NEW YORK – March 13, 2011 WNBA held a reception on March 12th in New York City to honor 2010 recipient of the WNBA Award, Masha Hamilton. The reception was held at the Center for Fiction/Mercantile Library, 17 East 47th Street (betw. 5th and Madison). Colleagues, friends, and WNBA members were in attendance. Learn more
National Reading Group Month Announces Great Group Reads 2011 Program The organizers of National Reading Group Month invite publishers to participate in the Great Group Reads 2011 program. Now in its third year, Great Group Reads is a highly regarded and anticipated resource for book clubs and reading groups to plan discussions—and likewise, for bookstores […]
WNBA Boston member Edith Pearlman’s short story collection Binocular Vision is featured on the January 16th, 2011 cover of the New York Times Book Review. Reviewer Roxana Robinson said Pearlman’s writing is “intelligent, perceptive, funny and quite beautiful”. WNBA congratulates her, and encourages members to read her work.
Nov. 13, 1917 was our founding date. New York Chapter President Karen Livecchia and newsletter editor Rhona Whitty assembled the following “this-time-in-history” for Nov. 13, 1917 (plus assorted links): the date of WNBA’s first official meeting at Sherwood’s Book Store on 19 John St., NYC Universal Suffrage and the “Night of Terror” (with great photos): […]
Press Release Archive 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 Women’s National Book Association Celebrates Its 90th Anniversary By Designating October as National Reading Group Month The Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) is pleased to announce the launch of National Reading […]