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10 10 2008

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Scarlet letters

Sarah Vowell’s fifth book, The Wordy Shipmates (Riverhead) — released on October 7 — examines New England Puritans with a meticulously researched, critical-yet-comical eye.  
The uptight killjoy in us
By CAITLIN E. CURRAN  |  October 09, 2008
JAMES LEVINE

JAMES LEVINE


 James Levine and the BSO kick off a heavyweight week in classical music with the Mount Everes...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008
WALLACE RONEY

WALLACE RONEY


 Wallace Roney has had the dubious distinction of being “the only trumpet player Miles Davis e...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008

EVAN PARKER


Englishman Evan Parker plays the saxophone and improvises, but some would argue that these are the...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008

DAVID MACCAULAY


If you have any clue about the mysterious inner workings of computer mice, telescopes, and nuclear...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008

“NIGHT OF STARS: A BOSTON BALLET GALA BENEFIT PERFORMANCE”


If you’re thinking of giving ballet a whirl, this evening’s “Night of Stars: A Boston Ballet Gala B...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008


CARRIE FISHER


Hollywood and Star Wars princess Carrie Fisher tells all in Wishful Drinking, an on-stage memoir t...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008

JOSE RIVERA'S BOLEROS FOR THE DISENCHANTED


José Rivera’s screenplay for The Motorcycle Diaries was nominated for an Oscar. He won Obies for Ma...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008