Music at Amherst Series Kicks Off with Sold Out Performance, Performer Interview

October 1, 2015

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Saxophonist Archie Shepp in conversation with Assistant Professor of Music Jason Robinson

Playing to a sold-out Buckley Recital Hall on opening night of the Music at Amherst 2015–16 series, revered saxophonist Archie Shepp and Moroccan musical group The Dar Gnawa of Tangier presented an exciting fusion of musical ideas from as far as Morocco and Paris, and as near as Louisiana and New York City (photos below).

Queens of the Masai Mara


Submitted by Criss Guy on Monday, 12/19/2011, at 7:54 PM

From West Indians and Africans:

Mugabe argues for 2 permanent seats for Africa on the Security Council - too interesting.

Submitted by Maudlyn O. Obi on Tuesday, 9/28/2010, at 10:35 AM

African Film Series 2007

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The African Film Series brings together recent releases from the African Film Festival’s traveling series with a special screening of Jean-Marie Téno’s Chief! this November 7th to 15th at Amherst Cinema.

African Film Series 2008

The African Film Series 2008 brings the national traveling series of African Film Festival (AFF) for two weeks of screenings across the campuses of Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  This series is free and open to the public.