This year’s EALC student conference took place on April 27, in Herter 201. Even though it was a Friday night, the room was packed and the presentations were fantastic.
Calling all EALC Alumni--we want to hear from you!
The Comparative LIterature Program is happy to announce the addition of two new members to our CompLit faculty. We welcome Asst. Professor Corine Tachtiris and Asst. Professor Rachel Green to the program.
The W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies presents
1968-2018: Celebrating 50 Years of Black Studies in Amherst
This year’s Five College Japanese Speech Contest took place on Saturday, March 24 in Integrated Learning Center S331, UMass Amherst. The competition was as fierce as ever with twelve students from Smith College, Hampshire College, and UMass showing off their literary creativity and hard-earned eloquence in Japanese.
New Book from Professor Stephen Platt, "Imperial Twilight: The Opium War And The End Of China's Last Golden Age"
Professor Stephen Platt just published his new book Imperial Twilight: The Opium War And The End Of China's Last Golden Age. He will present it at Broadside Bookshop in Northampton on May 23 at 7pm. See the event here.
About the book (From the publisher):
As China reclaims its position as a world power, Imperial Twilight looks back to tell the story of the country’s last age of ascendance and how it came to an end in the nineteenth-century Opium War.
Continental Breakfast for French & Italian Graduating Seniors and their families
Saturday, May 12, 2017
for more information contact: Megan Hoy