January, 2018

“Winter” is upon us; the literary world loses a giant

by Anjali Enjeti | Jan-29-2018

***  The NBCC awards finalists will read on Wednesday, March 14, at 6 pm at The New School, 66 West 12th Street, New York City, and the awards ceremony will...read »

Critical Notes: #NBCCAwards Season Begins

by Jane Ciabattari | Jan-23-2018

Here's a toast to the NBCC Sandrof award winner John McPhee, Balakian winner Charles Finch, and John Leonard award winner Carmen Maria Machado, and all the...read »

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE ANNOUNCES FINALISTS FOR 2017 AWARDS

by admin | Jan-21-2018

Contact: Beth Parker, Beth Parker PR, Beth@bethparkerpr.com, 914-629-9205 Kate Tuttle, NBCC President, kate.tuttle@gmail.com   NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS...read »

Death cleaning, literary secrets, and an artist of the year

by Laurie Hertzel | Jan-16-2018

Reviews and profiles NBCC VP/Online Jane Ciabattari joins NBCC president Kate Tuttle, NBCC board members Laurie Hertzel and Kerri Arsenault, and former...read »

SAVE THE DATE: NBCC Awards Season! Finalists Reading, Awards Ceremony, After-party

by Jane Ciabattari | Jan-11-2018

Remember last year's awards ceremony, when we honored eight masterful writers? (Above, in John Midgley's photo.) It's awards season again. Time to celebrate...read »

Critical Notes: Wintry 2018 edition #1: Jamie Quatro, Elizabeth Strout, Elif Shafak, Joan Didion Doc

by admin | Jan-09-2018

NBCC board member Anjali Enjeti reviews Jamie Quatro's Fire Sermon for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. NBCC VP/Online Jane Ciabattari's Books to Read in...read »

NBCC Board Election Results

by Jane Ciabattari | Jan-05-2018

This year's election results are in, with eight candidates elected to the eight open seats on the National Book Critics Circle board. Welcome to the newly...read »

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