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By Laurie Hertzel

An open letter to newspapers and other media outlets from the Authors Guild and the National Book Critics Circle Media outlets in particular have been hard hit by the COVID-19 crisis,... Read More

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  • By Michael Schaub

    All of us on the NBCC board hope you had a great holiday, even if it wasn’t quite the same as years before. (Sure, the cookout might have had much... Read More

  • By Michael Schaub

    The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the journalism industry hard, with many media outlets laying off staffers and cutting freelance assignments. But we strongly believe that conversations about literature are desperately... Read More

  • By Michael Schaub

    We hope you’re having a great Thursday! Or whatever day it is. We’ve been in quarantine so long, we honestly don’t know anymore. Luckily, our members know what books you... Read More

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