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.”