A feature writer and video producer, Matchan has a special interest in the arts and international travel. She is also a documentary filmmaker who has received grants from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
By Joan Anderman , Globe Correspondent
Women of all ages attend Ladies Rock Camp in Jamaica Plain, shedding their inhibitions and joining bands.
By Linda Matchan , Globe Staff
Polak, an infant survivor of the Holocaust, reads from his award-winning memoir on Sunday in Cambridge.
By Kara Baskin , Globe Correspondent
They write murder mysteries that are formulaic but also witty and fun, and readers can’t get enough.
By Elizabeth Marshall Thomas , Globe Correspondent
Amphibians are faced with extinction, so show a little kindness toward our green friends.