Publishing Event

On Tuesday week 3 (23rd January) we are hosting a talk from publishing house, Stairwell Books. They’ll be answering any questions about the industry and explaining the full editorial process. Come along!! Advertisements


In week 9 we will be holding elections for our new committee. It’s a great society to be a part of and its not a huuuge time commitment but is fun and can look great on your CV too. The positions available are…. Chair: this role involves running the weekly editorial meetings, composing the feedback … More Elections

Give it a go!

This Tuesday is our Spring term Give it a Go session. If you keep meaning to come along to our meetings this is your chance – and bring your friends, coursemates and housemates too! It will start at 6pm on Tuesday 17th January for new people so we can explain a bit about what we … More Give it a go!

Launch Party

Come along to our launch party on Saturday 8th October in The Norman Rhea Gallery above Courtyard, there will be poetry readings from the last anthology, live music, wine and nibbles! It’s also a great opportunity to buy last years anthology or pick up your free copy if you were published in it or a … More Launch Party

Taster sessions!

If you’re new to The Looking Glass and want to get a feel for what it’s all about head to the F.R Leavis room on Tuesday 4th October or Saturday 8th October at 6.30 for a quick informal meeting introducing you to all things Looking Glass!

Volume 7 has arrived!

  The Looking Glass are very proud to announce that Volume 7 is now a finished product! This year Jack Richardson’s stunning photography graces the anthology cover, whilst inside readers will find whimsical illustrations by K L Rachel Cairnes and amazing creative writing that students of York have submitted to us this year! Like Lewis … More Volume 7 has arrived!

Interview with a Published Author: Malcolm Rose

After his visit to The Inklings in Autumn Term 2015, The Looking Glass decided to pick author Malcolm Rose’s brain on his newest book series ‘Outer Reaches’, the significance of science to literature and tips on successful writing. Read on to find out what Malcolm had to say in an extremely interesting interview… Thank you for agreeing … More Interview with a Published Author: Malcolm Rose