LitFest 2017 - Illuminating great writing & Amherst College's literary life

March 2, 2017 - 5:00 pm to March 4, 2017 - 2:00 pm

Amherst College has long been associated with great writers and writing. Alumni, faculty and visiting professors across its history have established themselves as some of the finest poets, novelists, essayists and critics of the past 200 years, and the college’s various programs in literature and creative writing have drawn talented students from around the world.

This annual literary festival celebrates Amherst’s extraordinary literary life by bringing to campus distinguished authors and editors to share and discuss the pleasures and challenges of verbal expression, from fiction and nonfiction, to poetry and spoken-word performance.

Details about speakers and specific events TBA.

Contact Info

Patricia M. Allen
(413) 542-8094
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