Advertise in The Malahat Review

The Malahat Review sells advertising space at competitive rates to small presses, magazine publishers, booksellers, and other literary organizations. The ads run in the magazine’s book review section.

2023 Schedule

spring 2023 summer 2023 fall 2023 winter 2023
Reserve by: Feb6 May 5 Aug 4 Oct 27
Ads due: Feb 20 May 19  Aug 18 Nov 10
Print date: Mar 31  Jun 30 Sep 29  Jan 8 (2024)
In mailboxes: May Aug Nov Feb (2024)



Colours Size 1x 2x 4x
1-colour Full-page size $195 CAD $185 CAD $175 CAD
1-colour Half-page size $145 CAD $135 CAD $125 CAD
4-colour Half-page size
(Outside back cover)
$650 CAD $600 CAD $550 CAD


Full-page 4.167" wide by 7.083" deep
Half-page or inside page 4.167" wide by 3.417" deep
Outside back cover 5" wide by 3" deep
Download specifications


Please supply artwork as press-quality PDF using Adobe's "export> Adobe PDF (print)" settings (use .AI or .EPS vector logos and/or masthead artwork in your ad layout; photographs or book cover images should be greyscale mode, no spot or process colours, 300 dpi, fonts embedded) or as a high resolution .TIF (greyscale mode, 300 dpi, LZW compression recommended). Text-based ads are usually best suited to PDFs, whereas image-based ads are best suited to TIFs.

Please email if you have any questions about ad specifications.

Web and E-newsletter Advertising

We run web ads sized 160 pixels wide by 310 pixels tall for 3 months for $100 CAD. All web ads are placed on our side bar and appear on every page of the website.

Ads in our monthly e-newsletter, Malahat lite, can be purchased for:

1 month (1 issue) for $50
3 months (3 issues) for $100

Ads will be placed on the side bar of the newsletter and should be sized 150 by 150 pixels.

Address for Orders and Queries

The Malahat Review
University of Victoria, McPherson Library
P.O. Box 1800
Victoria, B.C. V8W 3H5

Telephone: 250-721-8524


The Malahat Review accepts payment by cheque, money order, or credit card for paid advertising. Payment is due 30 days after invoicing.