Roundups

April, 2011

Roundup: Francisco Goldman’s “Say Her Name” and more

by Mark Athitakis (membership) | Apr-18-2011

A host of critics are enthusing about Say Her Name, a novel by Francisco Goldman that tests the boundaries between fiction and memoir. In the Washington...read »

November, 2010

Roundup, Mark Twain Edition

by Eric Banks | Nov-15-2010

A century after his death, Mark Twain continues to get plenty of prime review coverage. Edmund Morris writes on the University of California Press’s...read »

August, 2010

NBCC Roundup August 11, 2010

by Bethanne Patrick | Aug-12-2010

Harvey Freedenberg reviews Bring On the Books for Everybody: How Literary Culture Became Popular Culture, by Jim Collins, for Shelf Awareness: Countering...read »

July, 2010

NBCC Roundup July 28, 2010

by Bethanne Patrick | Jul-28-2010

Mary Ann Gwinn's Lit Life article in the Seattle Times looks at a local connection to the Google Books Project: Peter Leonard is a doctoral student in...read »

NBCC Roundup July 22, 2010

by Bethanne Patrick | Jul-22-2010

      Adam Kirsch in Tablet on The Rebbe: The Life and Afterlife of Menachem Mendel Schneerson and Open Secret: Postmessianic Messianism and the...read »

NBCC Roundup, July 14, 2010

by Bethanne Patrick | Jul-15-2010

  Ron Charles reviews What Is Left the Daughter, by Howard Norman: An award-winning translator who teaches creative writing at the University of...read »

NBCC Roundup, July 6, 2010

by Bethanne Patrick | Jul-06-2010

  Ron Charles reviews David Mitchell's The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet in The Washington Post Book World: In the first part of the novel,...read »

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