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.

2024 Schedule

spring 2024 summer 2024 fall 2024 winter 2024
Reserve by: Feb 5 Mar 29 Aug 2 Oct 21
Ads due: Feb 20 Apr 17 Aug 16 Nov 4
Print date: Apr 5 May 31 Oct 4 Jan 7 (2025)
In mailboxes: May Aug Nov Feb (2025)



Colours Size 1x 2x 4x
1-colour Full-page size $225 CAD $215 CAD $205 CAD
1-colour Half-page size $175 CAD $165 CAD $155 CAD
4-colour Half-page size
(Outside back cover)
$680 CAD $630 CAD $580 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.

E-newsletter Advertising

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

1 month (1 issue) for $65
3 months (3 issues) for $130

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, Clearihue Bldg
P.O. Box 1700
Victoria, B.C. V8W 2Y2

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.