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Dwell in Possibility: Big Ideas on Little Houses

Submitted on Wednesday, 5/9/2012, at 9:33 AM

At first glance, it looks like a tiny housing development has cropped up in the environs of the Emily Dickinson Museum. The 40 little white houses are like the words of the poet herself: carefully prepared, diligently arranged and deceptively spare. There aren’t any tiny people living here, though—just big ideas.

Pianist To Perform Benefit Concert for Dickinson Houses

June 1, 2000 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-Pianist Makiko Takeda-Herms will perform a piano recital to benefit the Evergreens and the Dickinson Homestead on Tuesday, June 13, at 7 p.m. at First Congregational Church in Amherst. The program includes music by Haydn, Chopin, Schumann, and the Japanese composer Masao Endo. A reception will follow. Tickets will be available at the door at $12 for the general public, $10 for senior citizens and students.