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Harry Ransom Center Hosts “Tennessee Williams Film Series”

Harry Ransom Center Hosts “Tennessee Williams Film Series”

EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center presents the "Tennessee Williams Film Series" throughout the summer. WHEN: 7 p.m., various dates in June and July WHERE: Harry Ransom Center, 21st and Guadalupe streets BACKGROUND: The "Tennessee Williams Film Series" highlights films showcased in the "Becoming Tennessee Williams" exhibition. Featuring more than 250 items, the exhibition draws on…   » Continue Reading

Harry Ransom Center Acquires Two Unpublished Letters by Tennessee Williams

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin has acquired two unpublished letters written by playwright Tennessee Williams to his friend and former intimate Pancho Rodriguez Gonzalez, who inspired the character of Stanley Kowalski in "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1947). The first letter dates to 1947 New York, just after…   » Continue Reading