Dmitri Pokrovsky Ensemble To Present Two Performances While in Residence at Amherst College April 18 to 21

April 8, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—A living library of traditional Russian music, the Dmitri Pokrovsky Ensemble will be in residence at Amherst College from April 18 to 21, working with students and presenting free public performances in Buckley Recital Hall at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19 and at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20.

Lazerowitz Lecturer Catherine A. Ciepiela To Speak on the Poetry of Marina Tsvetaeva and Boris Pasternak at Amherst College Apri

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Scott Niichel ’06 to Present Gallery Talk on Natalia Goncharova’s Mystical Images of War at Amherst College May 5

April 18, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Scott Niichel ’06 will present a gallery talk on Natalia Goncharova’s Mystical Images of War at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 5, at the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College. Admission to the talk and all related events is free and open to the public.

Amherst College Russian Professor Catherine Ciepiela To Read Nov. 9

November 3, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Catherine Ciepiela, professor of Russian at Amherst College, will read from The Same Solitude, her new book that follows the epistolary romance between Russian poets Boris Pasternak and Marina Tsvetaeva, at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst College, this event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Amherst College Russian Professor Catherine Ciepiela To Read Nov. 9

October 31, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Catherine Ciepiela, professor of Russian at Amherst College, will read from The Same Solitude, her new book that follows the epistolary romance between Russian poets Boris Pasternak and Marina Tsvetaeva, at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9, at Amherst Books (8 Main Street). Sponsored by the Creative Writing Center at Amherst College, this event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

Russian Folk Songs in Memory of Yulya Zapolskaya at Amherst Center for Russian Culture Dec. 10

November 30, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.— The Amherst Center for Russian Culture will present: “Yulya’s Song: The Love, Life and Art of a Russian-American Singer and Songwriter” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 10, in the Center for Russian Culture in Webster Hall at Amherst College.