Novelist and Amherst College Visiting Writer Alexander Chee to Read from His Work at Amherst Books April 29

April 8, 2010                                                 

AMHERST, Mass.—Alexander Chee, the current visiting writer at AmherstCollege, will read from his work on Thursday, April 29, at 8 p.m. at Amherst Books (

8 Main St
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Mouth Wide Open: A Cook and His Appetite

By John Thorne ’65 with Matt Lewis Thorne. New York City: North Point Press, 2007. 448 pp. $26 hardcover.

Reviewed by Alexander Chee

Writer Alexander Chee To Read at Amherst College Feb. 6

February 2, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Novelist Alexander Chee will read from his work at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 6, in Fayerweather 113 at Amherst College. This event, sponsored by the Creative Writing Center, is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Writers Alexander Chee and Judith Frank To Read at Amherst College Oct. 26

October 9, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Amherst College faculty members Alexander Chee and Judith Frank will read from works in progress at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, in Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) on the Amherst campus. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

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