The Hazlitt Review
The Hazlitt Society
publishes The Hazlitt Review, an annual peer-reviewed journal, the
first internationally to be devoted to Hazlitt studies.
aims to promote and maintain Hazlitt’s standing, both in the academy and to a
wider readership, by providing a forum for new writing on Hazlitt and his contemporaries by scholars and lay readers alike.
Contents of our earlier issues can be accessed free on this page.
LATEST ISSUE: Volume 9 (September 2016)
Hazlitt and Journalism
Ian Haywood, 'Hazlitt and the Monarchy'
Lucasta Miller, 'Liber Amoris, the Literary Gazette, and LEL'
David Cote, 'At Hazlitt's Grave'
Claire Sheridan, 'A Tragedy Called 'The Last Man': Hazlitt's Joke on Francis Place'
Reviews: Kevin Gilmartin, William Hazlitt: Political Essayist, reviewed by Octavia Cox.
Anahid Nersessian, Utopia Limited: Romanticism and Adjustment, reviewed by Paul Hamilton
James Grande and John Stevenson (eds.) William Cobbett, Romanticism and the Enlightenment, reviewed by Claire Sheridan
Report on the 12th Hazlitt Day-school and 2013 Annual Hazlitt Lecture, by Philipp Hunnekuhl
Survey of Hazlitt Studies, 2009-2104, Philipp Hunnekuhl
We invite essays of 4,000 to 9,000 words in length on any aspect of William Hazlitt’s work and life; articles relating Hazlitt to wider Romantic circles, topics, or discourses are also expressly welcome, as are reviews of books pertaining to such matters.
Contributions should follow the MHRA style and should be sent by email to James Whitehead or Philipp Hunnekuhl. Submissions will be considered year-round, but must be received by 1st March to be considered for publication in the same year’s Review. We regret that we cannot publish material already published or submitted elsewhere. Contributors who require their articles to be open access (under the RCUK policy effective from the 1st April 2013) should indicate this, and they will be made freely available on this website on publication.
Subscriptions, including annual membership of the Hazlitt Society, are £10 (individual) or £15 (corporate or institution) per annum. Overseas subscriptions are $24/£15 (individual) or $35/£25 (corporate).
The Review is distributed by the Society, at the annual lecture or by post. Please contact the Society at firstname.lastname@example.org in order to set up a new subscription, including in your message a full postal address for the receipt of your copy. Subscription payments for individual members are preferred by annual standing order (account details on request) or by PayPal.
Payments are also accepted by cheque or postal order, made payable to the Hazlitt Society, to James Whitehead, School of Humanities and Social Science, Liverpool John Moores University, John Foster Building, 80–98 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5UZ.
For libraries and other institutional or corporate subscribers, orders can be placed through EBSCO or Harrassowitz GmbH in both the UK and the US, and other forms of payment are also accepted, as above.
The Review is distributed by the Society to all subscribers, so please contact us concurrently with the address to which copies for your library or institution should be dispatched.
Individual back issues can be purchased for £2, or £12 for a complete set of seven issues to date. (Overseas: $4/$26), including postage. We are also happy to send back issues to current Society members gratis.
Please address enquiries to email@example.com or by post to James Whitehead.
Editor: Uttara Natarajan
Assistant Editors: James Whitehead, Philipp Hunnekuhl
|Geoffrey Bindman||James Mulvihill|
|David Bromwich||Tom Paulin|
|Jon Cook||Seamus Perry|
|Gregory Dart||Michael Simpson|
|Philip Davis||Fiona Stafford|
|A.C. Grayling||Graeme Stones|
|Paul Hamilton||John Whale|
|Ian Mayes||Duncan Wu|