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Exhibition Explores the First World War Through Letters, Poems, Diaries and Fiction

Exhibition Explores the First World War Through Letters, Poems, Diaries and Fiction

AUSTIN, Texas — In conjunction with the centenary of the start of the First World War, the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, presents the exhibition “The World at War, 1914–1918.” The exhibition runs from Feb. 11 through Aug. 3.

Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Greenwich Village Bohemian Culture Through Bookshop Door

Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Greenwich Village Bohemian Culture Through Bookshop Door

The Harry Ransom Center's exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 1920–1925" showcases how one artifact, in this case a door from a Greenwich Village bookshop in the 1920s, can serve as a starting point to reconstruct the history of a time and place.

Web Exhibition Explores History, Connections Between Visitors to Greenwich Village Bookshop

Web Exhibition Explores History, Connections Between Visitors to Greenwich Village Bookshop

The Harry Ransom Center's Web exhibition "The Greenwich Village Bookshop Door: A Portal to Bohemia, 1920–1925" uses a door from a bookshop owned by Frank Shay in Greenwich Village in the early 1920s as an entryway into the lives, careers and relationships of New York bohemians of that era.

Robert Faires Revisits the Bard for Fifth Annual Nilsson Lecture

Austin Chronicle Arts Editor Robert Faires will reprise an excerpted version of his notable one-man take on "Henry V" in the fifth annual David O. Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama hosted by the Fine Arts Library on Thursday, April 1 at 5:30 p.m. in the Capitol Room of the Blanton Museum of Art's Edgar A.…   » Continue Reading