Mead Art Museum to Host Gallery Talks on Painting and Literature Feb. 4, 18; March 4, 25; April 8, 22

January 27, 2010
Contact: Pamela Russell
Coordinator of College Programs
413/542 8229

AMHERST, Mass. —The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will host a series of afternoon gallery talks by six Amherst College professors—all experts in fields other than art history—focused on the theme of “Reading the Picture: Exploring Connections Between Painting and Literature” on the Thursday afternoons of Feb. 4 and 18, March 4 and 25 and April 8 and 22.

Amherst College to Host Symposium on Jewish Writings April 4 and 5; Gathering Honors Scholar Who Edited the Dead Sea Scrolls

Submitted by Emanuel Costache
March 13, 2008 Contact: Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Amherst College Professor Susan Niditch Publishes New Book on Judges

Submitted by Patricia M. Allen
February 14, 2008 Contact: Emanuel Costache '09 Media Relations Intern 413/542-2321 Caroline Jenkins Hanna Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Susan Niditch, Samuel Green Professor of Religion at Amherst College, has just published Judges: A Commentary ($45, Westminster John Knox, 2008) as part of The Old Testament Library Series. The book-length commentary is accompanied by the author’s new translation of the biblical book.