at 6:00pm, Harvard Review will host a publications fair including undergraduate journals and organizations such as Tuesday, The Advocate, Speak Out Loud, Third Space, Satire V, and Harvard Book Review. Following the reception there will be a panel next door with Harvard's creative writing faculty in Fong Auditorium at 8:00pm.

On Thursday, come see Christina Thompson's panel "The Critic and the Crowd" with C. Max Magee, Jeffrey Howe, and Parul Sehgal in the Barker Center's Thompson Room at 12:00pm.

Unknown University

Healy Finalist for Best Translated Book Award

Harvard Review's Managing Editor Laura Healy's translation of Roberto Bolaño's collected poetry is a finalist for Three Percent's Best Translated Book Awards in Poetry for 2014. Congratulations, Laura!
O. Henry Prize Stories

Duraj Chosen for O. Henry Prize Stories

Congratulations to Halina Duraj for receiving an O. Henry Prize for "Fatherland," which appeared in Harvard Review 43. Look for her story in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014, to be published in September 2014 by Vintage Books & Anchor Books.
Best American Mystery Stories

Engel Chosen For Best American Mystery Stories

Patricia Engel's story, "Aida," from Harvard Review 43, has been picked up by Best American Mystery Stories. Congratulations, Patricia!
Christina Thompson

Christina Thompson on the Harvard Extension School Blog

In a guest post on the Harvard Extension School blog, Harvard Review editor Christina Thompson gives her advice for how to improve your writing. Read her thoughts here.
Ask the Writing Teacher

Harvard Review on The Millions

Our Senior Reader, Rachel Branwen, was recently interviewed for the Ask the Writing Teacher column on The Millions. Read the article here .
Jonathan Weinert

Weinert Featured on Poetry Daily

Poetry Daily will be featuring Jonathan Weinert's poem, "History," from Harvard Review 44 on November 27.