The London Magazine is the UK’s oldest cultural journal featuring the best original poetry, short fiction, cultural reviews and literary essays since 1732.
This issue includes:
Roger Scruton – A review of Rowan William’s latest collection Poems of Rowan Williamspublished by Carcanet this year.
Charles Spencer – The 9th Earl Spencer examines the enemies of Charles I in the lead up to his execution inspired by his new book Killers of the Kingbrought out by Bloomsbury later this year.Grevel Lindop – writes on his acquaintance and encounters with the poetry and person that is Sebastian Barker, former Editor of The London Magazine, who passed away this year.
Plus much more!
Fictitious Dishes, Famous Meals From Literature by Dinah Fried
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WHAT IS THIS
IS THIS A LIBRARY IN A THEATRE
ALL OF MY DREAMS HAVE JUST COME TRUE
oh. oh my god.
this is genuinely the most beautiful thing i have ever seen
This is a book store called El Ateneo in Buenos Aires, Argentina! You can have coffee while sitting on the stage. One of my favorite places in my city.
It’s a BOOKSTORE?!
there are balconies where you can sit to read too
and that’s the stage where you can have a coffee :)
This is the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen.
There are all sorts of calls for submissions, publishers open to queries and opportunities to self-publish, but how do you find out about them?
Finding calls for submissions:
- See that search box up in the top right corner of Tumblr? Type in Call for Submissions and see what you get.
- Do the…
The London Magazine’s Poetry competition is open now!
Submit your poems to the oldest, most prestigious literary journal in the UK, home to Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes & more before the 30th June to enter The London Magazine’s Poetry Competition.
Send any questions to either this inbox or email@example.com.
For the first time since its resurgence, The London Magazine will be hosting a worldwide poetry competition which will be open for all ages.
Opening Date: 1st May 2014
Closing Date: 30th June 2014
This will be a chance to get published in the most prestigious literary journal in the UK…
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Avoid using semi-colons in fiction. Break the sentence into two instead.
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If you think you should avoid using semicolons, then you don’t know how to use semicolons. Let me help you with that.
1st: £500 + magazine publication
2nd: £300 + website publication
3rd: £200 + website publication
The winners will be announced at our House of Commons event in January.
Entry fee: £10. This competition closes on the 31st October
"The London Magazine’s Short Story Competition is the smithy where the most glittering new narratives are forged" - Steven O’Brien, Editor of The London Magazine.
To find out more, you can either email Jess through TheLondonMag tumblr or visit our website for more details here.