April, 2016

President’s Message to Membership: Fantastic Start to 2016

by Tom Beer | Apr-12-2016

  Dear NBCC members:   We've had a fantastic start to the year here at the NBCC. Our reading and awards ceremony, held March 16-17 at The New School in New...read »

Critical Notes: Douglas Brinkley, Charles Bock, Dana Spiotta, and more

by Carmela Ciuraru | Apr-11-2016

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items, including news about recent publications and honors, to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. (Current members only.)...read »

Critical Notes: Álvaro Enrigue, Edna O’Brien, Katie Roiphe, Helen Oyeyemi, Peggy Orenstein, and more

by Eric Liebetrau | Apr-04-2016

Your reviews seed this roundup; please send items, including new about your new publications and recent honors, to NBCCCritics@gmail.com. Make sure to send...read »

March, 2016

Critical Notes: NBCC Awards Issue

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-28-2016

The National Book Critics Circle awards were presented March 17 at the New School, with a packed after-party (Beowulf Sheehan pix  here on the NBCC Facebook...read »

NBCC at AWP16 in Los Angeles: Celebrating Phil Klay, Hector Tobar & Amy Wilentz

by Jane Ciabattari | Mar-27-2016

This week at AWP16 in Los Angeles, the National Book Critics Circle will celebrate Phil Klay, winner of the NBCC’s John Leonard award for best first book, for...read »

NBCC Sandrof Award: Nick Offerman Introducing Wendell Berry

by Nick Offerman | Mar-22-2016

I would like to sincerely thank the board and the members of the National Book Critics Circle for inviting me to introduce this year’s recipient of the Ivan...read »

NBCC Awards: Kirstin Valdez Quade, John Leonard Award

by Kirstin Valdez Quade | Mar-21-2016

The John Leonard award, honoring a founding member who reveled in discovering new voices (he was the first to champion the work of Toni Morrison, Mary Gordon,...read »

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