Writer John D’Agata To Read at Amherst College Feb. 18

January 23, 2002Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—John D’Agata, described by Annie Dillard as “a young writer of rare intelligence and artistry,” will read from his book, Halls of Fame, at 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18, in Porter Lounge in Converse Hall at Amherst College. The event, sponsored by the Amherst College Creative Writing Center, is free and open to the public.

Writer Pauline Melville To Read at Amherst College Oct. 16

October 9, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - The Amherst College Creative Writing Center will continue its Fall Reading Series with an appearance by British-Guyanese author Pauline Melville on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 8 p.m. in Porter Lounge at Converse Hall.