Interviews

January, 2008

Critical Outtakes: Geraldine Brooks on Reporting and Storytelling

by admin | Jan-06-2008

LAST WEEK, Geraldine Brooks published “People of the Book,” her first novel since winning the Pulitzer for “March.” It is a lovely, fascinating, and...read »

December, 2007

What are You Recommending, Donna Seaman?

by admin | Dec-11-2007

LAST week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

October, 2007

Q&A: John Updike on Reviewing

by admin | Oct-25-2007

Twenty-four years ago John Updike won the National Book Critics Circle Award for criticism for "Hugging the Shore." This week as "Due...read »

September, 2007

An Interview With Dinty W. Moore (yep, he’s real)

by Rebecca Skloot | Sep-24-2007

Dinty W. Moore, writer and editor of the online journal Brevity, corresponded last week with Sara Hoover -- NBCC intern and University of Memphis MFA...read »

April, 2007

Interview with NBCC Winner Lawrence Weschler

by Jane Ciabattari | Apr-08-2007

In presenting the NBCC award in criticism to Lawrence Weschler for "Everything That Rises: A Book of Convergences" last month, NBCC president John Freeman...read »

February, 2007

Talking with Chimamanda Adichie

by Jane Ciabattari | Feb-07-2007

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie returned to the US from Nigeria, where she was launching Half of a Yellow Sun in December, to learn the "lovely lovely...read »

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