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Ives Street Block Party Today

POOPSTOCK!!! SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2O 12pm-6pm The parking lot behind East George and Ives. POOPSTOCK is a fundraiser for the Merasi School. The Merasi are a community of marginalized lower caste musicians living in desert of Rajasthan, India. Due to their outcast status in the hierarchical organization of India’s caste system, they are born without birth […]

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Jaime Millmather: Still In Ur Barz, Still Drinkin Ur Cozmoez

Human exclamation point and presumed investor in the company that invented not capitalizing things, Jaime Millmather is at it again, and this time she’s reading! Books! I’ve taken a few good-natured shots at Jaime over the past month or so, but seriously, I think I’m going to ask her to marry me. Ms. Millmather, plz

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Once Bastion of Blue Bloods, Old Library Courts Cool Nerds

I attended a couple salons and other free readings of various sorts at The Providence Athenaeum over the past year and I was impressed, not only to see a budding scene for older folks get some random injections of generational diversity but also by the homegrown lecturers. Weird Providence randoms mix with RISD and Brown

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