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

Happy birthday, Canada!

By , Globe Staff

July 1 is Canada Day, when our northern neighbor turns 149. No doubt you’re thinking: How can I celebrate? Try building an inuksuk.

The prince of pop (culture)

By Joan Anderman , Globe Correspondent

Musician/collector Darren Hill opens the Emporium of Popular Culture in Providence.

Inside a man’s world, in Manville

By James Sullivan , Globe Correspondent

Boston writer and editor William Giraldi reflects on the impact of his father’s accidental death in his memoir, “The Hero’s Body.”

Yes, but is it art?

By , Globe Staff

A curator critiques an exhibit at Children’s Hospital of objects children have ingested or stuck in their ears, or noses.