Tag Archive: Briscoe Center for American History RSS

Foodways Texas Moves to UT Austin’s American Studies Department

Foodways Texas Moves to UT Austin’s American Studies Department

Foodways Texas, a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving, promoting and honoring the Lone Star State’s unique food cultures, has moved to the American Studies Department at The University of Texas at Austin.

Former Texas Gov. Ann Richards Profiled in New Book

Former Texas Gov. Ann Richards Profiled in New Book

A new biography from The University of Texas Press, “Let the People In: The Life and Times of Ann Richards,” presents a nuanced portrait of one of the most fascinating women in American political history, former Texas Gov. Ann Richards.