Booklab

Booklab
Here's the kickoff to the fifth season of Booklab, a literary salon in Boston, and blurbs from some of our authors. To be added to the mailing list, please contact Kathleen.

updated: 3 weeks ago

Tova Mirvis

Tova Mirvis
Writing a memoir is a process of selection, according to Tova Mirvis. You have the characters and know the story, but the art is in selecting what to include.

updated: 3 weeks ago

Marianne Leone

Marianne Leone
Marianne Leone starts her writing day by reading poetry. And here's the recipe for her mother's lentil soup, remembered in her memoir.

updated: 2 months ago

Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg goes deep into her imagination to write about post-apocalyptic worlds, fueled in part by her childhood in Florida.

updated: 2 months ago

Megan Marshall

Megan Marshall

For Megan Marshall, winning the Pulitzer Prize was a life changer. The phone didn't stop ringing, invitations wouldn't stop arriving and more of the world finally learned about Margaret Fuller.

updated: 2 months ago

Bret Anthony Johnston

Bret Anthony Johnston

For Bret Anthony Johnston, living near an aquarium and having a career as a skate boarder are personal experiences that found their way into this story of a family with a missing child.

updated: 2 months ago