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Events

< June 2017 >

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

Unless noted otherwise all events are free & open to the public.

Betsy Hartmann will talk about her new book, The America Syndrome: Apocalypse, War & Our Call to Greatness.   Hartmann is professor emerita of development studies & senior policy analyst of the Population & Development Program at Hampshire College.   She is author of Reproductive Rights & Wrongs: The Global Politics of Population Control & two political thrillers, The Truth about Fire & Deadly Election.
Michael Greenebaum will lead a discussion of Robert Walser’s Jakob Von Gunten.   Amherst Books’ Noontime Book Group is a book group without fixed membership.   If you would like to chat about a book join us for that month.   If you can, purchase your copy from Amherst Books with a 10% discount.   The group meets on the second Tuesday of every month.
Dorothea Lasky & Joy Williams will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible.  For more information, go here.
Dara Wier & Tiphanie Yanique will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible.  For more information, go here.
Arda Collins & Nathan Hill will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible. For more information, go here.
Amy Leach, Lydia Millet & Arisa White will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible. For more information, go here.
Timothy Donnelly & Rachel Glaser will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible.  For more information, go here.
Sam Michel & Camille Rankine will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible.  For more information, go here.
Paul Lisicky, Harryette Mullen, & Stephen Graham Jones will read in Auditorium 135, Integrated Science Building, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as part of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute.   Tickets may be purchased at the door for $5 per evening.  The venue is air-conditioned & wheelchair accessible.  For more information, go here.
Novelist, short-story writer & poet, Victoria Redel will read from her new novel, The Border of Truth.   Redel is an American poet & fiction writer.   She is author of four books of fiction, including Make Me Do Things & Loverboy, which was a Los Angeles Best Book & was made into a feature film directed by Kevin Bacon; as well as three books of poetry.

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