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Articles by Gabrielle Dee (47)

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Spring theater to provoke dialogue, innovate

February 11, 2015 0 comments

Shakespeare meets Edward Hopper and a Chinese-American woman follows her brother into the underworld in this semester’s array of performances.

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Website sells student art through storytelling

November 21, 2014 0 comments

Folkmade displays the pieces of five artists in a setting far removed from the traditional gallery: online.

Monday’s performance in Grant Recital Hall included primarily American compositions from the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Professor brings ‘American Portraits’ to Grant Recital Hall

November 11, 2014 0 comments

The perforated walls of the Grant Recital Hall resounded with Garland’s impossibly long phrases, ranging from a whispered pianissimo to a booming forte.

A Neighborhood Unmoored: Harboring Cape Verde in Providence

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A Neighborhood Unmoored: Harboring Cape Verde in Providence

November 7, 2014 0 comments

As new cultures and experiences mold the Cape Verdean diaspora, the local definition of a Cape Verdean grows thinner.

David Flink ’02, who co-founded Eye to Eye in 1998, believes learning disabilities are new avenues of thinking rather than academic setbacks.

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Eye to Eye destigmatizes learning disabilities

October 28, 2014 1 comment

Exploding magic tricks in an elementary school classroom and rounds of chess with Janitor Jim marked a journey governed by dyslexia and ADHD for Flink ’02.

Probing the subjective nature of photography, RISD student Tal Milon’s photos of her younger brother at play capture the incongruent mix of innocence and masculinity she sees in him.

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RISD exhibit recaptures the meaning of photography

October 17, 2014 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design’s photography triennial exhibition opened last week at the Woods Gerry House.

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Nudity ‘becomes a forum’ in the Upspace

October 7, 2014 1 comment

Four-, five- and six-fingered hand prints snake along Production Workshop Upspace’s walls, interspersed with questions and statements.

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Program explores culture through language

September 26, 2014 0 comments

Voices of Bengali, Amharic, Macedonian and Tagalog have gained new resonance on campus this week.

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Fall theater lineup pushes genre limits

September 16, 2014 0 comments

This season’s theater lineup will explore the transcendental power of relationships and art’s ability to grapple with timeless issues of identity.

As e-resources gain popularity over traditional hard-copy books, the John D. Rockefeller Library has shifted its focus from stacks to study spaces.

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Rockefeller Library celebrates 50 years

September 9, 2014 2 comments

In honor of the half-century anniversary, the Rock 50 Committee has developed a series of events, exhibits and commemorative paraphernalia to celebrate.