Studies in Hogg and his World

Contributions to Studies in Hogg and his World should be sent electronically to the Editor, Dr. Holly Faith Nelson (

We follow the style recommended by the Modern Humanities Research Association ( All contributions go through a double-blind peer-review process. Books for review should be sent to the Editor at the Department of English, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Road, Langley, BC Canada V2Y 1Y1.

Those wishing to join the James Hogg Society (which includes a subscription to this journal) should write to the Treasurer, Robin Maclachlan (

For further information about the James Hogg Society, please contact the Secretary Holly Faith Nelson ( News about Hogg and about the Society can be found at:                    

Our primary focus is on the life and work of James Hogg, but we are also interested in the larger world of late eighteenth and early nineteenth-century Scotland. 

Advisory Editors

Professor Sharon Alker (Whitman College)

Dr Paul Barnaby (University of Edinburgh)

Professor Ian Campbell (University of Edinburgh)

Dr Ian Duncan (University of California Berkeley)

Professor Angela Esterhammer (University of Toronto)

Professor Peter Garside (University of Edinburgh)

Dr Suzanne Gilbert (University of Stirling)

Dr Robin MacLachlan (Treasurer, James Hogg Society)

Dr Anthony Mandal (University of Wales, Cardiff)

Professor Silvia Mergenthal (University of Konstanz)

Professor Holly Faith Nelson (Trinity Western University)

Dr Meiko O’Halloran (University of Newcastle)

Professor Murray Pittock (University of Glasgow)

Professor Patrick Scott (University of South Carolina)

Professor Fiona Stafford (Somerville College, University of Oxford)

Professor Graham Tulloch (Flinders University)

Andrew Currie, James Hogg Monument (1860), St. Mary's Loch (Photograph by Gordon Elliott, CC BY-SA 2.0, Wikipedia).

The Journal of the James Hogg Society