Yesterday my mother-in-law and I went to this exhibit at the MFA in our semi-annual visit. Wonderful. Inspiring. I have no words for these works. The painting of Toledo above seems to be hiding an entire gothic novel inside it.
This is the second anthology from the Memoir Project. It includes memoirs from four Boston neighborhoods, Charlestown, Chinatown, East Boston and Mattapan
Born Before Plastic
This is the first anthology from the Memoir Project. It features memoirs written by senior citizens in three Boston City neighborhoods, Roxbury, South Boston and the North End. It is the product of a partnership between the City of Boston and Grub Street, Inc. to offer free writing classes to seniors in Boston.