To Prosecute or Not

September 28, 2009

Faultlines Music Festival to Feature Solo Concert by trumpeter Peter Evans Sept. 26

Sept. 2, 2009
Contact: Sara R. Leonard
Concert and Production Manager

AMHERST, Mass. – The yearlong Amherst College Music festival Faultlines: Mapping Jazz in the 21st Century continues with a solo concert by New York trumpet virtuoso Peter Evans at 8pm in the Rotherwas Gallery of the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College on Saturday, Sept. 26. 

Emily Dickinson in a Day: Experience all 1,789 Poems in a Marathon Reading at the Emily Dickinson Museum Sept. 26

August 27, 2009
Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager

AMHERST, Mass—On Saturday, Sept. 26, Emily Dickinson lovers of all ages are invited to join the Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon, a daylong marathon reading of all 1,789 poems by Emily Dickinson.

Colloquium on the American Founding at Amherst College September 25 and 26

September 24, 2009

AMHERST, Mass. — On Friday and Saturday, September 25 and 26, the Committee for the American Founding hosted a colloquium at Amherst College featuring renowned figures Richard Epstein, James Parker Hall Professor of Law at the University of Chicago, and Glen Lewy, national chair of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) and a member of Amherst’s Class of 1971.

Winners of Mead Art Museum/Fine Arts 2009 Summer Fellowships to Speak about their Experiences Sept. 29

September 17, 2009
Contact: Pamela Russell
Coordinator of College Programs
413/542 8229

AMHERST, Mass.—On Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 p.m. in the MeadArt Museum’s William Green Study Room, four AmherstCollege students who received the college’s competitive Mead/Fine Arts Summer Fellowships for 2009 will present brief reports on their varied and rewarding experiences working at arts organizations this summer.

Author Sigrid Nunez to Read from Her Work at Amherst Books Sept. 29

September 10, 2009                    

AMHERST, Mass.—Author Sigrid Nunez will read from her work at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street).

No-Mic Open-Mic Poetry Readings at Mead Art Museum Sept. 30, Oct. 21, Nov. 11, Dec. 9

September 18, 2009

AMHERST, Mass.—On Wednesday, Sep. 30, from 9 to 11 p.m., the MeadArt Museum at AmherstCollege will host the semester’s first No-Mic Open-Mic poetry reading in its Rotherwas Room.




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