January, 2015

30 Books in 30 Days 2014: Steven G. Kellman on Ezra Greenspan’s ‘William Wells Brown’

by Steven G. Kellman | Jan-23-2015

In the weeks leading up to the March 12 announcement of the 2014 NBCC award winners, Critical Mass highlights the thirty finalists. Today, NBCC board member...read »

30 Books in 30 Days 2014: Rigoberto González on Saeed Jones’ ‘Prelude to Bruise’

by Rigoberto González | Jan-22-2015

In the weeks leading up to the March 12 announcement of the 2014 NBCC award winners, Critical Mass highlights the thirty finalists. Today, NBCC board...read »

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE ANNOUNCES FINALISTS; Sandrof Award to Toni Morrison

by Admin | Jan-19-2015

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE ANNOUNCES ITS FINALISTS FOR PUBLISHING YEAR 2014 Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award is given to Toni Morrison New York, NY...read »

Happy Martin Luther King Day!

by Eric Liebetrau | Jan-19-2015

The roundup will return on Monday, January 26. Stay tuned for the announcement of the 2014 NBCC finalists tomorrow, January 20....read »

Roundup: René Steinke, DFW and Paul Thomas Anderson, and Virginia Woolf

by Eric Liebetrau | Jan-12-2015

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items, including new about your new publications and recent honors, to [email protected] Make sure to send...read »

#NBCCLeonard Voting Begins: Deadline January 15, 2015

by Carolyn Kellogg | Jan-08-2015

Almost 100 National Book Critics Circle members nominated books for the 2014 John Leonard Prize; now it's time to vote for the winner. You should receive a...read »

Welcome Eight New National Book Critics Circle Board Members

by Laurie Muchnick | Jan-06-2015

Ballots have been counted, and the results of the NBCC board election are in. The winning slate, in alphabetical order: Michele Filgate   Michael...read »

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