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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Simmons president makes cancer fight a ‘public journey’

By , Globe Staff

Helen Drinan’s openness about her battle with breast cancer has drawn a lot of attention and raised some eyebrows.

Boston’s first Icelandic film festival

By , Globe Staff

The Icelandic Film Festival is coming to the Kendall Square Cinema on Saturday, March 14.

Tea sandwiches, Winnipeg-style


Tea sandwiches, Winnipeg-style, are double-decker finger sandwiches, with different fillings in each layer, and made with two different colors of bread.

Recipe for marshmallow roll ‘dainties’


Colored marshmallows are harder to find here than in Canada, but some are available at The Butcherie in Brookline.