NBCC Reads

January, 2016

Second Thoughts: Lori Feathers on The Portrait of a Lady

by Lori Feathers | Jan-27-2016

This is the twentieth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. It was...read »

Second Thoughts: Daniel Nester on The Good Bad Boy

by Daniel Nester | Jan-20-2016

This is the nineteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. Growing up,...read »

Second Thoughts: Matthew C. Simpson on The Sun Also Rises

by Matthew C. Simpson | Jan-06-2016

This is the seventeenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here. In the...read »

December, 2015

Second Thoughts: Michael Lindgren on Elizabeth Bishop

by Michael Lindgren | Dec-16-2015

This is the fourteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here.   As is so...read »

Second Thoughts: Fergus M. Bordewich on Burmese Days

by Fergus M. Bordewich | Dec-10-2015

This is the thirteenth in Critical Mass's new Second Thoughts series, curated by Daniel Akst. More about this series, and how to submit, here.  I wasn’t...read »

August, 2015

Second Call for New “Second Thoughts” Series

by Daniel Akst | Aug-14-2015

Second call for “Second Thoughts!” There’s still time to contribute to our upcoming series of reappraisals. To recap: we’re inviting members, as well as NBCC...read »

September, 2014

NBCC Reads: What’s Your Favorite First Book Ever? Thomas Pynchon, V

by Jeff Esterholm | Sep-19-2014

"What's your favorite first book by an author ever?" That's the question that launches the seventh year of the NBCC Reads series, which draws upon the bookish...read »

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