Evening Meditation Sessions to Resume at the Mead Art Museum on Nov. 10

October 26, 2010
Contact: Pamela Russell
Coordinator of College Programs

AMHERST, Mass.—For the second year, the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will hold a series of evening meditation sessions, free and open to the public, in the museum’s galleries at 7:30 p.m. on the Wednesday evenings of Nov. 10 and Dec. 8, 2010, and Jan. 26, Feb. 16 and March 9, 2011.

Washington Post blog: Imagining the Shroud of Turin

Matthew N. Schmalz ’87, a professor at the College of the Holy Cross, gave his views on the Shroud of Turin and discussed how art and the history of art professor Joel Upton shaped thinking about the relic.

My Life: Joel Upton, Professor of Art and the History of Art

Connection and contradiction
Professor Joel Upton
Interview by Ania Wieckowski ’03 

Professional and Biographical Information

Degrees Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College (1972) M.A., Bryn Mawr College (1968) B.A., Rutgers University (1963) A.M. (honorary), Amherst College (1984)