Rhode Island Council on the Humanities Recognizes Taylor Polites

Taylor Polites was recognized with the Read More →

Nottage Knows the World’s a Stage

Speaking to RISD students, playwright Lynn Nottage addressed the importance of bearing witness to trauma and creating civically-engaged art.

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Poet Allison Adelle Hedge Coke offers an inspiring talk on contemplation, creative practice and activism

Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, the award-winning author and environmental activist gave an inspiring talk about contemplation, creative practice and activism as part of RISD’s Social…

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Thomas Doran delivers lecture on environmental comics at Colby College

Thomas Doran gave a lecture on, Reading Comics in a Time of Environmental Crisis, at Colby College on April 25th, part of Colby College’s ongoing…

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Alexia Kosmider’s documentary, TransJourney, shown on Rhode Island PBS

Alexia Kosmider recently had her documentary, TransJourney, shown on Rhode Island PBS.

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Jonathan Highfield presents at the 3rd Annual International Conference on Food Security in Cape Town, South Africa

Jonathan Highfield gave a presentation at the 3rd Annual International Conference on Food Security in Cape Town, South Africa on December 3rd. His talk, entitled…

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Alexia Kosminder wins first prize in the James L. Seavor LGBTQ Screenplay Competition Award at the RIIFF

Alexia Kosmider recently won first prize in the James L. Seavor LGBTQ Screenplay Competition Award at the Rhode Island International Film Festival for her script, Small Steps…

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Jonathan Highfield’s course performance of “Juvie Talk” mentioned in an article on resources for educators

Jonathan Highfield’s first year literature seminar’s narrative production, based on the book Juvie Talk, is referenced in an article about resources for…

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Jonathan Highfield celebrates the release of his second book

Culminating years of research, Jonathan Highfield is celebrating the release of his second book, Food and Foodways in African Narratives: Community, Culture, and Heritage.

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Avishek Ganguly begins Fellowship at the International Research Center at the Freie Universität in Berlin

Avishek Ganguly recently began his 10-month term as a Fellow at the International Research Center at the Freie Universität in Berlin, Germany. During…

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