Book: Dissent in Dangerous Times

Submitted by Yesenia Cabrera

Book: The Cultural Lives of Capital Punishment

Submitted by Yesenia Cabrera

Publications

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Poet Daniel Hall To Read at Amherst College April 16

April 10, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Poet Daniel Hall, a writer-in-residence at Amherst College and the author of a new collection, Under Sleep (2007), will read from his work at 8 p.m. on Monday, April 16, in the Alumni House at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst College, Hall’s reading is free and open to the public.

Poet John Hennessy To Read at Amherst Books April 26

April 19, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—John Hennessy, a poet “without an ounce of pretension—about either his working-class roots or the deftly turned poetry he makes of it,” according to Mary Jo Salter, will read from his new collection, Bridge and Tunnel (2007), at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street, Amherst, Mass.). Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst College, Hennessy’s reading is free and open to the public.

Amherst Political Scientist Javier Corrales and Economist Frank Westhoff Publish Study of Internet Use and Political Regimes

Amherst College German Professor Ute Brandes Edits New Edition of Anna Seghers’ Short Stories

April 25, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Ute Brandes, a professor of German at Amherst College, has just published the first of a two-volume edition of Anna Seghers’s short stories from 1958 to 1966, in the 25-volume Werkausgabe of Seghers’s literary works (35€, 480 pp., Aufbau-Verlag, Berlin 2007).

Martha Merrill Umphrey

Lives in the Law
Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas, and Martha Merrill Umphrey Lives in the Law

Nassar Hussain

The Jurisprudence of Emergency
Nasser Hussain The Jurisprudence of Emergency Explores the intricate and delicate relationship between the concepts of a rule of law and emergency.

Lawrence Douglas

 
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Lars Arffsen (Lawrence Douglas)

The Girl with the Sturgeon Tattoo
(St. Martin's Press, 2011, 208 pages)

Arguably the funniest novel to emerge from Northern Europe since the Black Death

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