NBCC News

November, 2017

Coming up in Chicago: NBCC Critics Talk about Favorite Books of the Year

by Jane Ciabattari | Nov-17-2017

Join us at The Book Cellar--a great Chicago bookstore which also has a wine bar--for a special NBCC event for members and booklovers. NBCC Critics Talk...read »

September, 2017

Flashback to 2011: The NBCC Celebrating Philip Roth

by Jane Ciabattari | Sep-28-2017

Coming up tonight (September 28) at Book Culture in New York: A panel discussing the art and influence of Philip Roth, moderated by Harpers Magazine editor...read »

Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend: At Home in the World : On Writing, Immigration and Belonging

by Jane Ciabattari | Sep-03-2017

At Home in the World: On Writing, Immigration, and Belonging Thursday September 14, 2017 07:00 pm Center for Fiction, 17 East 47th Street, New York, NY...read »

August, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: At Home in the World: NBCC Brooklyn Bookfair Bookend at the Center for Fiction

by Jane Ciabattari | Aug-01-2017

  At Home in the World: On Writing, Immigration, and Belonging A National Book Critics Circle panel at the Center for Fiction Thursday, September 14,...read »

July, 2017

NBCC/Zyzzyva Party in San Francisco July 24

by Admin | Jul-17-2017

Coming up:  The seventh annual National Book Critics Circle/Zyzzyva cocktail party, hosted by NBCC VP and former President Jane Ciabattari and Zyzzyva's...read »

May, 2017

Coming up During BEA Week: NBCC Membership Meeting, Beyond the Buzz Panel

by Admin | May-24-2017

The National Book Critics Circle's annual General Membership Meeting, which coincides with this year's Book Expo America. The meeting is open to all members,...read »

February, 2017

NBCC at AWP17: The Art of Criticism, Name that Author, See us at Bookfair Booth 313

by Jane Ciabattari | Feb-02-2017

The National Book Critics Circle is again a literary partner with a featured event at the AWP conference next week. Come see NBCC board members, former board...read »

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