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RISD press was a student newspaper published weekly in the early 1970s, a self-described attempt at consolidating all the information outlets of the school, including the previous student newspaper, Montage. The issue of October 18, 1974 includes an article about Cathedral and City two books by David Macaulay, RISD faculty. An interview with Richard Merkin, RISD faculty is also included. Peter Scotti, a politican running for office in Rhode Island was also interviewed. Record reviews, play and films reviews are also mentioned. Events for RISD students on the RISD campus and in the Providence area are also included.



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Providence, Rhode Island


RISD, art school, art college, student publications, student newspapers, David Macaulay, Peter Scotti, RISD Library, student board, Richard Merkin, Andre Leon Talley, George Frazier, graduate studies, Carr House Coffee House, art history


Aesthetics | Architecture | Art and Design | Art Education | Creative Writing | History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology | Music | Theatre and Performance Studies

RISD press October 18, 1974



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