March, 2015

30 Books: Carolyn Kellogg on Elizabeth Kolbert’s “The Sixth Extinction”

by Carolyn Kellogg | Mar-12-2015

In the days leading up to the March 12 announcement of the 2014 NBCC award winners, Critical Mass highlights the thirty finalists. Today, NBCC board member...read »

Fiction Finalists in Conversation with New School MFA Students

by admin | Mar-11-2015

Fiction Finalist Rabih Alameddine in Conversation with Zeina Abi Assy Zeina Abi Assy: How come Aaliya? What was it that you wanted to write and how did it...read »

Balakian Award Winner: Alexandra Schwartz on Lydia Davis in The Nation

by Alexandra Schwartz | Mar-11-2015

This year's Nona Balakian award for Excellence in Reviewing went to Alexandra Schwartz for her submission, "The Mind and Its Moods," a review of two...read »

NBCC Nonfiction Finalists in Conversation with New School MFA Students

by admin | Mar-10-2015

Thanks to the cooperation of the National Book Critics Circle and The School of Writing at The New School, as well as the tireless efforts of their students...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Gregg Barrios on Willie Perdomo’s Poetry Finalist

by Gregg Barrios | Mar-10-2015

In the days leading up to the March 12 announcement of the 2014 NBCC award winners, Critical Mass highlights the thirty finalists. Today, NBCC board member...read »

30 Books in 30 Days: Tom Beer on Gary Shteyngart’s ‘Little Failure’

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-10-2015

In the days leading up to the March 12 announcement of the 2014 NBCC award winners, Critical Mass highlights the thirty finalists. Today, NBCC board member...read »

Roundup: Dennis Lehane, Daisy Hernandez, Kazuo Ishiguro, Rachel Holmes, Sarah Manguso, and more

by Eric Liebetrau | Mar-09-2015

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 »

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