April, 2016

Critical Notes: Álvaro Enrigue, Edna O’Brien, Katie Roiphe, Helen Oyeyemi, Peggy Orenstein, and more

by Eric Liebetrau | Apr-04-2016

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 »

March, 2016

Critical Notes: NBCC Awards Issue

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-28-2016

The National Book Critics Circle awards were presented March 17 at the New School, with a packed after-party (Beowulf Sheehan pix  here on the NBCC Facebook...read »

NBCC at AWP16 in Los Angeles: Celebrating Phil Klay, Hector Tobar & Amy Wilentz

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-27-2016

This week at AWP16 in Los Angeles, the National Book Critics Circle will celebrate Phil Klay, winner of the NBCC’s John Leonard award for best first book, for...read »

NBCC Sandrof Award: Nick Offerman Introducing Wendell Berry

by Nick Offerman | Mar-22-2016

I would like to sincerely thank the board and the members of the National Book Critics Circle for inviting me to introduce this year’s recipient of the Ivan...read »

NBCC Awards: Kirstin Valdez Quade, John Leonard Award

by Kirstin Valdez Quade | Mar-21-2016

The John Leonard award, honoring a founding member who reveled in discovering new voices (he was the first to champion the work of Toni Morrison, Mary Gordon,...read »

Video: NBCC 2015 Finalists Reading

by admin | Mar-21-2016

Video by Kevin Kino In order of appearance: John Leonard Prize Kirstin Valdez Quade, Night at the Fiestas (W.W. Norton & Company) Poetry Ross Gay,...read »

Video: NBCC 2015 Awards Ceremony

by David Varno | Mar-19-2016

Video by Kevin Kino In Order of Appearance Welcome: Luis Jaramillo, Director, The New School Writing Program Opening Remarks: Tom Beer, President,...read »

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