Debby Applegate '89, “Henry Ward Beecher and Victorian America,” September 25, 2006

Debby Applegate, a 1989 graduate of Amherst and the author of the The Most Famous Man in America: The Biography of Henry Ward Beecher, spoke on “Henry Ward Beecher and Victorian America” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 25, in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall.

Kenneth Bacon '66, DeMott Lecture, August 28, 2006

Kenneth Bacon '66
Kenneth Bacon '66 speaks in Johnson Chapel on Monday, August 28, 2006.
Kenneth Bacon, Amherst College Class of ’66 and president of Refugees International, spoke to the incoming Class of 2010 at 6 p.m.

Francis Deng, "New Sudan in the Making," April 10, 2006

Francis Deng
Francis Deng speaks in Pruyne Lecture Hall on Monday, April 10, 2006.
Francis Deng, the director of the Center for Displacement Studies and a research professor of international law, politics and society at the Paul H.

Alan Soble, “We All Know What Sex Is,” March 31, 2006

Alan Soble
Alan Soble speaks in Pruyne Lecture Hall on Friday, March 31, 2006.

Alan Soble, University Research Professor and professor of philosophy at the University of New Orleans, gave a talk titled “We All K

Robert Brustein '47, "Territorial Art: The Politics of Adaptation," March 31, 2006

Robert Brustein '47
Robert Brustein '47 speaks in Holden Theater on Friday, March 31, 2006.

J. David Velleman, "So It Goes," March 9, 2006

Todd Gitlin, "Whose Flag Is It? Liberal Patriotism in a Conservative Age,” March 6, 2006

Todd Gitlin
Todd Gitlin speaks in the Pruyne Lecture Hall on Monday, March 6, 2006.

On Monday, March 6, Todd Gitlin, a professor of journalism and sociology at Columbia University and one of the nation

Joseph E. Stiglitz '64, "The Economic Costs of the Iraq War," March 2, 2006

Joseph E. Stiglitz '64
Joseph E. Stiglitz '64 speaks in the Cole Assembly Room on Thursday, March 2, 2006.
On Thursday, March 2, 2006, Joseph E.

Hugh Price '63, "Ask What You Can Do for Your Country: Answering John F. Kennedy's Call to Service," February 24, 2006

Hugh Price '63
Hugh Price '63
(Photo by Charlie Quigg '09)
On Friday, Feb.

Jonathan Kozol, "The Shame of Our Nation: Schools Still Separate and Unequal in America," February 20, 2006

Jonathan Kozol
Jonathan Kozol speaks in Johnson Chapel on Monday, Feb. 20, 2006.
On Monday, Feb.