National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism

awarded since 1975.

 

1998 selection

Visions of Jazz: The First Century

National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism 1998

by Gary Giddins Oxford University Press (October 22, 1998)

Poised to become a classic of jazz literature, Visions of Jazz: The First Century offers seventy-nine chapters illuminating the lives of virtually all the major figures in jazz history. From Louis Armstrongs...


1975 selection

The Great War and Modern Memory

National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism 1975

by Paul Fussell Oxford Paperbacks (February 28, 2000)

The year 2000 marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of The Great War and Modern Memory, winner of the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and recently named by the Modern...