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March 2017
28
March
March 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Amherst Books, 8 Main Street
Amherst, MA United States

Join editor Sara Lennox & contributor Christian Rogowski in celebrating the publication of Remapping Black Germany: New Perspectives on Afro-German History, Politics, & Culture. Lennox is professor emerita of German studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst & author of Cemetery of the Murdered Daughters: Feminism, History, & Ingeborg Bachmann. Rogowski is editor of The Many Faces of Weimar Cinema: Rediscovering Germany’s Filmic Legacy. Remapping Black Germany collects thirteen pieces that consider the wide array of issues facing Black German…

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29
March
March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Amherst Books, 8 Main Street
Amherst, MA United States

Robert & Mary Bagg will read from & talk about their new book, Let Us Watch Richard Wilbur: A Biographical Study — the first biography of a major twentieth-century American poet. Robert Bagg is professor emeritus of English at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, a poet, & a translator; Mary Bagg is a freelance editor. Of the biography, Tracy Kidder wrote, “This book tells the story of a fascinating & deeply civilized life, the life of the poet Richard Wilbur.…

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