March, 2019

Balakian Award Honoree Maureen Corrigan’s Winning Entry

by Maureen Coorigan | Mar-14-2019

On Thursday, at the National Book Critics Circle awards ceremony, Maureen Corrigan will be honored with the Nona Balakian Award for Excellence in Criticism....read »

An Interview with Balakian Award Winner Maureen Corrigan

by Justin Rosier | Mar-13-2019

On Thursday, at the National Book Critics Circle awards ceremony, Maureen Corrigan will be honored with the Nona Balakian Award for Excellence in Criticism....read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Michael Schaub on Rachel Kushner’s ‘The Mars Room’

by Michael Schaub | Mar-13-2019

In the 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Katherine Anne Powers on Tara Westover’s ‘Educated’

by Katherine A. Powers | Mar-12-2019

In the 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

Carolyn Burke, biographies, and books about experiencing cancer

by Taylor Anhalt | Mar-11-2019

Reviews Q: When is a detective story more than a detective story? A: When it’s an allegory for the state of the nation. Joe Peschel reviewed Jonathan...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Charles Finch on Adam Zagajewski’s ‘Asymmetry’

by Charles Finch | Mar-11-2019

In the 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

Paul Beatty, Joan Silber, and the Future of Criticism: NBCC at AWP19 in Portland

by Admin | Mar-08-2019

The National Book Critics Circle is an AWP literary partner. Come see our NBCC featured reading at AWP2019 in Portland on Thursday, March 28,  4:30 p.m.,...read »

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