Alexandra

READING MY FATHER : A Memoir. By Alexandra Styron. Scribner, New York, N.Y. April 2011. 285 pages, photographs. $25 hardcover. Could...

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Climate change is complicated; sea level rise is not. We live on an Island — a glorified sandbar — and the sea is closing in on us. It is...

Beyond War Editors, Vineyard Gazette: A question was recently sent to the Martha’s Vineyard Peace Council: “Are there going to be...

Susan Desmarais recently retired as a Vineyard outreach worker. As a social worker, she is cognizant of privacy issues regarding...

A Night to Remember

Word Play Fis-SIP-par-ous — adj. Tending to break up into parts, divisive. It’s often depressing to read about the world outside...

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Letters to the Editor

Alvin Eisenman was truly a gentleman and a scholar. I was one of his students in the graphic design program at Yale; he and the distinguished group...

What a summer this has been. I haven’t lived on the Island long enough to remember the old Vineyard, but surely it wasn’t like this.

Last Wednesday, Sept. 4, my husband and I were drifting seaward from the outer harbor in our disabled sailboat. We had to take down our sails and had...

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