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The Big Think

TED, PopTech, and other 21st-century innovation conferences — nerds giving speeches to rich guys — have done something rather remarkable: they've turned the public intellectual into popular entertainer.
Providence designer Seth Goldenberg convenes the best and brightest to tackle the "Epic Challenges" of our time. But who appointed them ?
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  June 03, 2011

St. Clair Annex

Seasonal delights in Watch Hill
Seasonal delights in Watch Hill
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  June 26, 2009

30 on 30

The Providence Phoenix celebrates 30 years with 30 interviews  
30 local luminaries look back on 30 years of the New Paper and the Providence Phoenix
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 22, 2008

Get-together seeks answers on improved transit

Angeles drivers aren’t the only ones who can’t give up their dependence on cars.
Local motion
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 17, 2007

Photographer prowls for that one great image

The internationally notable photographer Tina Barney lives among the well-trimmed estates of Watch Hill and has been around such East Coast privilege all her life.
Screen Gems  
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 13, 2006