A Masterpiece, Neglected No More

The Island of Second Sight (1953), by Albert Vigoleis Thelen, translated by Donald O. White, professor emeritus of German (Galileo Publishers)

Reviewed by Allen Guttmann

Heidi Gilpin To Speak on New Media and Performance at Amherst College April 2

March 26, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Heidi Gilpin, assistant professor of German at Amherst College, will talk about contemporary and international new media and performance projects in the Teaching Gallery of the Mead Art Museum on Tuesday, April 2, at 12:15 p.m., as part of the museum’s “First Tuesday” series of talks. The event is free and open to the public.

Tenor Peter Shea To Offer German Songs April 26

April 16, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.--Peter W. Shea, a local tenor, will present "From Schubert to Weill: A Concert of German Lieder," on Thursday, April 26, at 4 p.m. in Porter House at Amherst College (next to the Lord Jeffery Inn). Gregory Hayes will accompany Shea on piano. The Amherst College Department of German and the German House are sponsors of the concert, which is free and open to the public.

Fall 2007/Spring 2008 Course Catalog

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Pianist Lars Vogt To Present Music at Amherst Oct. 20

October 8, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Amherst College Senior Robert Cooke To Study in Germany on Fulbright Grant

Gottingen Application

Submitted by Elvis Maradzike

Concert of “Musical Orientalism” Art Songs at Amherst College March 14

Porter House

Submitted by Paul D. Chapin