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About the Author: Peter Pouncey

Peter Pouncey
Photo by Frank Ward

Name
Peter R. Pouncey

Current Home
Norfolk, CT

Place of Birth
Tsingtao, China

Peter Pouncey, President Emeritus of Amherst College, is Author of Rules for Old Men Waiting

April 25, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Peter Pouncey, the president emeritus of Amherst College, recently published Rules for Old Men Waiting ($21.95, Random House, New York, 2005), a novel about three wars of the 20th century and a marriage. According to novelist and memoirist Frank McCourt, it is “a deeply sensual, moving, thrilling novel that calls for a second and third reading—it is that rich.”

Former Amherst College President Peter Pouncey To Receive American Academy Award

April 28, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417