After 17 Years the Dire Literary Series comes to a close with seven featured writers: Elizabeth Graver Amy Dresner Rusty Barnes Nadine Darling Doug Holder Hannah Larrabee Renuka RaghavanFind out more »
Timothy Gager presents the finale of his long running Dire Literary Series. Readers include: ELIZABETH GRAVER’s fourth novel, The End of the Point, was long-listed for the 2013 National Book Award in Fiction and selected as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. Her other novels are Awake, The Honey Thief, and Unravelling. Her story collection, Have You Seen Me?, won the 1991 Drue Heinz Literature Prize. Her work has been anthologized in Best American Short Stories (1991, 2001); Prize Stories:…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.