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Innovations in Storytelling Series – Textiles and Social Justice

March 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


The University of Rhode Island Center for the Humanities is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2024, and devoting this year’s speaker series to storytelling, an endeavor at the heart of the humanities. The Center’s yearlong series envisions storytelling expansively and brings a variety of practitioners — historians and novelists, cartoonists and artists, musicians and musicologists, anthropologists and quilters — to campus to discuss the innovative ways in which they tell stories.

All events in the series are free and open to the public. Click the links below for more details.

Textiles and Social Justice
Dr. Chawne Kimber
Thursday, March 21st, 4pm
Galanti Lounge, Robert Carothers Library

The Way Forward
Camille W. Dance & Co.
Tuesday, March 26th, 4pm & Wednesday, March 27th, 7pm
Hope Room, Higgins Welcome Center & Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Room B100

A Conversation with Novelist Ruth Ozeki
Ruth Ozeki
Thursday, April 11th, 4pm
Hope Room, Higgins Welcome Center & Livestreamed


March 21
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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University of Rhode Island – Center for the Humanities
URI Kingston Campus, 75 Briar Lane
Kingston, RI 02881 United States
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