August, 2018

We Need Your Help

by Tess Taylor | Aug-20-2018

Thanks for your interest in supporting the NBCC! Our Summer 2018 fundraising drive has ended. The National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) needs your help! »

Donald Trump, Omarosa, and a whole lot more

by Laurie Hertzel | Aug-20-2018

  But first, some important and very good news: We’ve got some exciting news. The link to our Google spreadsheet with more than 60 book »

The Craft of Criticism: An Interview with Becca Rothfeld

by Fran Bigman | Aug-17-2018

                          In this Q&A series, The Craft of Criticism, NBCC members Tara Cheesman and Fran Bigman ask book critics and »

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 »

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 »

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. »

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, »

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