Virtual: Tell All Boston. Silence, Madness, & Secrets: Sorry About All That!


Join Porter Square Books for an online Tell-All event, brought to you by the alumni of GrubStreet’s Memoir and Essay Incubators, co-sponsored by GrubStreet. The theme of the evening is SIlence, Madness & Secrets: Sorry About All That! This event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast.

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SILENCE: MICHELLE BOWDLER on the relief of breaking her silence. Michelle is the author of Is Rape A Crime?—A Memoir, An Investigation, and a Manifesto (2020, Flatiron Books).

MADNESS: SEBASTIAN STUART traces the twisted family roots of his beloved cousin’s descent into schizophrenia. Sebastian’s forthcoming book is What Wasn’t I Thinking?—A Memoir of Rebellion, Madness and My Mother (May 2021, Querelle Press)

SECRETS: E. DOLORES JOHNSON on her search for her white family she didn’t know existed. Dolores is the author of Say I’m Dead: A Family Memoir of Race, Secrets, and Love (2020, Lawrence Hill Books)

APOLOGIES: MOLLY HOWES on the delicate and vital art of making amends. Molly is the author of A Good Apology: Four Steps to Make Things Right (2020, Grand Central Publishing)

Tell-All Boston is Real Stories Read Live. We are Boston’s only live-on-stage literary reading series dedicated to the art and craft of memoir. Award-winning writers, best-selling authors, and emerging stars share first-person stories that make meaning from lived experience. Our goal is to foster a community of honesty and discovery, through the power of memoir.

Tell-All Boston is brought to you by GrubStreet and curated by alumni of GrubStreet’s Memoir Incubator and Essay Incubator.

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Event date: 

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 7:00pm

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Is Rape a Crime?: A Memoir, an Investigation, and a Manifesto By Michelle Bowdler Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250255631
Availability: Available with a Delay: On Order at Supplier: Email for More Info
Published: Flatiron Books - July 28th, 2020

Say I'm Dead: A Family Memoir of Race, Secrets, and Love By E. Dolores Johnson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781641602747
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Published: Lawrence Hill Books - June 2nd, 2020

A Good Apology: Four Steps to Make Things Right By Molly Howes, PhD Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538701317
Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 21st, 2020