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by Jane Ciabattari

This year’s Balakian winner, Ron Charles, handicaps the National Book Critics Circle fiction awards, to be announced next Thursday evening, March 23, at »


by Jane Ciabattari

Balakian winner Sam Anderson sets up a duel between this year’s first-ever National Book Critics Circle Poetry Award dual winners Juan Felipe Herrera »

Hubert Harrison, A Pioneering African-American Reviewer

by Eric Banks

At the Columbia Journalism Review, NBCC board member Scott McLemee has a fascinating article on the pioneering reviewer Hubert Harrison (thanks James »

Scott McLemee at

by Eric Banks

How reviewers are adapting to the new digital order has been one of the burning themes among NBCC members for the past year. NBCC board member Scott »

A George Scialabba Festschrift

by Eric Banks

At the group blog Crooked Timber, a number of writers, including Michael Bérubé, Russell Jacoby, and NBCC board member Scott McLemee, recently conducted »

Guest Post by Mark Athitakis: The Way of the Litblog

by Jane Ciabattari

NBCC member Mark Athitakis brought to our attention that literary bloggers D.G. Myers and Patrick Kurp were hosting an online symposium called “ »

Scott McLemee on the Caribbean Review of Books, the Crisis in Haiti, and the “Economy of Attention”

by Eric Banks »

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