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English Senior Wins $50,000 Keene Prize for Literature

Katherine Noble, a graduating senior in the Department of English at The University of Texas at Austin, has won the $50,000 Keene Prize for Literature for her collection of poems, “Like Electrical Fire Across the Silence.”

Online Collaborative “Rubáiyát” Complements Harry Ransom Center Exhibition on Persian Poem

Online Collaborative “Rubáiyát” Complements Harry Ransom Center Exhibition on Persian Poem

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has introduced The Collaborative "Rubáiyát," an online edition of Edward FitzGerald's five published versions of the "Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám" that can be annotated by Web visitors. This project was created in conjunction with the exhibition "The Persian…   » Continue Reading