Emily Dickinson Museum Presents the “Mother and Father of American Poetry” May 8

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
April 24, 2008 Contact: Donna M. Abelli Development and Marketing Manager Emily Dickinson Museum 413/542-5084

Domhnall Mitchell To Talk on Dickinson Manuscripts at Amherst College April 19

March 29, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Domhnall Mitchell, a Dickinson scholar and Copeland Fellow at Amherst College, will give a lecture called “Getting Nearer, Knowing Less: Reading Emily Dickinson’s Manuscripts” on April 19, at 4 p.m. in Porter Lounge at Converse Hall at Amherst College. The talk, part of “Dickinson Alive” week, is free and open to the public.

Dickinson Homestead Opens for the Season March 2

February 15, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— The Dickinson Homestead, home of the poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), at 280 Main St. in Amherst, Mass., will open for its 2002 season on Saturday, March 2. The Homestead—the birthplace and home of the poet for 40 years—is open for guided tours from March through mid-December.

Annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk Set For May 12

April 27, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - The Dickinson Homestead in Amherst will sponsor the annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk on Saturday, May 12, at 1 p.m. The walk honors the memory of the poet Emily Dickinson, who died on May 15, 1886. The event is free and open to the public.

Dickinson Homestead Opens for the Season March 3

February 8, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— The Dickinson Homestead, home of the poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), at 280 Main St. in Amherst, Mass., will open for its 2001 season on Saturday, March 3. The Homestead—the birthplace and home of the poet for 40 years—is open for guided tours from March through mid-December.

New Guidebook to the Home of Emily Dickinson

February 8, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Dickinson Homestead has just published Emily Dickinson: The Poet at Home, a visitor’s guide to the poet, her home and the world in which she lived. The Poet at Home includes a fold-out map of Dickinson sites in the town of Amherst, many historic photographs and drawings, and three informative essays.

Emily Dickinson and Astronomy at Emily Dickinson Museum Sept. 7

August 26, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Emily Dickinson's Latin Textbook Returns to Amherst

June 9, 2000 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-The Amherst College Library has acquired a Latin textbook that American poet Emily Dickinson used when she was a student at the Amherst Academy.

Emily Dickinson Museum Celebrates Emily Dickinson's Birthday Dec. 13

November 22, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

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