Twenty-five NEH Summer Scholars will join seven international faculty members on the University of Massachusetts Amherst campus for a four-week Summer Institute for College and University Teachers funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Herter Art Gallery Presents Faculty Exhibitions: 'ground things on a moving earth' and 'The End and the Beginning of Everything'
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Pulitzer Prize Winner and MacArthur Fellow Viet Thanh Nguyen Visits UMass Amherst for 2017 Troy Lecture
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
On November 15, acclaimed author, 2016 Pulitzer Prize winner, 2017 Guggenheim Fellow, and 2017 MacArthur Fellow Viet Thanh Nguyen will deliver a talk titled “War, Fiction, and the Ethics of Memory” at the University of Massachusetts Amherst at 4:30 pm in the Student Union Ballroom. The Department of English at UMass Amherst is delighted to bring Professor Nguyen to campus for its annual Troy Lecture on the Humanities and Public Life.
Friday, October 27, 2017
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Running November 1 through November 11, the UMass Amherst Department of Theater presents Runaways: The Musical. Directed by Lou Moreno, artistic director of New York City’s INTAR Theatre, the ensemble-based show features various styles of music, such as pop, hip-hop, jazz, and reggae, while following the stories of children and young adults living on the streets after running away from home.
Thursday, October 19, 2017