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Books and Beer
January 8, 2020 No Commentby

Books and Beer

It’s winter in New England. Plan a local getaway to take in some books with a side of beers. After ...

A Conversation with Riffraff Cofounders Emma Ramadan and Tom Roberge
December 23, 2019 No Commentby

A Conversation with Riffraff Cofounders Emma Ramadan and Tom Roberge

On December 7, Riffraff bookstore and bar (60 Valley St. #107A, PVD) celebrated its second anniversary (see story motifri.com/riffraffturns2. Sean ...

Milling Two Years of Riffraff
December 23, 2019 No Commentby

Milling Two Years of Riffraff

Note: Read a Q&A with Rifffraff cofounders Emma Ramadan and Tom Roberge at motifri.com/ramadanroberge In 1773, well before Olneyville became ...

Books from a Graduate Symposium
December 23, 2019 No Commentby

Books from a Graduate Symposium

When Poindexter Coffee opened off the lobby of the Graduate Providence hotel (formerly the Biltmore, 11 Dorrance St, PVD) in ...

Holiday Cheer
December 4, 2019 No Commentby

Holiday Cheer

Bethany White hated the holidays, although she pretended to love them. She was, despite her name, the daughter of two ...

Read All About It
December 4, 2019 No Commentby

Read All About It

RI is full of talented authors, and it’s no wonder why — we have plenty to inspire us. Support local ...

Book Review: James Vickers' In-Between People
November 27, 2019 No Commentby

Book Review: James Vickers’ In-Between People

The journey can be an incredible adventure, regardless of destination or means. Sometimes there’s an undocumented reason that subconsciously leads ...

Book Review: Joe Hill's Horns
October 16, 2019 No Commentby

Book Review: Joe Hill’s Horns

Even if you’re not a fan of horror, you’ve heard of Stephen King. It’s hard not to, as he has ...

Scary Stuff Between the Covers
October 16, 2019 No Commentby

Scary Stuff Between the Covers

For those of you who prefer to hold the object of your fear in your hands, Robin Kall Homonoff, host ...

Book Review: Alexander Smith's The Perfect Man and Other Stories of the Supernatural
September 11, 2019 No Commentby

Book Review: Alexander Smith’s The Perfect Man and Other Stories of the Supernatural

For his second published work, Alexander Smith packs a plethora of thought-provoking circumstances into seven stories that take up 60 ...