April, 2008

Stomach and Writing Questions for Frederick Kaufman

by admin | Apr-09-2008

Frederick Kaufman is the author of “A Short History of the American Stomach,” newly released from Harcourt.  It’s a riot.  As the jacket copy says, “ »


by admin | Apr-05-2008

The Translator’s Diary, New Issues Press, 2008.Jon Pineda’s first collection Birthmark was a selection of the 2003 Crab Orchard Award Poetry Series »

Guest Post: Kate Christensen on Winning the PEN/Faulkner award

by admin | Apr-04-2008

NBCC member Kate Christensen, novelist and critic, on what led up to her recent PEN/Faulkner award for “The Great Man.” (See notes on judging this year’ »

Three Questions for Colin Harrison

by admin | Apr-02-2008

NBCC member Adam Dunn, author of the forthcoming “Rivers of Gold,” about New York taxicabs, sent us a few words from Colin Harrison, whose new novel “ »

March, 2008


by admin | Mar-31-2008

Some Clarifications y otros poemas, Arte Público Press.Javier O. Huerta is currently a doctoral student at U.C. Berkeley, where his research »

Locating the Book Review Section: Dallas

by admin | Mar-28-2008

In response to Scott McLemee’s Wednewsday post, NBCC member Jerome Weeks aka BookDaddy sent this report on the changes in the book pages of the Dallas »

Two Questions for Chitra Divakaruni

by admin | Mar-25-2008

In her poetry, story collections and novels, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni explores the experience of contemporary Indian women, mostly immigrants to »

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