December, 2015

Second Thoughts: Blue Like Jazz

by David Nilsen | Dec-02-2015

This is the twelfth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here.  My father was a...read »

November, 2015

Critical Notes: Sarah Vowell, Nabokov, Oliver Sacks, Jean-Phillipe Blondel, and more

by Michele Filgate | Nov-30-2015

NBCC board member Jane Ciabattari at Lit Hub: Phil Klay's John Leonard award winning collection picks up another award, Mary Gaitskill, Kevin Barry, Nabokov's...read »

Second Thoughts: Edie Meidav on The Catcher in the Rye

by Edie Meidav | Nov-25-2015

This is the eleventh in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here.  Ah, Sir, a...read »

Stephen Burt Launches New “Making the Case” NBCC Series at Library of Congress

by Admin | Nov-20-2015

If you'll be in the Washington, D.C., area next week please join the NBCC and the Poetry and Literature Center of the Library of Congress for the launch of a...read »

Second Thoughts: Joanna Scutts on Emma

by Joanna Scutts | Nov-18-2015

This is the tenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. I remember how my...read »

Critical Notes: John Irving, Richard Dawkins, Hanya Yanagihara, Ron Rash, Mary-Louise Parker…

by Eric Liebetrau | Nov-16-2015

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items, including new about your new publications and recent honors, to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. Make sure to send...read »

Second Thoughts: Mark Sarvas on From Russia With Love

by Mark Sarvas | Nov-11-2015

This is the ninth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. The arrival of...read »

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