Yiqing Shao

Yiqing Shao

Associate Digital Editor

Yiqing fell in love with Boston after attending a design conference here in 2007. A few years later, she packed up her things in L.A. and boarded a one-way red-eye to Logan. She has worked in various editorial, design, and production roles at Da Capo Press, Grub Street, and Pearson Education. Yiqing studied journalism and English at Michigan State University and has a master's degree in publishing and writing from Emerson College.

Yiqing Shao'S latest stories

Local Artist Wins 'Portrait of a City' Competition

Adam O'Day's work will be purchased by the city.

The City Really, Really Needs Applicants for Poet Laureate

Tell all your wordsmith friends.

29 Books Made into Movies or TV Shows

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Mark Wahlberg Might Be the New 'Six Million Dollar Man'

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New Gone Girl Trailer and Movie Posters Released

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18 Free Things to Do This Month

Shakespeare on the Common, the Revere Beach sand sculpting festival, and more.

Where to Watch Free Outdoor Movies This Summer

From the Harbor to the Hatch Shell.

Nine Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July

Free duck boat tours, fireworks, sailing, and more.

2,500 Mensa Members Coming to Town

The gathering is being called 'Brilliance in Beantown.' (Gag.)

Harborfest 2014: Just the Free Stuff

’Cause you can pay for things any time of year.