March, 2008

NBCC Awards Finalist in Criticism: Joan Acocella’s “Twenty-Eight Artists and Two Saints”

by admin | Mar-05-2008

This is the thirtieth and last in a series of blog posts by NBCC board members covering the finalists for the NBCC awards. The awards will be announced on...read »

NBCC Finalists Reading Tonight

by admin | Mar-05-2008

Tonight is the night, you can hear more than 20 of our current book prize finalists read from their work at the New School on 66 West 12th Street, between 5th...read »

NBCC Finalists for Poetry: Matthea Harvey’s Modern Life

by admin | Mar-05-2008

This is the twenty-ninth 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,...read »

NBCC Honored by Association of American Publishers

by admin | Mar-05-2008

“Publishers used to worry about getting a bad review. Now publishers worry about not getting any review at all,” Hyperion publisher Bob Miller noted as he...read »

Around the World with Matthea Harvey

by admin | Mar-05-2008

Board member and Balakian winner David Orr reviews Modern Life in the Times.Heather Caldwell reviews the volume for Bookforum.You can read Harvey’s work here,...read »

NBCC Awards Finalists in Criticism: Julia Alvarez’s “Once Upon a Quinceañera”

by admin | Mar-05-2008

This is the twenty-eighth 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,...read »

Midweek Roundup

by admin | Mar-05-2008

NBCC president John Freeman looks at “The Death of the Critic” and concludes that “that eye-catching but perhaps overstated title is a bit of a misnomer.”...read »

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