Student readings on February 9th

Students in Matt Purdy’s class, Reading and Writing the Prose Poem and Short-Short Story, will be doing a reading on Tuesday, February 9th at 7:30…

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Phil Eil’s feature article on Mayor Jorge Elorza in Rhode Island Monthly

Phil Eil’s feature article on Mayor Jorge Elorza is in the current issue of Rhode Island Monthly

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Movie Night with Mike Fink – Featuring the 1952 Classic Film “Moulin Rouge”

On January 21st, as part of the Liberal Arts Division’s 75th Anniversary celebration, Mike Fink hosted a screening of the 1952 classic film, Moulin Rouge, directed by…

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Nicole Merola featured on RI Public Radio

Nicole Merola was featured on RI Public radio to discuss her holiday book picks for 2015.

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Barbeito lecture at Yale

Patricia Barbeito spoke to the Yale community about “Crisis Noir: Petros Markaris’ Detective Novels and the Greek Financial Crisis,” the global re-emergence of the “crime noir”…

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Jonathan Highfield gave a lecture entitled “A Foodies View of History: South Africa, Incarceration, Bunny Chow and Smileys.”

Jonathan Highfield gave a guest lecture entitled “A Foodie’s View of History: South Africa, Incarceration, Bunny Chow, and Smileys” at the Dwight-Englewood School in Englewood,…

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Taylor Polites led a talk with author/publisher Kaylie Jones

Taylor Polites led a talk with author/publisher Kaylie Jones about the publishing world as she sees it from both sides of the table.

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Avishek Ganguly hosted a literary discussion with Fiston Mwanza Mujila, author of TRAM 83

Avishek Ganguly participated in a literary event at the French American School, Providence, R.I. Ganguly hosted a literary discussion exploring the ways that language is shaped by…

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Nicole Merola presented “Anthropocene Artifacts: Reading Culture Stratigraphically”

On October 15, 2015, Nicole Merola presented “Anthropocene Artifacts: Reading Culture Stratigraphically,” her RISD Research Council Bridge grant completed with Student Eli Block (BRDD ’17 Biology…

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Patricia Barbeito’s translation of “Father with Dog” published

Patricia Barbeito published her translation of the short story “Father with Dog,” by acclaimed Greek author Amanda Michalopoulou, in the new online literary journal…

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