Community Classes: Adult

Spring 2016

Informal classes for the community. Offered each semester. Free of charge and open to all. Registration is required by phone at 413-577-3600 or by email at renaissance@english.umass.edu.

Monday afternoons from 4:00 pm -- 5:00 pm beginning April 4th and ending April 25th, 2016 The Hand-Press Book with Jeff Goodhind An introduction to early printed books including paper, typesetting, printing, illustration, and binding. No knowledge of book history required. Class will take place in the upstairs classroom. Please pre-register by April 3rd.

Tuesday evenings from 7:00 pm -- 9:00 pm beginning April 12th, 2016 and ending May 3rd, 2016 Shakespeare with Tony Burton. The Merchant of Venice: The issues aren't what you think. Please read the play beforehand. Please pre-register by April 11th.