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Nick Bilton, Kevin Kelly, David Kirkpatrick, and Nicholas Negroponte on "The Tendencies of Technology" at Boston Book Festival 2010 [podcast]


NICK BILTON is one of the people we listen to most closely on tech. Now the Times' lead technology writer, he's a veteran of New...
By Carly Carioli  |  October 29, 2010
Dennis Lehane and Tom Perrotta on taking novels "From Page to Screen" at Boston Book Festival 2010 [podcast]

Dennis Lehane and Tom Perrotta on taking novels "From Page to Screen" at Boston Book Festival 2010 [podcast]


Every book festival needs legendary dudes like DENNIS LEHANE and TOM PERROTTA -- the kinds of authors whose stories are famous even to people who...
By Carly Carioli  |  October 28, 2010
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Hit the Books

The Boston Book Festival happens this Saturday, October 16, from 10 am to 9 pm at various locations in Copley Square.
Thirty-three reasons you can't miss this year's Boston Books Festival
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  October 15, 2010
2010 Cambridge Science Festival (April 24-May 2): The Highlights

2010 Cambridge Science Festival (April 24-May 2): The Highlights


Don your protective eyewear -- it's time, once again, for the third annual Cambridge Science Festival: nine straight days of geek wizardry atom-smashed together into...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  April 23, 2010
"The Great God Debate" with Christopher Hitchens + David Wolpe

"The Great God Debate" with Christopher Hitchens + David Wolpe


The brilliant, acerbic Christopher Hitchens has debated the Reverend Al Sharpton and a number of other God-fearing celebs since the release of his 2007 argument...
By webteam  |  March 17, 2010
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From Mozart to milonga

We Bostonians may swathe ourselves in sweaters and lock our doors against the blustery weather, but once the music begins, dance performances can help us shake off the shivers — and often transport us to more temperate climes.
All kindsa dance hits the stage
By DEBRA CASH  |  January 01, 2010


More Than One Way to Crack a Nut

More Than One Way to Crack a Nut


There are some holiday traditions that need no introduction, and The Nutcracker is one of them. The Boston Ballet has been staging its production of...
By Scott Kearnan  |  November 30, 2009
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Photos: Comic Con 2009 at Back Bay Events Center

Photos from the Boston comic book convention
Comic Con descended upon Back Bay on October 24, 2009
By MADDY MYERS  |  October 30, 2009

Boston Comic Con & Monster March: this weekend!


Having never been to Boston's Comic Con before, I can't speak to what you should expect -- though their website should do the job for...
By Maddy Myers  |  October 23, 2009
Boston Comic Con 2009

Boston Comic Con 2009


The Boston Comic Con is back for its third year, filling 13,000 square feet with author/illustrator talks and signings, toys, posters, pop-culture memorabilia, and of...
By Jason OBryan  |  October 20, 2009
MIC Awards (a/k/a Boston Hip-Hop Awards) Return in 2010. Who Will Have The Best Interruption?

MIC Awards (a/k/a Boston Hip-Hop Awards) Return in 2010. Who Will Have The Best Interruption?


The Mass Industry Committee (MIC) doesn’t mind that throwing Boston music award shows is more thankless than drumming. Nor do they anguish over criticism that...
By Chris Faraone  |  September 24, 2009


Boston Comic Con

Boston Comic Con


 This weekend marks the return of Boston Comic Con, with guests of honor Mike Allred (Madman), ...
By Shaula Clark  |  April 01, 2009
INK TANK: BOSTON COMIC CON

INK TANK: BOSTON COMIC CON


 Those of you in the dork fellowship who somehow managed to miss October’s most star-studded g...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 30, 2008