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Premonitions: Halloween events to haunt your week

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Local music, theater and art performances to spice up and spook out your Halloweek

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Wolitzer ’81 explores the adolescent psyche

October 17, 2014 0 comments

“Belzhar” is miles away from Wolitzer’s previous setting at a utopian summer camp for the arts.

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In the foreground: October art

October 17, 2014 0 comments

A brief overview of gallery exhibits on view this month.

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New and noteworthy books: Oct. 10, 2014

October 10, 2014 0 comments

Recent “Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage,” “A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing” and “On Immunity: An Inoculation” make for compelling reads.

The Lineup

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The Lineup

October 3, 2014 0 comments

Airborne Toxic Event, Norah Jones and Rhode Island Philharmonic are all slated to perform in Providence this month.

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Wole Soyinka: ‘I have not merely reflected but anticipated’

October 1, 2014 0 comments

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka recently spoke with The Herald about the distinctions between progress and tradition, change and stability.

According to Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka, the rising power of the Islamic militant group Boko Haram is largely due to “economic disparities.”

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Nobel-winning author discusses terror threat Boko Haram

October 1, 2014 1 comment

“Take a cue from battered humanity of Nigeria: Do not concede a thing to the enemy of humanity,” said Wole Soyinka.

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The punch line: this month in local comedy

September 26, 2014 0 comments

If Providence’s mayoral elections have brought you down, a taste of BEER — Bio-Engineered Experimental Reindeer — might be just what you need.

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Arts & Culture Roundup: Sept. 12, 2014

September 12, 2014 0 comments

Local artist Alice Benvie Gebhert, whose work in kiln-fired fused glass has appeared in exhibits across New England, creates collage-like pieces.

The Lineup

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The Lineup

September 5, 2014 0 comments

September’s Concert Calendar