The Harry Ransom Center and the Michener Center for Writers present novelist Ian McEwan to mark the Ransom Center’s acquisition of McEwan’s archive. McEwan’s first American reading from his new novel “The Children Act” will be followed by a reception and book signing.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of writer Ian McEwan (b. 1948), one of the most distinguished novelists of his generation.
Event: The Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin will host a reading with noted English novelist Ian McEwan. When: 7:30 p.m., March 5. Where: Edgar A. Smith Building Auditorium, Blanton Museum of Art. A campus map is available online. Background: McEwan is the Booker Prize-winning author of "Amsterdam," "Atonement," "Saturday"… » Continue Reading