February, 2008

In Retrospect: Larry Mulane on Clockers and Policework

by admin | Feb-27-2008

This week, the In Retrospect series is looking back at Richard Price’s 1992 fiction finalist, Clockers. Larry Mullane, a model for the character of Rocco...read »

What Are You Recommending, David Leavitt?

by admin | Feb-27-2008

NBCC members and finalists and winners of our book award were eligible to vote in the winter edition of the NBCC’s Good Reads. Here’s what former NBCC fiction...read »

Guest Post: Oscar Night Good for Writers

by admin | Feb-27-2008

NBCC member and “NorCal Hollywood correspondent” Paul Wilner sends this post-Oscar night dispatch: Well, it may have been the lowest rated Academy Awards...read »

NBCC Award Finalists in Poetry: Tadeusz Rozewicz’s “New Poems”

by admin | Feb-27-2008

This is the twentieth 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 »

The Top Foreign Books for the Dutch

by admin | Feb-27-2008

NRC, Holland’s (fourth) biggest, most respected paper, held an internet poll for the readers’ all-time favorite foreign book. Here’s what they came up...read »

NBCC Event in Philadelphia Tonight

by admin | Feb-27-2008

PhiladelphiaJoseph Fox Bookshop at Friends Select17th at Benjamin Franklin Parkway7PMJoin NBCC member and moderator Jen A. Miller for an evening of discussing...read »

NBCC Award Finalists in Criticism: Ben Ratliff’s “Coltrane”

by admin | Feb-26-2008

This is the nineteenth 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 »

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