Join the Letters Foundation staff, board, and creative team for a conversation about their upcoming book release, Letters to Doris. The book features 24 past recipients of Doris Buffett's unique individual grantmaking, and serves to tell their stories from their perspectives. The event is free and open to the public, but please register on Eventbrite if you plan to attend.Find out more »
“Buy Me, Boston” book talk and multimedia presentation with author Brian Coleman and special guests Prince Charles Alexander and David Bieber This will be a multimedia event, with a slideshow of vintage Boston advertisements, selected video clips, and a panel discussion about Boston in the late 20th century, featuring: Revere-based author Brian Coleman (also known for his Check the Technique hip-hop oral history series) And very special guests: Prince Charles Alexander, Boston-born Grammy-winning engineer, Berklee College of Music Professor and 70s-80s R & B musician; and renowned…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.