June, 2014

Toasts and Literary Conversation in San Francisco

by Admin | Jun-15-2014

Glasses were raised in San Francisco last Thursday night at the fourth annual National Book Critics Circle party co hosted with Zyzzyva magazine. There were...read »

Roundup: Maya Angelou, Tom Robbins, Colson Whitehead and a booklovers’ tribute to Brazilian lit

by Eric Liebetrau | Jun-10-2014

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. Make sure to send links that do not require a subscription or username and...read »

Small Press Spotlight: Roberto Montes

by Rigoberto González | Jun-04-2014

I Don’t Know Do You, Ampersand Books, 2014. Roberto Montes is the author of the chapbook and web installation, How to Be Sincere in Your Poetry Workshop,...read »

Video: NBCC on “Unlikeable” Characters in Contemporary Fiction

by admin | Jun-03-2014

Last week, the National Book Critics Circle presented a panel on "unlikeable" characters in fiction. See below for video and photos from the event, courtesy...read »

Roundup: Summer Reading, Geoff Dyer, Elizabeth McCracken, Joshua Ferris, and More

by Mark Athitakis | Jun-02-2014

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. Make sure to send links that do not require a subscription or username and...read »

May, 2014

NBCC Reads: What’s Your Favorite First Book Ever? Jane Austen’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’

by Helene Wecker | May-28-2014

"What's your favorite first book by an author ever?" That's the question that launches the seventh year of the NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish...read »

Reminder: NBCC Membership Meeting, May 28, 2014

by Jane Ciabattari | May-27-2014

  NBCC at BEA Schedule for May 28 8:30 - 10AM AAP/NBCC Breakfast Random House Building, 1745 Broadway. NBCC members will be getting a separate invitation to...read »

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