April, 2017

Murdered Indians, Margaret Atwood, and Dani Shapiro times two

by Laurie Hertzel | Apr-17-2017

  NBCC President Kate Tuttle interviews Jane Mayer, author of "Dark Money,"  for the Los Angeles Times. NBCC  VP/Online Jane Ciabattari's weekly Lit Hub...read »

A comic book Zora Neale Hurston and the truth about Jim Jones: Members’ reviews

by Laurie Hertzel | Apr-10-2017

  Do the National Book Critics Circle awards predict the Pulitzers? The NBCC gave fiction awards to Junot Diaz, Jennifer Egan, Marilynne Robinson, Edward...read »

March, 2017

Critical Notes: Super-Sized NBCC Awards and Catch-up Edition

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-29-2017

Here is the news rundown on the National Book Critics Circle awards: Critical Mass. Video of awards ceremony. Associated Press. New York...read »

Balakian Winner Michelle Dean Reviews: “Robert Lowell’s Tainted Love”

by Michelle Dean | Mar-22-2017

Robert Lowell had been dead seven years when The Paris Review interviewed Elizabeth Hardwick, the novelist, critic, and his second-to-last wife. In the...read »

John Leonard Winner: ‘I am grateful for the sacrifices my parents made…’

by Yaa Gyasi | Mar-21-2017

I’m so grateful to be here celebrating with all of you tonight.  Thank you to the National Book Critics Circle for this tremendous honor. Thank you also to...read »

Sandrof Award Winner Margaret Atwood:‘What You Do as Critics Is Sorely Needed’

by Margaret Atwood | Mar-20-2017

I am deeply honoured to have been given the National Book Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. You have placed me  among some very august...read »

Video: NBCC 2016 Awards Ceremony

by admin | Mar-20-2017

Video by Zachary Auron In Order of Appearance Welcome: Luis Jaramillo, Director, The New School Writing Program Opening Remarks: Tom Beer, President,...read »

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