March, 2008

Rafiyq Abdellah on Clockers

by admin | Mar-03-2008

The following comment on Richard Price’s 1992 NBCC finalist, Clockers, comes from Rafiyq Abdellah, a model for the character Strike in the book. He first »

Readers at the 2007 National Book Critics Circle Awards

by admin | Mar-03-2008

On Wednesday, March 5th, at New School’s Tishman Auditorium, at 66 West 12th Street, the National Book Critics Circle will host a reading for our 2007 »

NBCC Awards Finalists in Fiction: Vikram Chandra’s “Sacred Games”

by admin | Mar-03-2008

This is the twenty-fourth in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on March 6, »

NBCC’s Double (or Triple) Hitters

by admin | Mar-03-2008

This week marks the 34th annual National Book Critics Circle Awards. A reading from the 2007 finalist will happen this Wednesday at the New School »

Around the World with the NBCC

by admin | Mar-03-2008

Former NBCC finalist Patrick Cockburn has the lead review in the Times this weekend, of a new book by Robin Wright, which argues there’s a change »

Richard Price, in Conversation (Part 2)

by admin | Mar-02-2008

This week, the In Retrospect series is looking back at Richard Price’s 1992 fiction finalist, Clockers. What follows is the second of a three part »

NBCC Awards Finalists in Nonfiction: Daniel Walker Howe’s “What Hath God Wrought”

by admin | Mar-02-2008

This is the twenty-third in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on March 6, »

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