Upcoming Events

Reading Across Rhode Island

This will be Living Literature’s 8th season with Reading Across Rhode Island, creating a 50 minute readers theatre presentation of Bryan Stevenson’s…

Just Mercy


Free and open to the public.

April 5 at 6:30 pm
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street, Providence, RI
May 4 at 7:00 pm
Woonsocket Harris Public Library
303 Clinton Street, Woonsocket, RI
April 11 at 6 pm
Adams Public Libary
205 Central Street, Central Falls, RI
May 8 at 6:30pm
Tiverton Public Library
34 Roosevelt Avenue, Tiverton, RI
April 12 at 6:30
Maury Loontjens Memorial Libary
35 Kingstown Road, Narragansett, RI
May 10 at 6:30pm
Brownell Library – Little Compton
44 Commons, Little Compton, RI
April 13 at 7 pm
Rochambeau Library
708 Hope Street, Providence, RI
May 18 at 7pm
Jamestown Philomenian Library
26 North Rd., Jamestown, RI
 Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
– Private
May 15 at 6:30 pm
Laurelmead Cooperative
355 Blackstone Blvd., Providence, RI
– Private
October 19, 10:30-11:45am
East Greenwich Leisure Learning
St. Luke’s Parish House
99 Peirce Street, East Greenwich, RI

Reading Across Rhode Islandwhich runs from January through May, is a program of the Rhode Island Center for the Book at the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, made possible through a vibrant collaboration of librarians, teachers, book group leaders and readers from across the state, and with support from the Humanities and the Legacy of Race and Ethnicity in the United States grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Living Literature is part of the The EnRICHment Program, which supports the Reading Across Rhode Island program.  If you are interested in Living Literature’s presentation, or want to book a speaker, visit the Council’s website at www.rihumanities.org/program/enrichment-opportunities/ or call Kate Lentz, Director of the RICftB at 401-273-2250 or email Logan Hinderliter @logan@rihumanities.org.