March, 2018

30 Books in 30 Days: Michael Schaub on William Taubman’s ‘Gorbachev’

by Michael Schaub | Mar-05-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15, 2018 announcement of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Yahdon Israel on Valeria Luiselli’s ‘Tell Me How It Ends’

by Yahdon Israel | Mar-02-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15 announcement  of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members review...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Yahdon Israel on Layli Long Soldier’s ‘Whereas’

by Yahdon Israel | Mar-02-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15 announcement  of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members review...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Michael Miller on Mohsin Hamid’s ‘Exit West’

by Michael Miller | Mar-01-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15, 2018 announcement of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

February, 2018

30 Books in 30 Days: Bethanne Patrick on Henry Marsh’s ‘Admissions’

by Bethanne Patrick | Feb-28-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15, 2018 announcement of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Tess Taylor on Frank Ormsby’s ‘The Darkness of Snow’

by Tess Taylor | Feb-27-2018

In the 30 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 15 announcement of the 2017 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members review...read »

Critical Notes: Poems from North Korea and the end of literary studies

by Anjali Enjeti | Feb-26-2018

***  The NBCC awards finalists will read on Wednesday, March 14, at 6:30 pm at The New School, 66 West 12th Street, New York City, and the awards ceremony...read »

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