Thinking of applying to the Memoir Generator? GrubStreet will host an informal Q&A session with instructor MICHELLE SEATON on Thursday, July 12th, 6:00-7:00 p.m., here at GrubStreet HQ, to answer any questions you have about the Generator, including the workload, the application process, what the program does and doesn’t entail, the schedule, the philosophy behind our approach, […]Find out more »
A charming and clever traditional mystery debut set at a bucolic Welsh convent, The Shadow of Death introduces Sister Agatha, a mystery-loving nun who finds herself in the midst of a real-life murder case. Reverend JANE WILLAN is a parish minister and author in Paxton, Massachusetts. She serves the First Congregational Church of Paxton and […]Find out more »
The Arlington Author Salon is a free reading series with a twist: each author's presentation includes something special to tickle the senses. Music, paintings, photographs, tasty treats, fabrics, even smells! Let yourself be transported with an immersive, literary experience. This theme for the summer salon: "A Novel Trio: On Being Human and Other Investigations" with ANNIE HARTNETT, MIRA […]Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.