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FREE RADICAL (TEACH ONE EDITION): ‘ASSATA: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY’

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I was right in the middle of reading Assata when Michael Brown was murdered in Ferguson. As the events in Missouri unfolded, reading Shakur’s memoir was a horrifying deja vu. Continue reading

Arts 

FINAL FANTASY: LAST BOOK IN MAGICIANS TRILOGY RELEASED THIS WEEK

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A bit darker and less saturated with teen angst than the previous reads, Quentin is no longer the young buck scholar, but on the brink of mastering magic. Continue reading

Arts 

BOOKENDS: TROIKA

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A column that takes you from the front cover to the book signing of notable new releases. Continue reading

Beer 

HONEST PINT: YOU BASTARDS

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“New England has just about the oldest beer culture in the United States,” says Clark, who as a homebrewer appreciates that New Englanders were instrumental in legalizing homebrewing, and defining modern beer styles we still see today. Continue reading

Arts Fiction 

BOOKENDS: I AM HAVING SO MUCH FUN HERE WITHOUT YOU

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A new column that takes you from the front cover to the book signing of notable new releases. Continue reading

Arts Fiction Music 

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, MEET THE THEREMIN

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The age-old sci-fi instrument and its melodic magic inspired writer Sean Michaels to take a break from the daily grind and trek to Russia to research its inventor. Continue reading