Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Amherst Poetry Festival combines Dickinson works with contemporary pieces

By Kristen Forscher

September 29, 2015

Filed under Archives, Campus News, Five College News, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Poets from near and far are gathering downtown for the Amherst Poetry Festival, which will begin Thursday, Oct.1 and conclude Sunday, Oct. 4. The annual festival, which started in 2013, is a collaboration between the Amherst Business Improvement District and the Emily Dickinso...

Dickinson Poetry Marathon

By Mary Reines

September 30, 2012

Filed under Local News, News

The Emily Dickinson Museum kicked off its annual “Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon” – a collective read-through of Dickinson’s 1,789 poems – at 3 p.m. on Friday and ended around 7:20 p.m. on Saturday, with about 113 readers part...