Eddie Kim ’00

Making Grand Theft Ovid

by Rachel Rogol

He used to play video games in arcades. Now he uses them to 
retell classic plays.


Toward a Global Future illustration

Toward a Global Future

by Christine Bader ’93

A trip through the Arab Spring, urbanization, technology, 
climate change and more.


Zach Cherry

Addicted to Laughs

by Katherine Duke ’05

From a parody of Serial to a credit as 
“Chicken Wing Man,” Zach Cherry ’10 performs comedy on 
stage, TV and film.


David Eisenhower

Back to the Future

by Rand Richards Cooper ’80

The words fairness and objectivity evoke a midcentury moment. 
Enter David Eisenhower ’70.


Short Takes

Short Takes

Whether music, history or fiction, Amherst alums have plenty to spring on you this season. First is Last in Line: An American Destiny Deferred, by Jamal Mtshali ’16 (African American Images). After that comes After All Our Yesterdays, by Seth Frank ’55 (Shakespeare & Co.).


Still shot from "Hairat"

Six Minutes to Stir Emotion

by Katherine Duke ’05

Three alumni collaborated on a Sundance documentary about a man 
who feeds wild hyenas.