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Eric Bogosian: On the Armenian Genocide and Its Aftermath, at Brookline Booksmith Tonight, May 12

Ten years ago, I spent some time talking to Eric Bogosian, who reads tonight from “Operation Nemesis: The Plot That Avenged the Armenian Genocide” at Brookline Booksmith. Bogosian took a hiatus from writing and acting to research and write this book, which the New York Times reviewed favorably. Begosian, …


Johnny Angel: Punk Rock Writer/DirecTV Bus Rider

Go to WBUR’s ARTery site – – and you’ll see a piece I wrote on Johnny Angel’s memoir-cum-novel, “Looking for Lady Dee: A Punk Rock Mystery.” Here’s a fun out-take from that: Turn on your TV right now and you’ll probably see the ubiquitous ad where Rob Lowe is …