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Monday, February 26

Students Craft Speeches at the Kennedy Institute

Speeches can offer hope, inspire action, and change the course of history. On Friday, February 23, middle-school students learned how to move the masses using the power of words at a full-day [...]

Monday, February 19

826 Boston Slam Poet Agnes Ugoji Introduces Dave Eggers at First Parish Church

On Valentine’s Day, 826 co-founder and author Dave Eggers came to town to discuss his new book, The Monk of Mokha, with its subject Mokhtar Alkhanshali at a Harvard Book Store event. Dave and [...]

Monday, February 5

Students Celebrate at Apocalypse-Themed Chapbook Release Party

“During the TV apocalypse, all the cartoon TV characters came out of the screens in Times Square in New York City.” So begins eleven-year-old Isaac’s tale of the end of the world: [...]

Tiffany, grade 8, introduces author-speaker Julie Lythcott-Haims.

Wednesday, January 31

826 Boston Student Joins Julie Lythcott-Haims at Harvard Book Store

826 Boston, together with the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research and Mass Humanities, presented New York Times bestselling author Julie Lythcott-Haims at Harvard Book [...]

Proud published authors pose with their teacher Ms. McCabe.

Friday, January 26

Students Stand Up to Bullying, with Some Help from Cartoon Network

“Even though Grace and I are still best friends today, whenever someone just mentions that time between us, a huge wave of guilt rushes over me. It took me a LONG time to convince myself to write [...]

Wednesday, January 10

826 Boston Writers’ Room Manager Nakia Hill Chosen for Boston AIR

On Monday, January 8, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the City of Boston’s seven artists-in-resident. We’re especially excited to share that our Writers’ Room Manager Nakia Hill [...]

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