Poet Joy Harjo To Perform at Amherst College April 19

March 30, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Poet, performer, writer and musician Joy Harjo will speak at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, in the Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. Sponsored by the English Department at Amherst College, Harjo’s performance is free and open to the public. Refreshments will follow.

Artist Brett Cook To Speak at Amherst College May 1

April 18, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Brett Cook, an artist whose work defies easy characterization, will speak about his work at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 1, in the Pruyne Lecture Hall at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Department of Fine Arts, the Eastman Fund and the dean of the faculty at Amherst College, Cook-Dizney’s talk is free and open to the public.

Poet Michael Collier to Read at Amherst College Feb. 15

January 24, 2007 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Michael Collier, the poet laureate of Maryland from 2001 through 2004, will read at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. The reading is sponsored by the Creative Writing Center, and is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.