November, 2014

Sneak Peak: Linda Simon’s The Greatest Shows on Earth

by Linda Simon | Nov-21-2014

Long-time NBCC member Linda Simon's "The Greatest Shows on Earth" is just out from the University of Chicago Press. Here's a sneak peak. From the...read »

Roundup: Kathryn Harrison, Alice Munro, Richard Ford, Gregory Maguire, and more

by Eric Liebetrau | Nov-17-2014

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items to [email protected] Make sure to send links that do not require a subscription or username and...read »

NBCC Board of Director Elections: Deadline December 8

by Laurie Muchnick | Nov-16-2014

We are now accepting nominations for the eight open seats on the board of directors. Directors serve 3-year terms and participate throughout the year in a...read »

Time to Talk About Nominations for the #NBCCLeonard award for Best First Book

by Admin | Nov-15-2014

Last year, the NBCC introduced the new John Leonard Prize for a first book in any genre, named for a founding NBCC member and Sandrof awardee for lifetime...read »

Nominations for Sandrof Award for Lifetime Achievement Due December 14

by Admin | Nov-15-2014

The NBCC welcomes nominations from members for the Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award. Named after the first president of the NBCC, the award is given...read »

Call for Entries: Nona Balakian Award for Excellence in Reviewing

by Admin | Nov-13-2014

The NBCC awards the Nona Balakian Citation for Excellence in Reviewing each year to recognize outstanding work by a member of the NBCC. The citation is...read »

Sneak Peak: David Biespiel’s ‘A Long High Whistle,’ Poetry Columns from the Portland Oregonian

by Admin | Nov-12-2014

In the decade from 2003-2013, poet, critic and NBCC board member David Biespiel published a brief, dazzling essay on poetry every month in the book review...read »

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