Harvard Book Review

Purpose Statement

On its website and in its quarterly printed edition, the Harvard Book Review takes a critical look at fiction, non-fiction, and poetry and publishes in-depth feature essays on broader trends in contemporary thought and literature. Writers receive free advance copies of the books they select from publishers' catalogs. The HBR holds workshops to hone skills and to give contributors a sense of professional criticism. Students have opportunities to write and edit reviews or essays, create art, design issues, and manage finances.

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