Category: Authors and Books
Category: Colloquia and Public Speakers
Pam Allyn, author of What to Read When: The Books and Stories to Read With Your Child and All the Best Times to Read Them, and Catherine Sanderson, associate professor of psychology and author of Slow and Steady Parenting: Active Child-Raising for the Long Haul (Birth to Age Three), discuss solutions to common parenting challenges. Hear audio.
A symposium to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall featured lectures by Constanze Stelzenmüller, an editor of the newspaper Die Zeit; Holger Teschke of Mount Holyoke College; and William Taubman, professor of political science at Amherst. Watch videos.
Michael Sandel of Harvard University and Peter Singer of Princeton University. Watch Video.
Category: Amherst Magazine Features
With nearly a century of experience teaching English at Amherst between them, David Sofield and Bill Pritchard have plenty to talk about when it comes to poetry, literary criticism, the genius of Milton, the appeal of Frost and the debatable merits of Billy Collins. Hear audio.