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Authors talking: Spring readings in Boston
America’s best young novelist, Britain’s most popular mystery writer, a bearded indie rocker, and a dead master populate this spring’s mandatory literary events.
| March 18, 2011
Continuing Education October 2010
Or do you just need a new hobby? Check out our continuing-education listings, plus trades that'll make you apocalypse-proof, and ways to dip your toes into a career in literature.
Looking to re-animate the corpse that is your dead-end career?
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| October 15, 2010
Some people visit bookstores so their children can chew objects outside the home. Others, to peruse the latest magazines for free. Still others walk into a bookstore and are filled with a vague but palpable longing.
Interested in a career in books? Here's whatcha do.
| October 15, 2010
Now it can be told: Boston to read Perrotta
If you haven't read Tom Perrotta's short story "The Smile on Happy Chang's Face," don't worry: there are 30,000 opportunities to do so coming to town very soon.
One City, One Story
| August 27, 2010
Words around town
“Every writer I know has trouble writing,” said Joseph Heller. Let that serve as comfort.
Our fair city is chock full of people who write well and are willing to teach you their trade.
| April 30, 2010
Cowgirls and Couplets
Writing may seem to have little in common with rodeo riding, that gritty sport in which horse...
| March 26, 2009
On the couch
… with a sexwriting Instructor“The fingers went under the elastic of the panties moan moan moan moan moan went Hoyt as he slithered slithered...
| July 25, 2008
Man up! 10 ways to be a better guy in Boston
Yes, we realize you can down 12 tequila shots without puking, score any phone number you desire, and burp the alphabet backward. But how ’bout a...
| May 19, 2008
Back In Your Head
The new Oprah's Book Club pick has not yet been revealed, but Publisher's Lunch informed us that th...
| September 24, 2007
Grub turns 10: Party tonight
A decade ago, Eve Bridburg started Grub Street, Inc., Boston's independent writing center. Eigh...
| July 27, 2007
WEDNESDAY: Rishi Reddi at Borders
The lit buzz circulating around Brookline native RISHI REDDI reminds us of the hype that surrounded...
| June 12, 2007
TONIGHT: Grub Street Party
Friday night, March 16, Grub Street hosts one of their "Grub Gone . . ." parties. Tomorrow evening's...
| March 15, 2007
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