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Beat Generation Poet Peter Orlovsky’s Archive Acquired by Ransom Center

Beat Generation Poet Peter Orlovsky’s Archive Acquired by Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, acquired the archive of American poet Peter Orlovsky (1933–2010), an important figure in the Beat Generation.

Scroll Manuscript of Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” in Texas through June 1

Scroll Manuscript of Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road” in Texas through June 1

The scroll manuscript of Jack Kerouac's novel "On the Road" will be displayed through June 1 in the Harry Ransom Center's exhibition "On the Road with the Beats" at The University of Texas at Austin.