The Oxford Review of Books (ORB) is a cultural magazine based at Oxford University. It was founded in Spring 2017 , and publishes one issue every Oxford term. The most recent issue was published in March 2020.

The ORB is home to long-form book reviews and essays, as well as diary pieces, interviews and poetry. It has conducted interviews with politicians, actors, philosophers, historians, poets, classicists and activists.

The latest issue of the ORB can be purchased at Blackwell's Bookshop (Broad Street, Oxford) and newsagents across the UK and Ireland. See here for a full list of our current stockists. 

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Lucy Thynne

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The ORB is published with permission of LM Publishing Ltd, Palladium House, 1-4 Argyll St, London W1F 7LD.
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