June, 2008

More Woes for Book Review Sections?

by admin | Jun-27-2008

Yikes! In today’s Publisher’s Weekly, Rachel Deahl reports on new fears of further cutbacks to the review sections of the Chicago Tribune and the LA Times....read »

Friday Roundup

by admin | Jun-27-2008

NBCC fiction finalist Aleksandar Hemon has a way cool website for his new novel, “The Lazarus Project”—bells, whistles, accordion, melodica, words from the...read »

George Carlin’s Last Interview

by admin | Jun-25-2008

For those out there who, like me, are devastated by the loss of George Carlin, here is a link to his last interview.  It’s a wonderful and insightful...read »

NBCC Good Reads 3 [The Looooong Tail] Meehan Crist Recommends

by admin | Jun-25-2008

NBCC member Meehan Crist, reviews editor at The Believer, has these picks for the NBCC Good Reads Spring 2008 list, recommendations by NBCC members, awards...read »

In Retrospect: More Carl Phillips

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Joy Katz suggests these links for more on Carl Phillips, subject of her “In Retrospect” essay:You can hear Phillips reading “Leda, After the Swan”...read »

In Retrospect: Joy Katz on Carl Phillips

by admin | Jun-24-2008

The following essay by Joy Katz on Carl Phillips, whose Cortège was a finalist for the 1995 NBCC award in poetry, is part of the NBCC’s “In Retrospect”...read »

Guest Post: Kit Reed on Twitter, Google, Facebook et al

by admin | Jun-23-2008

For those of you with shortened attention spans: a friend is writing his novel on Twitter. A plot twist in every tweet. One editor at a major publishing house...read »

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