Three Tankard siblings (of 10 total) joined an eager audience of listeners for this month’s Tuesdays in the Newsroom talk.
This month’s Tuesdays in the Newsroom celebrates Black History Month with a conversation with members of the Tankard family, among the very few African Americans living year-round on Martha’s Vineyard in the 1960s.
Jamie Craig, son of the late Edgartown author Philip R. Craig, was the featured speaker at the recent Tuesdays in the Newsroom event, discussing the journey of his father's books from page to small screen.
Tuesdays in the Newsroom, the Gazette’s off-season speaker/discussion series, returns this month with a look back at Vineyard novelist Philip R. Craig.


Entitled (Old) News You Can Use, the event begins at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19.
Carolyn Ryan, assistant managing editor at the New York Times and former metro editor at the Boston Globe, has spent most of her professional life leading newsrooms.