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MEDIA ADVISORY: “Films of 1939” Series Celebrates Golden Year in Hollywood Filmmaking

MEDIA ADVISORY: “Films of 1939” Series Celebrates Golden Year in Hollywood Filmmaking

EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center screenings of films released in 1939 in conjunction with the current exhibition “The Making of ‘Gone With The Wind’.” WHEN: Various dates throughout the fall. WHERE: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets. BACKGROUND: 1939 is widely considered by film historians to be…   » Continue Reading

Ransom Center Symposium to Explore American Cultural Life During Civil War

Ransom Center Symposium to Explore American Cultural Life During Civil War

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, announces the 11th Flair Symposium, “Cultural Life During Wartime, 1861–1865” to take place Sept. 18–20.

Conservation Work Begins on Dresses From “Gone With The Wind”

Conservation Work Begins on Dresses From “Gone With The Wind”

EVENT: News media availability about the ongoing conservation efforts of costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939). WHEN: 10-11 a.m. (CST), Wednesday, July 20. This hour will be the only media availability. WHERE: Within the Harry Ransom Center's conservation department. The Ransom Center is at the corner of 21st and Guadalupe streets. BACKGROUND: In 2010,…   » Continue Reading

“Gone With The Wind” Fans Donate $30,000 to Preserve Original Costumes

“Gone With The Wind” Fans Donate $30,000 to Preserve Original Costumes

More than 600 individuals from 44 states and 13 countries have contributed to the effort to raise $30,000 to preserve five original costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939).

Donations Sought to Restore Iconic Costumes from “Gone With The Wind”

Donations Sought to Restore Iconic Costumes from “Gone With The Wind”

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced an initiative to raise $30,000 to restore and preserve five original costumes from "Gone With The Wind" (1939).

Harry Ransom Center’s “Script to Screen” Shares Online Content Relating to “Making Movies” Exhibition

Harry Ransom Center’s “Script to Screen” Shares Online Content Relating to “Making Movies” Exhibition

Event: In anticipation of the opening of its exhibition "Making Movies," the Harry Ransom Center introduces "Script to Screen," featuring online content that highlights the collaborative processes that take place behind the scenes in filmmaking. When: Begins Jan. 25. Where: Online at "Script to Screen." Background: The Ransom Center will be sharing unique content related…   » Continue Reading

“Making Movies” Exhibition Explores the Filmmaking Process From Behind the Scenes

"Making Movies," an exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center, explores the collaborative processes that take place behind the scenes in filmmaking.