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TOMORROW: Grubbie Debut: M. Soledad Caballero with Rebecca Morgan Frank

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Join Porter Square Books and Grubstreet TOMORROW, September 30th at 7PM (EST) the latest installment of the Grubbie Debuts series, featuring GrubStreet student M. Soledad Caballero for the launch of her debut collection, I Was a BellSoledad will be joined in conversation by GrubStreet instructor Rebecca Morgan Frank (Oh You Robot Saints)! This event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast. Register here.

 

About I Was a Bell

In this collection, Caballero imagines how memory frames and reshapes the present, how memory illuminates and limits the …

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in October?

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In the October 2021 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Andil Gosine presenting Nature’s Wild: Love, Sex, and Law in the Caribbean

Friday, October 1 at 12:00 PM ET | Event Fee: $0 – $5

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TONIGHT: Grubbie Debut: Judy Bolton-Fasman with Tova Mirvis, 9/9

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Join Porter Square Books and Grubstreet tonight at 7pm (EST) in the latest installment of the Grubbie Debuts series, featuring Memoir Incubator graduate Judy Bolton-Fasman for the launch of her debut memoir, Asylum: A Memoir of Family Secrets. Judy will be joined in conversation by author Tova MirvisThis event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast. Register here.

 

About Asylum: A Memoir of Family Secrets

How much do we really know about the lives of our parents and the secrets lodged in their past? Judy Bolton-Fasman's fascinating saga,  …

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Do Authors Really Need to be a "Brand"?

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When I teach workshops on writing and/or publishing, I often start out by asking writers to work on the "one-liner" for their projects, whether fiction, nonfiction, or collections. I encourage them to try winnowing it down to just one line — and no, that single line can't comprise 200 words.

Usually someone will ask, sometimes a little aggressively, "Why?" The subtext is perfectly reasonable: their book or collection is too complex to be expressed in one line

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in September?

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In the September 2021 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Tina M. Campt presenting A Black Gaze: Artists Changing How We See

Wednesday, September 1 at 7:00 PM ET | Event Fee: $0 – $5

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