Join us for an evening of poetry with three writers whose work explores the breadth and depth of the Arab experience. The luxurious and old-school look of the Coolidge provides a unique backdrop for a date. But these unpretentious vignettes are laced with compassion, as she learns to balance the sting of death with the tender strangeness of life. The evening was still enjoyable and worth the trip. Maybe you sympathize with the same characters. Her favorite foods are dumplings, ramen, and tacos, usually with hot sauce on the side. In this chronicle of mourning and survival, Ali Liebegott wallows in loneliness and over-assigns meaning to everyday circumstance, clinging to an aging dog and obsessing over dead birds.
A New York Times bestselling author shares this exhilarating story of cutting-edge science and the race against the clock to find new treatments in the fight against the antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs. Countless couples have gone on dates at the theater, sharing popcorn, holding hands, and bonding over a love of classic and independent films. In this provocative, wildly entertaining, and compelling novel, seven women enrolled in an extreme weight loss documentary discover self-love and sisterhood as they enact a daring revenge against the exploitative filmmakers. In an America convulsed by political upheaval, cultural discord, environmental collapse, and spiritual confusion, many folks are searching for peace, salvation, and—perhaps most immediately—just a little damn focus. But the two of them can barely exist in the same room, which has caused the entire family years of emotional distress. From hand-limbering stretches to lessons on five-ing with finesse, readers are guided through a series of interactive challenges, each goofier than the next.
Pierce building, which was for many years the only commercial business in north Brookline. Pierce Building, constructed in 1897, and originally an grocery store, is a historically significant Tudor-style building. For more than seven decades, the Coolidge Corner Theatre has been an iconic location for enjoying independent, foreign and even mainstream films. Our Small Press Book Club will meet to discuss a book from an independent publisher. Explore the lineup: Film, music, magic, puppets and more! Kim Chaffee, a life-long New Englander and debut author, is a former second-grade teacher now focusing on writing and being a mom.
Stay tuned on social media for more Independent Bookstore Day announcements. In recent years, an influx of national bank chains has taken over several prime storefronts, detracting from the traditional neighborhood retail mix. Her essays have been cited or recommended by sources like the New York Times, the Rumpus, Flavorwire, Longreads. Every porcine wonder was once a piglet! The Coolidge feels like home to them. But when the morning comes, the dragon is still afraid of the knight. The knowledge she gained there, combined with her innate talents for interiors, came together to form HausWitch, a company devoted to helping people heal their spaces and love their homes. Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm.
A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he has worked on many television shows, including The Simpsons and Futurama. Most recently, she wrote and directed the feature film Paint It Black. In the aftermath, Laurie reached out for help. This event was originally scheduled for May 22. Every ticket comes with a signed copy of the book.
In 2018, Brookline's Town Meeting approved a warrant article to rename the school. And not even seeing her attacker on campus could stop her. The northern portion of Harvard Street, near the border with the neighborhood of , is characterized by a cluster of Jewish-oriented shops, including a bookstore, giftshop, butcher, and various other stores and eateries. The Coolidge Corner Theatre screens everything from throwback films to stage performances. She spent most of her twenties working at the alternative newsweekly the Boston Phoenix, most of her thirties working as a carpenter, and she writes the New England literary news column for the Boston Globe. The Coolidge Corner Theatre shows independent films, documentaries, and cult classics.
Fiore said he and his fiancé were deeply impressed by their visit to the theater. They add a palate-pleasing subtle kick or a scorching burn to the stir-fries, appetizers, and noodle dishes so many people love. She is the winner of two Los Angeles Times Book Prizes and an American Book Award, and has twice been nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Kirkus Prize. I have many good stories about the Coolidge. She has translated poets such as Emily Dickinson, John Updike or William Shakespeare. Sam Lipsyte is the author of the story collections Venus Drive named one of the top twenty-five books of its year by the Voice Literary Supplement and The Fun Parts and four novels: Hark, The Ask, The Subject Steve, and Home Land, which was a New York Times Notable Book and received the first annual Believer Book Award.
Margaret Jull Costa has been a literary translator for nearly thirty years and has translated many novels and short stories by Portuguese, Spanish, and Latin American writers, including Javier Marías, Fernando Pessoa, José Saramago, Bernardo Atxaga, and Ramón del Valle-Inclán. Many different events, including author readings, family game nights and seasonal sidewalks sales, are regularly hosted by members of the Coolidge Corner Merchants' Association. Kate Wisel is a native of Boston. Nina MacLaughlin is the author of Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter W. Tina Cassidy is the executive vice president and chief content officer at the public relations and social content firm InkHouse and also a board member at the New England Center for Investigative Reporting. This event will take place at the Coolidge Corner location of the Public Library of Brookline. The new name will be decided by a community wide process.
And being alone makes everything worse. From silent films to sing-along flicks, these movies represent the best of the best in every genre imaginable. In 2013, Forché received the Academy of American Poets Fellowship given for distinguished poetic achievement. When there was talk of the owners closing its doors in 1989, so many people rallied behind the movie theater that the city created an independent not-for-profit group to save and preserve the Coolidge for generations to come. She has studied fiction and nonfiction at GrubStreet, the Fine Arts Work Center, Gotham Writers Workshop, the Sirenland Writers Conference, and Kripalu.
You can treat yourself to old-school or cutting-edge entertainment by taking a date to the Coolidge. Instead, it fills its 14 theaters with culturally significant films geared toward thoughtful audience members. It is one of the last remaining original big screen movie houses in the country. In an effort to increase profits, the balcony was closed off and converted into a second screen. In that moment she discovered that everything she needed to know about life and family was right before her eyes, in the secret world of bees.