The National Book Critics Circle Award

Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe (Doubleday)
Know My Name: A Memoir by Chanel Miller (Viking)
Magical Negro by Morgan Parker (Tin House Books)

Critical Notes

By Michael Schaub

Member Reviews and Essays Sarah Harrison Smith reviewed Hilary McKay’s The Time of Green Magic for The New York Times Book Review. Tess Taylor reviewed Susan Howe’s Concordance for The

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Emerging Critics

Miranda Cooper

Miranda Cooper is a New York-based writer, editor, and literary translator. Her literary and cult...Read More

Meet the Emerging Critics Class of 2019