History of the Expo


The Rhode Island Author Expo was created by Steven and Dawn Porter in 2013.

In 2013 it was held at Court House Center for the Arts in North Kingstown.





In 2014 it was held at the West Warwick Civic Center.





In 2015 it was held at Lincoln Mall in Lincoln, RI.






In 2016 it was held at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston, RI.






In 2017 it was held on Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston, RI.






In 2018, it was held at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston, RI.






In 2019, it was held at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston, RI.






In 2020, due to the covid-19 conditions it will be held virtually.