Book reviews in newspapers a thing of the past?
The Library Journal reports that The Los Angeles Times has folded its book review section into an opinion section. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has dropped its book review position. The Chicago Tribune, Dallas Morning News, and the Village Voice have all experienced reduced book review space.
The National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) has launched a Campaign to Save Book Reviews. Tthe NBCC is asking anyone interested in book reviews to make their voices heard. See http://www.petitiononline.com/atl2007/petition.html and http://www.bookcritics.org/ for more information.