The MIR8 editors proudly present the definitive cover of its volume, coming out September next!
MIR8 editors share the blurb for their extraordinary issue, the authors and guest authors' biographies and all-round relevant information about the forthcoming issue!
The MIR Editors are proud to present a mockup of its eighth issue front cover. For your delight.
MIR8 launch set for 27 September
The MIR8 editorial team share some of the highlights from the upcoming issue 8 of The Mechanics' Institute Review.
The original version of a story Hub regular Melissa De Villiers has rewritten as Mask - published for the first time on the Hub. Read Melissa's discussion about the story's progress here.
A short story from M.I.R 4. Join Bert and Ernie for a spot of surveillance...
The members of MIR's editorial team set themselves seven questions as a way of describing and evaluating the experience of working on The Mechanics’ Institute Review, Issue 7 (MIR7). These are their answers.
On 30th September, the seventh edition of Birkbeck's Mechanics' Institute Review is published. Read on for more information about the exciting MIR7.
As a taster of the new issue, published at the end of the month, this is an extract from one of our stories by SJ Ahmed.
MIR is the Birkbeck Creative Writing Programme’s annual publication The Mechanics’ Institute Review. An anthology of writing from new and established authors, M.I.R. aims to showcase some of the best new writing by Birkbeck students and take the temperature of the literary world by publishing new work from established authors. Guest authors have included Chris Adrian, Amit Chaudhuri, David Foster Wallace, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Richard Milward, TC Boyle, among many others. Issue 9 will be published in September 2012.