January, 2017

NBCC Reads Resistance Lit: Scott Korb on Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself

by Scott Korb | Jan-05-2017

What's your favorite work of resistance literature? That's the question that launches this year's NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish passions of...read »

NBCC Reads Resistance Lit: Meg Waite Clayton on Mark Zusak’s The Book Thief

by Meg Waite Clayton | Jan-04-2017

What's your favorite work of resistance literature? That's the question that launches this year's NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish passions of...read »

NBCC Reads Resistance Lit: T.J. Stiles on Kurt Vonnegut’s Mother Night

by T.J. Stiles | Jan-03-2017

What's your favorite work of resistance literature? That's the question that launches this year's NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish passions of...read »

NBCC Reads Resistance Lit: Jonathan Lethem on Philip K. Dick’s The Penultimate Truth

by Jonathan Lethem | Jan-02-2017

What's your favorite work of resistance literature? That's the question that launches this year's NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish passions of...read »

Critical Notes: Should Edward Hopper’s paintings inspire stories? And other important questions.

by Laurie Hertzel | Jan-02-2017

From Edward Hopper to Gunter Grass, from Rumi to Judas, we give you reviews and interviews. NBCC members/Energizer Bunnies keep on working, straight through...read »

December, 2016

Critical Notes: Awards and honors! Reviews galore! A little rock and roll. And Rudolph!

by Laurie Hertzel | Dec-26-2016

During this darkest time of the year, we celebrate the light cast by wise reviews of good books. But first, some good news: Hearty congratulations to NBCC...read »

Critical Notes: Michael Lewis, Armando Lucas Correa, Michael Tisserand, and more

by Carmela Ciuraru | Dec-12-2016

Your reviews seed this roundup. Please send items, including news about recent publications and honors, to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. (Current members only.)...read »

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