PEN New England Presents "Games People Play: Why Sportswriting Matters"
Called "the bard of New England toughness" by Men’s Health magazine, Jay Atkinson has published eight books, including "Memoirs of a Rugby-Playing Man" and "Ice Time." "Caveman Politics" was a national Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection; "Ice Time" was a Publishers Weekly Notable Book of the Year and a New England Independent Bookseller’s Association bestseller; and "Legends of Winter Hill" spent seven weeks on... Read More →
Jaed Coffin is the author of "A Chant to Soothe Wild Elephants," a memoir about the summer he spent as a monk in his mother’s native Thailand, and the forthcoming "Roughhouse Friday," which chronicles the year he won the middleweight title of a barroom boxing show in Alaska. He teaches writing at the University of New Hampshire.
James Parker is a contributing editor at The Atlantic and editor of The Pilgrim, which features writing from the homeless community of downtown Boston.
Thursday October 13, 2016 8:30pm - 9:30pm
Title Boxing Club
338 Newbury Street, Boston