Amherst Magazine

Amherst Creates

  • Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor/Hiroshima/9-11/Iraq
    By John W. Dower '59; Review by Sarah Auerbach '96
    A National Book Award winner sees more similarities than differences between 9/11 and Hiroshima.
  • Horsegod
    By Robert Bagg '57; Review by Amelia Klein '00

    A poetry collection that remains confident in the ability of the past to shed light on the present.
  • Model Nazi: Arthur Greiser and the Occupation of Western Poland
    By Catherine Epstein, associate professor of history; Interview by Peter Rooney
    How Professor Catherine Epstein came to interview the child of the subject of her new biography (Author interview)
  • Stories in Real Time
    By Darryl Harper '90; Review by Bruce Diehl
    Clarinetist Darryl Harper '90 balances tradition with the avant-jazz scene.
  • Short Takes
    Compiled by Katherine Duke '05
    New books, articles and productions