My Hero, the Outlaw of Amherst: New York Times

Times art critic Holland Cotter wrote this column about the many “versions” of Emily Dickinson and his own touching experience of visiting the Belle of Amherst’s house, now the college’s Emily Dickinson Museum.

The Belle is Back: Emily Dickinson Museum Sponsors Benefit Performance Of The Belle of Amherst featuring Barbara Dana

February 25, 2010

AMHERST, Mass.—The EmilyDickinsonMuseum presents a benefit performance of William Luce’s critically praised play, The Belle of Amherst, with acclaimed actress Barbara Dana at 7:00 pm, Thursday, March 11, at the Kirby Memorial Theater at AmherstCollege.

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
413/542-5084


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.

Extreme Haircut, Home Edition

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The Homestead in mid-summer, after the new hemlocks had been planted and much of the fencing installed. The new hemlock hedge, now only 3 feet high, will eventually stand about 2 feet taller than the fence.

Emily Dickinson Museum to Host Poetry in the Garden July 19 and 26

June 30, 2009
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413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass.—The Emily Dickinson Museum will host two Sunday afternoons of poetry readings as part of its annual Poetry in the Garden series.

Chicago Tribune: College-Town Bound

The Emily Dickinson Museum and the college were both mentioned in this column about visiting the nation’s college towns.

Creatures of Bliss and Mystery: A 19th-Century Circus Comes to the Emily Dickinson Museum July 11

June 15, 2009   
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Amherst, Mass.—On Saturday, July 11, from 1 to 4 p.m., the Emily Dickinson Museum will present its annual Creatures of Bliss and Mystery: 19th-Century Circus, featuring folksinger and storyteller Tim Van Egmond.

Emily Dickinson Museum to Wrap Up Big Read Events with Poetry Picnic June 13

May 5, 2009

Contact: Donna M. Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
(413) 542-5084
 
AMHERST, MASS.— To celebrate its spring Big Read programs, the Emily Dickinson Museum will host a Poetry Picnic on the Homestead lawn Saturday, June 13, from noon to 2 p.m. (Rain date: Sunday, June 14.)

Annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk and Open House May 16 To Commemorate Anniversary of Poet’s Death

May 5, 2009

Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084

AMHERST, Mass. – The Emily Dickinson Museum: The Homestead and The Evergreens will sponsor the annual Emily Dickinson Poetry Walk and Open House on Saturday, May 16, at 1 p.m.

Dickinson Museum, Jones Library to Host “Emily Out Loud” April 29, May 6 and 13

April 20, 2009
Contact: Donna Abelli
Development and Marketing Manager
413/542-5084


AMHERST, Mass. –The Emily Dickinson Museum and the Jones Library will host “Emily Out Loud: Oral Interpretation with Emily Dickinson’s Poetry,” a three-part poetry series for young people, on Wednesdays, April 29 and May 6 and 13, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Jones Library in Amherst.

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