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Articles Jed Speare (2015) live at Mobius, World Listening Day concert (Non-Event) Photo: Susanna Bolle
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Listening to Jed Speare (1954-2016)

When Jed Speare died earlier this spring, Boston’s experimental arts community lost a pioneering artist, a tenacious advocate, a dear colleague, and an even more dear friend. Jed was best known for his work as a composer and sound artist,…

Articles Keith Francis, The Firefighters, 2008.
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THE FIREFIGHTERS BY KEITH FRANCIS

By Tamara Schillin The recently completed “The Firefighters” (2008) is an homage to the six firefighters who perished tragically while battling a blaze in the windowless meat locker maze at the abandoned Worcester, MA Cold Storage warehouse on Friday, December…

Articles The Garden of Peace from above.
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A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT

During my regular commute from the Bowdin Street T stop on the Blue Line up the hill to classes at Suffolk University, for many months, I passed by the construction site for a high rise government office building. Often that…