Michael A. Elliott

Inauguration of Michael A. Elliott ’92

Amherst College’s 20th President

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022 • 4 PM — Watch a live stream of the Inauguration ceremony.
A distinguished scholar of American literature and culture of the 19th and early 20th centuries, Michael A. Elliott has published widely on the history of fiction in the United States, Native American literature, and practices of public history. He holds a B.A. from Amherst College and an M.A. and Ph.D. in English and comparative literature from Columbia University. Read President Elliott’s biography »