Nina MacLaughlin: Hammerhead

MON, MAR 16, 2015 (31:56)

Former Boston Phoenix editor Nina MacLaughlin discusses her book Hammer Head: The Making of a Carpenter—a book for anyone who has ever dreamed of changing tracks: the story of a young woman who quit her desk job to become a carpenter.

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+ BIO: Nina MacLaughlin

Nina MacLaughlin grew up in Massachusetts and lives in Cambridge, where she works as a carpenter. Formerly an editor at The Boston Phoenix, she has written for The Believer, Bookslut, The Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere.

(Photo Credit: Beowulf Sheehan)

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