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Lizzie Borden

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Carolyn Gage interprets Lizzie Borden's case

Lizzie Borden, who allegedly murdered her father and step-mother in 1892, remains an iconic figure in American cultural memory.
Reclaiming history
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  January 13, 2012
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V66 revisited

A new film looks fondly back on 'the poor man's MTV'
A new film looks fondly back on 'the poor man's MTV'
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  February 05, 2010

Play by play: August 14, 2009

Boston's weekly theater schedule
Plays from A to Z
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  August 14, 2009

Play by Play: August 7, 2009

Boston's weekly theater schedule
Plays from A to Z
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  August 07, 2009
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On the jazz

The fluid line between repulsion and fascination is a quintessentially American seduction — think of P.T. Barnum's creepy chimerical "creatures," of Lizzie Borden, of a certain rogue hate-monger up in the Great White North. Perhaps because of the natio
Legacy's Chicago dazzles
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  July 17, 2009

Into the heart of sharkness

Unless you are a spectacularly moronic daredevil hell-bent on getting shark-shanked, New Englanders are more likely to be mowed down by a molasses tsunami or felled by Lizzie Borden's ax than they are to die in the maw of Jaws.
Shark expert Greg Skomal torpedoes the Great White hype
By SHAULA CLARK  |  June 12, 2009


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Heart of sharkness

Unless you are a spectacularly moronic Masshole hell-bent on getting shark-shanked, New Englanders are more likely to be mowed down by a molasses tsunami or felled by Lizzie Borden's ax than they are to die in the maw of Jaws.
Shark expert Greg Skomal torpedoes the great white hype
By SHAULA CLARK  |  June 10, 2009

Play by Play: February 6, 2009

A compilation of theater productions in and around Boston
  Plays A through Z
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  February 03, 2009
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Boston music news: June 1, 2007

Not only have the reunited J. Mascis/Lou Barlow Dinosaur Jr. just released a new album, they’re coming to town.
Notes on Dinosaur Jr.'s gig at Urban Outfitters
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  May 29, 2007
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Forty whacks

Lizzie Borden and her hideous tale provide a spooky point of departure for LA-based artist Goody-B. Wiseman.
Goody-B. Wiseman channels Lizzie Borden, ‘Fetish Gesture’ at GASP, and Tomi Ungerer at the BPL  
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  March 14, 2006