Providence 375 Exhibit Lecture with writer/radio host Marc Levitt - A "This I Believe" Community Dialogue

Thursday, October 20, 2011

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Cost: Free

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Barnard Room (3rd Floor)

Thu, 2011-10-20 18:00 - 19:30

Marc Levitt Presents: “This I Believe” Community Dialogue: What Do the Ideas of Roger Williams Mean to Us Today?"

Are the ideas of Roger Williams still relevant today? Are Williams' beliefs threatened by the contemporary political climate? Is there practical basis for his ideals or are they simply philosophical expression, without a firm foundation?  

Join radio host Marc Levitt for a night of discussion and debate on the ways that Roger Williams’ ideas and beliefs have shaped Providence, as well as how they inform and influence our lives today!

Marc Levitt is a writer/storyteller and the Host and Co-Executive Producer of Action Speaks, a multi formatted radio show/panel discussion heard on over 250 stations nationwide and hosted by WGBH Boston. Mr. Levitt, the author of the Corwin Press Book, Putting Everyday Life on the Page Works has been the recipient of RISCA's New Genre Award and RICH's Tom Roberts Award. He has been invited to speak and perform in over 50 countries and is currently working on Audio Winds #2, an audio installation project for Narragansett Beach .

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