Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Food for Thought bookstore may close after 37 years

By Catherine Ferris

November 24, 2013

Filed under Local News, News

Food for Thought, a local bookstore located in the center of Amherst, has recently written a newsletter informing customers that due to insufficient funds, it will be closing by the end of 2013 after 37 years unless there is a...

Battle in the textbook aisle

By Michael O'Connor

January 22, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Last winter, I was waiting in line behind at Amherst Books, picking up the portion of my textbooks that I didn’t buy at Food For Thought, at the Textbook Annex or online. The line was at a standstill. In front of me, a...

Author Jeff Conant discusses Zapatista movement at Food For Thought

By Mike Selden

October 4, 2010

Filed under Culture

Last Wednesday night at Food for Thought Books, author and activist Jeff Conant came to speak about his new book, “A Poetics of Resistance: The Revolutionary Public Relations of the Zapatista Insurgency.” For those unversed,...

Food for Thought screens latest in four-part series

By Brendan Murphy

February 24, 2010

Filed under Movies

Part two of the four-part epic series “Battle for Chile” was screened last Wednesday, Feb. 17, at Food for Thought Books in downtown Amherst. Titled “The Coup d’etat,” the screening covered the armed forces’ actions,...