August, 2018

Emerging Critics: Class of 2018

by Elizabeth Taylor | Aug-15-2018

Meet This Year's Class of NBCC's Alan Cheuse Emerging Critics   Jennie Hann recently completed her Ph.D. in English at Johns Hopkins University, where she...read »

NBCC Reads: Katherine A. Powers on Tina Nunnally’s translation of ‘Kristin Lavransdatter’

by Katherine A. Powers | Aug-15-2018

What are your favorite works in translation? That's the question that launches this summer's NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish passions of...read »

Tsitsi Dangarembga, Arjun Singh Sethi, Philippe Costamagna, and more

by Victoria Chang | Aug-13-2018

Jenny Bhatt reviewed Stephanie Rosenbloom's "Alone Time" for Popmatters. Jane Ciabattari recommended ten books to read in August for BBC Culture. John...read »

NBCC Reads: Abby Frucht’s Suggested Book in Translation: Dorthe Nors’ ‘So Much for That Winter’

by Abby Frucht | Aug-08-2018

                          What are your favorite works in translation? That's the question that launches this summer's NBCC Reads series, which...read »

Library Lions, Laura van den Berg, and R. O. Kwon

by Taylor Anhalt | Aug-06-2018

This week's Craft of Criticism interview is with NBCC VP/Awards Yahdon Israel. Reviews Ron Slate reviewed Rebecca Makkai’s novel “The Great Believers” for...read »

The Craft of Criticism: An Interview with Yahdon Israel

by Tara Cheesman | Aug-03-2018

In this Q&A series, The Craft of Criticism, NBCC members Tara Cheesman and Fran Bigman ask book critics and review editors for their thoughts about...read »

SAVE THE DATE:NBCC’s Brooklyn Book Festival Bookends Event: Is the Poet the New Public Intellectual?

by Jane Ciabattari | Aug-02-2018

                  Coming up in September, the National Book Critics Circle's latest Bookend Event for the Brooklyn Book Festival. September 14...read »

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