Watch this Video Introduction to the 2016 Common Read book, Make Your Home Among Strangers!
Make Your Home Among Strangers selected as the Common Read for Fall 2016
Incoming first-year and transfer students will join their peers in reading Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capó Crucet. This is the sixth year of the Common Read program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Make Your Home Among Strangers was selected by over 240 students, faculty and staff.
Meet our Common Read author, Jennine Capó Crucet!
Jennine Capó Crucet, author of our 2016 Common Read book, Make Your Home Among Strangers will be visiting UMass Amherst for a five-day campus residency this fall from September 25-29, 2016.
Previous Common Read Selections
The Common Read program at UMass Amherst began in 2011. Take a look at previous selections!