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20 Years On, Grub's Still Write Down the Street

 

For the first eight years of our existence, GrubStreet workshops met in a variety of places—in Hebrew School classrooms, church attics, coffee houses, art galleries, pubs, and Montessori schools, among other places—in Brookline, Boston, Cambridge, and Somerville. It wasn’t always easy to manage these spaces. The fire alarm often went off at the Temple in Brookline late at night, the massive church doors on Newbury Street in Boston had to be kept locked, meaning the teacher would have to climb down three flights if a student arrived late

October 5, 2017 | Eve Bridburg

The Workshop

Getting it Out On Paper Begins the Healing Process: An Interview with Brookview House CEO Deborah Hughes

July 27, 2017 | Eve Bridburg

Interviews The Workshop

Strangers Connect Over Powerful Stories at Boston's First Write-In

June 21, 2017 | Eve Bridburg

Why We're Hosting Boston's First Write-In

 Join us on May 19th, 12-2pm, for a city-wide Write-In on the front steps of the Boston Public Library.

 

To celebrate our 20th anniversary this year, we’re hosting a big party, Forever Young, for our entire community over the Muse Conference weekend, and we’re planning for an all-star Lit-Up, our annual gala, in early October. But given the historical context we find ourselves in, celebrations alone don’t feel sufficient for marking this milestone. Last year, we announced a new mission, to foster meaningful stories by removing all barriers and developing voices of every type and talent, and we ...

April 28, 2017 | Eve Bridburg

The Writing Life

The Core of this Story has Been Inside Me All My Life: A Conversation with Author Jeanne Blasberg

Jeanne Blasberg’s debut, Eden, is a sweeping historical novel covering four generations of women in the Meister Fitzpatrick clan. Largely set in an exclusive beachside community, Eden explores what happens when affluence is lost and secrets are revealed. Blasberg gives readers a rare and fascinating multigenerational view of the patterns that are passed on from one generation to the next, revealing the traumas we can heal from and those we can’t

April 25, 2017 | Eve Bridburg

Interviews