Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Amherst Poetry Festival combines Dickinson works with contemporary pieces

By Kristen Forscher

September 30, 2015

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

October 1, 2012

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...