Critical Library

January, 2010

Edmund White, Joan Acocella, and Morris Dickstein: Critical Libraries from the Vault

by Eric Banks | Jan-24-2010

Over the last couple of years we've polled critics to ask them to name five books that reviewers should have in their libraries. Here are past postings from...read »

October, 2009

Critical Library: Anne Fadiman

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from Anne Fadiman and here...read »

Critical Library

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from Colm Tóibín and here...read »

Critical Library: Sam Tanenhaus

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from Sam Tanenhaus and here...read »

Critical Library: Katha Pollitt

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from Katha Pollitt and here...read »

Critical Library: Cynthia Ozick

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from Cynthia Ozick and here...read »

Critical Library: Edmund White

by Eric Banks | Oct-03-2009

Each week, the NBCC will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from novelist, biographer and...read »

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