HLR #5 is here!

launch: June 13, 2016

Our spring/summer issue, featuring the winners of our Emerging Writers Fiction Contest—and a whole bunch of other great stuff—launched on June 13 at Harbord House in Toronto [150 Harboured St. 7-9pm]. Thanks to all who came out!

This issue features exciting new prose, poetry, interviews and comics from: George Elliott ClarkeJennifer LovegroveMarina EndicottDarren O’DonnellWab KinewBrittany SmithMoez SuraniMahak JainGeorgia WilderBardia SinaeeMark LaliberteTom Thor Buchanan—plus, a stunning portfolio by painter Kim Dorland.


HLR is the creation of Humber College’s Department of English, and its collective includes writers, academics, critics, visual artists, and linguists. Our goal is to share our enthusiasm for work that provokes, excites, and entertains — writing that makes you want to read more.