The American Missionaries and the Armenians

Successes and Limitations of Humanitarianism

Dr. Barbara Merguerian, Vice President of the Armenian Library & Museum of America, speaks about the role of American missionaries and the broad range of […]

Ghosts in the Machine: the Autobiography of Pronoun

Poet Joan Houlihan delineates the use of pronouns in her work and selections by other poets

As part of her one-week residency at Northampton’s Smith College, Joan Houlihan delivered a craft lecture about the use of pronouns in poetry, including selections […]

The Berkshires and the Burghardts

The Interesting Story of the W. E. B. Du Bois Homesite

UMass Amherst professor Dr. Whitney Battle-Baptiste talks about W. E. B. Du Bois’s early life in the home of the Burghardts in Great Barrington. This […]