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8 Main Street  Amherst, MA 01002   ·  413.256.1547 ·  800.503.5865 · books @ amherstbooks.com   
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< December 2022 >

Events listed in white are at the bookshop; events listed in yellow are elsewhere.

Unless noted otherwise all events at the bookshop are free & open to the public.   We recommend masks!

For events elsewhere, there may be vaccine or masking requirements.   Please follow the links to check.

A Fond Farewell to Noy Holland   After 25 years of teaching in the UMass MFA for Poets & Writers, Noy Holland is retiring.   In celebration of a career spent fostering communities for writers & for activists in the face of global climate change, the MFA Program & the Art. Sustainability. Activism. collaboration at UMass present a reading with Holland & special guest, Joy Williams, in the Great Hall, Old Chapel, UMass, Amherst.   Holland is the 2018 recipient of the Katherine Anne Porter prize from the American Academy of Arts & Letters.   She is the author of the novel Bird, & four collections of short fiction.   Williams is author of five novels & five collections of short stories, including most recently, Harrow.   A reception will follow.   For more information see here.

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