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Should the government guarantee economic security?

Action Speaks, the always entertaining panel discussion series at AS220, continues its fall season November 14 with a look at topic of great interest in Rhode Island: economic security.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  November 09, 2012
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Does the photograph endure?

Action Speaks, the panel discussion series at Providence art space AS220, continues November 7 with a look at the power of the image.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  November 02, 2012
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What happens when we patent life?

What happens when we patent life?
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  September 28, 2012
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Looking back on An American Family

Action Speaks!, the panel discussion series at Providence art space AS220, continues its fall series with a look back at An American Family , a documentary that chronicled the lives of the Loud family of Santa Barbara, California.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  October 14, 2011
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On the rise of militainment

Action Speaks!, the panel discussion series at Providence art space AS220, kicks off its fall program next week. The theme for the coming months — "Conflict and Amusement in America: How Can It Hurt If It's So Much Fun?"
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  September 30, 2011

Chi chi chi chi changes

The title of this item sounds like I blatantly lifted if from some old David Bowie song. Would I stoop so low? (Don't answer that.)
Cicilline's rapid decline; riding RIPTA; the art of architecture; two artistic losses
By RUDY CHEEKS  |  April 01, 2011


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Is the brain wired for the Crackberry?

Providence cultural center AS220's panel discussion series Action Speaks! marches on with a chat about the transformative impact the cell phone.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  October 15, 2010
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The birth of conservative talk radio

Providence cultural center AS220 is kicking off its latest season of "Action Speaks!" roundtable discussions. The theme for this fall's chats: "What's Eating Us?," a look at the patterns of consumption that precipitated the economic crash — and may help
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  October 01, 2010
Rhythm & Roots Festival's final day at Ningret Park

Rhythm & Roots Festival's final day at Ningret Park


The big deal at today's Rhythm & Roots Festival lineup is the arrival of the Texas Sheiks. Geoff Muldaur and Johnny Nicholas lead a pack...
By webteam  |  August 31, 2010
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Can we fix our broken suburbs?

Action Speaks!, the panel discussion series at Providence art space AS220, wraps up its fall run with a look at the American adventure in suburbia.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  October 23, 2009
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Co-dependent? The US and China

Action Speaks!, the panel discussion series at Providence art space AS220, continues its fall run with a conversation about the increasingly dependent relationship between the United States and China.
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By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  October 16, 2009


Trucking along with the Mobile Art Project

When the Hera Gallery left its customary perch on Main Street in Wakefield last fall for a time, artist and curator Viera Levitt started thinking of ways to bring art back to the heart of South County. She struck upon the idea of the Mobile Art Project a
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By GREG COOK  |  August 14, 2009