AU Press Releases

Alum publishes book on Simon Leach


Bruce Dehnert, AU Class of 1991, recently published a book, titled “Simon Leach’s Pottery Handbook,” on Simon Leach, grandson of noted 20th century British potter Bernard Leach. The book, which was published through Abrams Publishers, is available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other bookstores. Several of Dehnert’s Alfred University professors are mentioned in the acknowledgements, including Wayne Higby, Tony Hepburn, Anne Currier, Val Cushing, Andrea and John Gill, and Bill Carty, who advised Dehnert on some particulars of the manuscript.