Tag Archives: graffiti

coffee stains on old desks

John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library–colloquially known as the Rock, or even more colloquially–seen as an amalgamation of discarded poetry written into ancient desks. The largest and most intricate, living, breathing piece of literature on campus. I walk in and immediately make my way to the bottom floor, walking around the...

Decoding the Streets of Providence

Providence’s graffiti scene is one of the most visible yet least understood cultures to exist within the city. Through the assistance of Professor Stefano Bloch of Brown’s Urban Studies Department, I was introduced to an active participant of Providence’s graffiti scene. I had the pleasure of interviewing Sam*, who agreed...