The 2017 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues on Wednesday, May 3, with Joan Johnson-Freese, Ph.D., who will discuss gender equality within a society and how it impacts state conflict situations. The first political order is the sexual political order. The character of that first order molds society, its governance and its behavior.
This event is at capacity, if you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please call our circulation desk at 401.847.0292.
The 2017 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series concludes on Wednesday, May 17 with the return of renowned author and former Assistant Secretary of Defense Bing West, analyzes the state of America's war on terror.
The 2017 Spring Life of the Mind Salon Series continues on Wednesday, April 12 with Rhode Island U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, who will discuss his new book, Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of American Democracy. Captured offers an eye-opening take on what corporate influence looks like today from the Senate Floor. Senator Whitehouse combines history, legal scholarship, and personal experiences to provide the
Join us on Sunday, May 21 at 3:00 pm as we welcome back Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, when he leads a discussion on Brahms' A German Requiem. Free and all are welcome.
Join us on Sunday, April 23 at 3:00 pm when Dr. Edward Markward, Music Director of the RI Civic Chorale & Orchestra, returns to the Redwood to discusses the scene in Paris that gave rise to Igor Stravinsky’s Sacre du Printemps. Free and all are welcome.