Catherine Ramsdell
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//Features

The Power of Story in the Digital Age | 15 Jun 2009 // 9:20 PM

In an age where Twitter and Google seem to be taking over the world, how do people communicate information in a meaningful and memorable manner? They tell a story.

//Reviews

'The Prime of Life': It's Time to Grow Up | 26 May 2015 // 2:00 AM

Adulthood today is complicated, but it was complicated a hundred years ago, too.

'Apple Tree Yard's Protagonist is a Wife, Mother, Ph.D. and... Murderer? | 14 May 2015 // 9:05 PM

Louis Doughty often describes things with a blunt gracefulness; she is an author that can take the simplest or smallest turn of phrase and make it memorable and powerful.

//Blogs

What a Kindle / Nook / iPad Can't Do: 'Ex Libris: The Art of Bookplates' | 15 Aug 2011 // 12:00 AM

Books -- real, print, physical books -- say something about their owners and so, as the book Ex Libris makes clear, do bookplates.

'Black Cats and Four-Leaf Clovers' and a Lot of Other Crazy Superstitions | 15 Sep 2010 // 2:00 AM

Sin, death, and the devil appear to be popular themes in the world of superstitions and old wives tales.

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//Blogs

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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