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Author Talks: Allen Young

Event Details

November 1, 2018
4:00 pm-6:00 pm

Library, W.E.B. Du Bois

Room: Special Collections Seminar Room, Floor 25

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Robert S. Cox
413-545-2780

Journalist/activist Allen Young is the author of Left, Gay & Green: A Writer's Life (2018). In the book, he traces his political and emotional journey from his rural childhood to the anti-war and gay liberation movements of the 1960s and 1970s to life in a gay-centered commune in Massachusetts. In 2004, he received the Writing and Society Award from the UMass Amherst English Department.

The talk is part of the Social Change Colloquium.

Event Category

Diversity Library