Posts Tagged ‘writing’

Writing Center Hiring Tutors: Recommendations Welcome

The Writing Center is seeking peer tutors for the 2017-18 academic year, and we would love your input. If any students come to mind as particularly strong candidates, please send your recommendations to Meredith Barrett (, Assistant Director—or feel free to connect us directly. Tutors support peers in developing writing, public speaking, and visual communication […]

Beaman’s Work Featured in Platform 8 Book

  Michael Beaman (Critic, Interior Architecture) work is featured in a new book entitled Platform 8, edited and designed by RISD alumna Zaneta Hong (ID ’02). Beaman contributed projects, text, and graphical design elements to the publication, which was designed as a companion to practice, education, and research for architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, and associated […]

International Conference on Artistic Research, The Hague

International Conference on Artistic Research, The Hague 28-29 April 2016 Society for Artistic Research University of the Arts The Hague & Leiden University Followed by the General Assembly of the Society for Artistic Research 30 April 2016 Venues: Royal Conservatoire and Royal Academy of Art Conference theme: WRITING KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS Christa-Maria Lerm Hayes, Professor of […]

Writing+ Final Event, 12/3

Tuesday December 2 CIT 103 6.30pm-9pm For the final class of Writing+, the audience is our honored guest.  During the semester, we have invited RISD faculty Sandy Gourlay, Mimi Cabell, and visitors John Cayley, Kenneth Goldsmith, Nick Montfort, and Amaranth Borsuk to speak in our open classes.  We began to notice the quality of our […]

RISD 2050 Fund recipients selected

Congratulations to the recipients of the second cycle of awards from the RISD 2050 Fund! Mairéad Byrne (Professor, Literary Arts & Studies) for Writing +, a new graduate course for Fall 2014 focusing on the making of imaginary and imaginative models for writing. The course will include a speaker series open to the RISD community […]