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.

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So many English charms, so many oddities

By , Globe Staff

The English have very different codes of conduct from New Englanders’, despite our common heritage and language.

We’re Boston’s Dudley Square: Witnesses to a neighborhood’s rebirth

, Text by Linda Matchan

Renowned photographer Nicholas Nixon captures the people of a community long neglected but now on a rising tide of renewal.

Ally Derks has helped put Amsterdam on documentary festival map

By , Globe Staff

Ally Derks is the founder and director of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam.

Young Muslim designs a new cultural understanding

By , Globe Staff

Sahro Hassan wants Muslim women to feel confident enough to express themselves through fashion.