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Articles by Katie Lindstedt

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Pro-Visionary Providence

Metro, Apr 08 2010

by Katie Lindstedt

No two of the nine windows that comprise Providence Art Windows’ 2010 Spring Installation Series are alike. From March 18 to …

TALKING HEADS

Metro, Mar 11 2010

by Katie Lindstedt

In the world of bicycling, according to David Byrne, there are no fashion prerequisites. "You don't have to wear spandex to …

sup QT, a/s/l?

Features, Feb 11 2010

by Katie Lindstedt

In December, my former friend with benefits gchatted me to tell me about the really hot girl he met on OKcupid.com, …

Salad days

Metro, Feb 11 2010

by Katie Lindstedt

It’s three o’clock on Monday, January 8, and school is still in session for the five students present at today’s Harvest …

The Push for Pleasure

Metro, Feb 04 2010

by Katie Lindstedt

On Monday, February 1, certified sexologist Megan Andelloux exited the Pawtucket City Hall, victorious in the final episode of a battle …

In a Swinging State

News, Dec 03 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

It wasn’t an ordinary kiss that Axel and Eigil Axgil shared as they rode away in a horse-drawn carriage to a …

A FOR ERRONEOUS

Arts, Nov 12 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

Eating the DinosaurChuck KlostermanScribner, 2009$25.00The index of Eating the Dinosaur, Chuck Klosterman’slatest collection of essays, catalogues the minutiae ofmodern culture. A …

MURKY WATERS

News, Nov 12 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

At the mouth of the Charles River, where it meetsBoston Harbor, the water seems clear, the riverpicturesque, the surface reflecting the …

Murky Waters

News, Nov 12 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

At the mouth of the Charles River, where it meets Boston Harbor, the water seems clear, the river picturesque, the surface …

Too fast, too Furious, too Distracted

Week in Review, Nov 05 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

Last Thursday, the Rhode Island House of Representatives approved legislation that bans drivers from sending or reading a text message while …

No Local Representation? More Taxation

unions oppose AS220's tax plan

Metro, Oct 29 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

At a City Council hearing on October 15, representatives of local carpenters’ and painters’ unions protested AS220’s request for a tax …

Don't Ask Him When

Obama renews promises to LGBT community

News, Oct 22 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

On Saturday, October 10, President Barack Obamaspoke at The Human Rights Campaign (HRC)’s13th Annual National Dinner, where he highlighted his political …

Destruction > Creation > Preservation?

Smith Hill gets a makeover

Metro, Oct 05 2009

by Katie Lindstedt & Jesse Strecker

In an ongoing project launched this summer, Providence’s Smith Hill Community Development Corpo-ration has transformed four foreclosed houses fromscenes of urban …

A Law Exposed

Providence pushes to end underage stripping

Metro, Sep 17 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

In south Providence, at the crossroads of O’Connell Street and Allens Avenue, red signs reading “Godiva Nude” and “Cheaters Topless” call …

Failing Grades

budgetary crisis strikes Pawtucket public schools

Metro, Apr 30 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

On Friday, April 17, the Pawtucket School Committee sued Mayor James E. Doyle and the City Council under Rhode Island's Caruolo …

MUSINGS OF A RIOT GRRRL

Mecca Norma's Jean Smith gets political.

Arts & Culture , Apr 16 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

Some twenty years before Le Tigre's "Deceptacon" became a dance party staple, Jean Smith--one half of the politically-charged noise band Mecca …

WHEN LOVE ISN'T BLIND: RI'S LATEST PUSH FOR SAME-SEX MARRIAGE

Metro, Mar 05 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

February 26, Thursday night at the Statehouse, and a third floor corridor overflows with concerned Rhode Islanders. They await a Senate …

GOOD TO THE LAST DROP?

News, Feb 26 2009

by Katie Lindstedt

In the wake of Rhode Island's significant economic woes, independent coffee shops have managed to retain a loyal--if more prudent--clientele.At one …