June, 2008

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 »

Monday Morning Roundup

by admin | Jun-21-2008

NBCC member Miriam Berkley, who has provided numerous 2007 NBCC award photos for Critical Mass (and the portrait of critic James Wood at left) noted here and...read »


by admin | Jun-21-2008

Controlled Decay, Akashic Books, 2008.Gabriela Jauregui was born and raised in Mexico City. She graduated with an MFA in Creative Writing from the University...read »

Book Launch 2.0

by admin | Jun-20-2008

Meanwhile, over on Red Room, “Book Launch 2.0” video by Dennis M. Cass, who bills himself as a “scatter-brained, funny creative nonfiction and fiction writer...read »

A Modest Proposal

by admin | Jun-19-2008

Jon Swift is not, I believe, a member of our guild, but he writes some of the liveliest and most incisive reviews around, and it is time that we honor...read »

Vacation Reading

by admin | Jun-19-2008

Greetings from the breakfast room of the Ramada Inn, Anchorage. Morning #1 of vacation. The coffee here is really terrible. For weeks I plotted which books I...read »

Crossover Picks from University Presses: The Sequel

by admin | Jun-18-2008

Imagine what would need to happen for university presses to return to what was once, long ago, their virtually exclusive mission: the publication of scholarly...read »

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