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2015 DIY Convention Explores Age Challenges

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This is the 14th year for the DIY Convention: Do It Yourself in Film, Music & Books. In conference years, that’s middle-aged. So it’s appropriate that we take a look at the struggles of artists who are in the middle of their career on the DIY battle lines.
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Johnny Angel Wendell: The Liberating Force of Punk Rock

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Johnny Angel Wendell has had a career as a musician, radio personality, actor and journalist. He’s now produced his first novel, “Looking for Lady Dee: A Punk Rock Mystery,” available through Amazon.com. It’s an homage to his Boston punk rock roots. Wendell will be appearing at the 14th DIY Convention on March 7 at the Roosevelt Hotel (free and open to the public) on the 4 p.m. panel, “War Stories From the DIY Front.” We asked him a few questions in advance about his writing process…..

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2014 NEW ENGLAND BOOK FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

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The New England Book Festival is holding a FREE and open to the public daytime book fair and publishing seminar on Saturday, January 18, 2014 from noon to 5 p.m. at the Omni Parker House Hotel, 60 School Street in Boston, 02108.
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