Novelist Amity Gaige to Read from Her Work at Amherst Books Feb. 19

January 29, 2009                           
Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09
Media Relations Intern
413/542-2321


AMHERST, Mass.—Novelist Amity Gaige will read from her work at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 19, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, the event is open to the public at no charge.

Author Yvette Christiansë to Read from her Work at Amherst Books Nov. 5

October 10, 2008                   

AMHERST, Mass.—South African novelist, poet and scholar Yvette Christiansë will read from her work at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, the event is open to the public at no charge.

Author Porochista Khakpour to Read Her Work at Amherst Books Sept. 25

September 5, 2008

AMHERST, Mass. — Author Porochista Khakpour will read from her work at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, the event is open to the public at no charge.

Author Emily Barton Reading at Amherst Books Feb. 28 CANCELED

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
February 7, 2008 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417* Editor's Note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Emily Barton's reading this evening has been canceled. 

Authors Nalini Jones and Shauna Seliy Will Read Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Amherst Books

Submitted by Holly R. Saltrelli
November 8, 2007 Contact: Katherine Duke '05 Writer/Editor 413/542-2321 Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Poet Mary Jo Salter To Read in Amherst College Creative Writing Series Dec. 1

Author Katherine Min To Read at Amherst Books Oct. 18

September 20, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Katherine Min ’80 will read from her debut novel, Secondhand World, at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18, at Amherst Books (8 Main St. Amherst, Mass.) This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Author Katharine Weber to Read at Amherst Books on Nov. 14

November 3, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Amherst College Russian Professor Catherine Ciepiela To Read Nov. 9

October 31, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Catherine Ciepiela, professor of Russian at Amherst College, will read from The Same Solitude, her new book that follows the epistolary romance between Russian poets Boris Pasternak and Marina Tsvetaeva, at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst College, this event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Modernist Author Chris Adrian to Read at Amherst Books on Feb. 28

February 16, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.— Chris Adrian—author, pediatrician and divinity student—will read from his critically acclaimed second novel, The Children’s Hospital, at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, the event is free and open to the public.

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