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Linda Matchan

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.

Latest stories

Roxbury artist creates Google Doodle for MLK Day

By , Globe Staff

Ekua Holmes’s illustration honoring the civil rights leader is the featured image on Google’s US homepage today.

BPL writing fellow launches a new career

By , Globe Staff

The Children’s Writer-in-Residence fellowship at the Boston Public Library launched the career of Natalie Coward Anderson.

BPL writing fellow launches a new career

By , Globe Staff

Natalie Coward Anderson of Charlestown was a long shot for this year’s Children’s Writer-in-Residence fellowship at the Boston Public Library. She has never published anything.

ALS care takes heavy toll on patient’s family

By , Globe Staff

They are an unlikely cadre of caregivers, as well as roommates, and hospital officials in Stoughton say they have never seen anything like it.