Posts Tagged ‘Dan Cavicchi’

RISD Development Day 02.09.2016

RISD Human Resources and Academic Affairs are pleased to announce “RISD Development Day;” a half-day (Tuesday, February 9th 2016) of concurrent sessions designed to encourage all employees to gain a deeper understanding of the work that takes place within our community. President Somerson will open the day at 9:00am with remarks in the Chace Center Auditorium. Following, participants […]

Cardini, Cavicchi, Holman at Fast Company

Several RISD faculty have been featured on Fast Company’s Co.DESIGN this month: Cas Holman (Assistant Professor, Industrial Design): “The Case for Letting Kids Design Their Own Play” Paolo Cardini (Associate Professor, Industrial Design): “How Local Influences Drive Design in the Digital Age” Dan Cavicchi (Dean, Liberal Arts) on fans and companies having different aims: http://www.fastcodesign.com/3048547/why-superfans-can-be-super-scary-for-companies

Cavicchi publishes essay on “Audience History”

The latest issue of Reception: Texts, Readers, Audiences, History (Vol 6, 2014) features two essays by Daniel Cavicchi (Dean, Liberal Arts): “Fandom Before ‘Fan’: Shaping the History of Enthusiastic Audiences” and a review of Anahid Kassabian’s “Ubiquitous Listening: Affect, Attention, and Distributed Subjectivity.” Reception: Texts, Readers, Audiences, History is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal published once […]