December, 2007

Food for Though From Kurt Vonnegut

by admin | Dec-07-2007

“Any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel is preposterous. He or she is like a person who has put on full armor and attacked a hot fudge...read »

Six Degrees (And Twenty-three Shades) of Sheed

by admin | Dec-07-2007

Wilfrid Sheed's name has been resurfacing recently. He was a frequent point of reference in James Wolcott's recent piece in The New Republic, Scott...read »

Six Degrees (And Twenty-three Shades) of Sheed

by admin | Dec-07-2007

Wilfrid Sheed’s name has been resurfacing recently. He was a frequent point of reference in James Wolcott’s recent piece in The New Republic, Scott McLemee is...read »

Preview 2008: John Reed’s “All the World’s a Grave: A New Play by William Shakespeare”

by Jane Ciabattari | Dec-06-2007

This excerpt is from NBCC member John Reed's forthcoming "All the World's a Grave:A New Play by William Shakespeare," to be published by Penguin/Plume in...read »

Remembrances of Elizabeth Hardwick

by admin | Dec-06-2007

Former NBCC board member Mark Feeney pays tribute to her finest work, and remembers what it was like squaring off against her in the debating room at the...read »

What Are You Recommending, Robert Pinsky?

by admin | Dec-06-2007

LAST WEEK, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

What Are You Recommending, Robert Pinsky?

by admin | Dec-06-2007

LAST WEEK, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

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