In Retrospect

November, 2013

NBCC Reads: David Abrams Picks Tim O’Brien

by David Abrams | Nov-15-2013

What is your favorite National Book Critics Circle finalist of all time? The first NBCC winners, honored in 1975 for books published in 1974, were E.L....read »

NBCC Reads: David Varno Picks White Noise

by David Varno | Nov-12-2013

What is your favorite National Book Critics Circle finalist of all time? The first NBCC winners, honored in 1975 for books published in 1974, were E.L....read »

NBCC Reads: Janice Harayda Picks William Logan

by Janice Harayda | Nov-11-2013

What is your favorite National Book Critics Circle finalist of all time? The first NBCC winners, honored in 1975 for books published in 1974, were E.L....read »

NBCC Reads: Mindy Aloff Picks Edwin Denby

by Mindy Aloff | Nov-06-2013

What is your favorite National Book Critics Circle finalist of all time? The first NBCC winners, honored in 1975 for books published in 1974, were E.L....read »

October, 2013

NBCC Reads: Lizzie Skurnick Picks Elizabeth Strout

by Lizzie Skurnick | Oct-31-2013

What is your favorite National Book Critics Circle finalist of all time? The first NBCC winners, honored in 1975 for books published in 1974, were E.L....read »

Remembering Alice Munro’s National Book Critics Circle Award

by Linda Wolfe | Oct-23-2013

It was only in March 1997 that the NBCC decided to go global. Until then, a writer had to be an American citizen to win one of our awards. This despite the...read »

April, 2011

In Retrospect: Mark Athitakis on John Updike’s “Roger’s Version”

by Mark Athitakis | Apr-22-2011

In Critical Mass's ongoing "In Retrospect," in which contemporary critics revisit former winners and finalists for the National Book Critics Awards, Mark...read »

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