June, 2007

Stuart Kelly on What to Read Now

by Stuart Kelly | Jun-04-2007

The month of June kicks off Reading the World. As part of this project, the NBCC has asked writers from around the globe to recommend a book from beyond...read »

Maureen McLane’s Early Summer Reading Notes

by Maureen McLane | Jun-03-2007

Dipping in to Clive James’s Cultural Amnesia: necessary memories from history and the arts (Norton) – a book that begs dipping into, organized as it is...read »

Mark Doty on Cesar Aira’s “An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter”

by Mary Doty | Jun-03-2007

The month of June kicks off Reading the World. As part of this project, the NBCC has asked writers from around the globe to recommend a book from beyond...read »

Hisham Matar on What to Read Now

by Hisham Matar | Jun-02-2007

The month of June, in addition to hosting BEA, also kicks off Reading the World. As part of this project, the NBCC has asked writers around the globe to...read »

Report from the NBCC Ethics Panel

by Brenn Jones | Jun-01-2007

Ladies in firefighting attire and gents on Segways greeted visitors outside the Javits Convention Center on Friday morning. A large golden “Book TV” bus was...read »

May, 2007

Critical Outakes: Khaled Hosseini on the Plight of Women in Afghanistan

by admin | May-25-2007

On May 22, Khaled Hosseini published his second novel, "A Thousand Splendid Suns," the story of two women who grew up in different eras in Afghanistan and...read »

The Shared Solitude of Reading

by Richard Price | May-17-2007

The National Book Critics Circle has launched a Campaign to Save Book Reviewing. This post is part of the campaign's blog series, which features posts by...read »

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