Author Talk

Submitted by tamason on Friday December 16, 2016

Rhode Island Clam Shacks by David Stone & Christopher Scott Martin


Submitted by tamason on Thursday December 15, 2016

Keri King, Providence Public Library’s 2017 Creative Fellow, will talk about her journey into the Library’s archives and lead a hands-on exploration of collage, drawing and dining.

Submitted by lmoulton on Tuesday August 09, 2016

Since he got fired from his Providence-based newspaper job last year, former investigative reporter Liam Mulligan has

Submitted by lmoulton on Thursday June 30, 2016

Little Rhody, as its residents affectionately call Rhode Island, is a small state with a lot to offer and that's

Submitted by tamason on Thursday April 28, 2016

Romano Del

Submitted by Anonymous on Friday February 26, 2016

Michael Blanding, author of The Map Thief, gives a lecture on E. Forbes Smiley, the charming antiquarian dealer who confessed to stealing 97 maps from the most prestigious libraries.

Submitted by Anonymous on Thursday January 28, 2016

In The Map Thief, award-winning investigative reporter Michael Blanding tells the true-life story of a map dealer-turned-criminal E. Forbes Smiley III who stole more than $3 million worth of antique maps from rare-book libraries around

Submitted by lmoulton on Thursday January 21, 2016

Meet the Author, Marvelyn Brown

The Naked Truth: Young, Beautiful, and (HIV) Positive

Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday June 17, 2015

Valerie Browne Lester is an independent scholar, writer, and translator living in the Boston area. She is the author of Fasten Your Seat Belts! History and Heroism in the Pan Am Cabin (1995), which is a history of Pan American told in

Submitted by Anonymous on Tuesday April 21, 2015

Moses Brown School will host New York Times bestselling author Mark Doty as its visiting poet, part of the MB Annual Poetry Series. Doty is the author of nine books of poetry, which have won a National Book Award, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize