This I Believe - Rhode Island

Wednesday at 6:35 AM, 8:35 AM and 5:45 PM

Credit Scott Indermaur

Hosted by Frederic Reamer

Modeled on the popular 1950s radio series of the same name hosted by Edward R. Murrow, This I Believe - Rhode Island, hosted by Frederic Reamer, is an effort to share the many stories of people of Rhode Island... the personal experiences that have helped form the opinions of your neighbors. This I Believe - Rhode Island is also an opportunity for you to share your own beliefs and experiences.

If you are interested in submitting an essay, please see our guidelines here.

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Arts & Culture
12:35 pm
Wed September 2, 2009

This I Believe: Creativity

Providence, RI – One of the joys of spending time with children is the opportunity to witness their remarkable and spontaneous creativity - the kind of creativity that, sadly, seems to drift away from so many of us as we age. Jenny Peek lives in the world of children's creativity and shares her beliefs about what this should mean for all of us.

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Arts & Culture
12:37 pm
Wed August 26, 2009

This I Believe: Friends

Providence, RI – Some beliefs remind us of how we would like to live, not how we do live. In this encore essay, Cathleen Calbert reminisces about past friendships.

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Arts & Culture
12:39 pm
Wed August 19, 2009

This I Believe: Conflict and Loss

Providence, RI – Life is full of contradictions and inconsistencies, especially in those moments when we yearn for clarity. Issues that appear, at first glance, to be in sharp black and white relief quickly drift into shades of gray. That's what Beth Taylor has learned about distressingly ambiguous matters of war and peace.

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Arts & Culture
12:40 pm
Wed August 12, 2009

This I Believe: Friends

Providence, RI – Have you ever wondered what happened to your closest childhood friends? What path did they take in life? How did things work out for them? For many of us these are questions for which we have no answers. Not so for this week's essayists, Ed Iannuccilli and Steve Mallett.

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Arts & Culture
11:32 am
Wed August 5, 2009

This I Believe: Neighbors

Providence, RI – Curt Columbus takes walks near his home in Pawtucket and is artistic director of the Trinity Repertory Company. In this encore essay, he discusses his belief in community.

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Arts & Culture
11:33 am
Wed July 29, 2009

This I Believe: Bristol Parade

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Arts & Culture
11:34 am
Wed July 22, 2009

This I Believe: All Tied Together

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Arts & Culture
11:36 am
Wed July 15, 2009

This I Believe: Altruism

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Arts & Culture
11:37 am
Wed July 8, 2009

This I Believe: Making Things

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Arts & Culture
11:39 am
Wed July 1, 2009

This I Believe: Old and New

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