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More Than 50 Research Fellowships Awarded by the Harry Ransom Center

More Than 50 Research Fellowships Awarded by the Harry Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has awarded more than 50 research fellowships for 2012–13.

Harry Ransom Center Hosts “Tennessee Williams Film Series”

Harry Ransom Center Hosts “Tennessee Williams Film Series”

EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center presents the "Tennessee Williams Film Series" throughout the summer. WHEN: 7 p.m., various dates in June and July WHERE: Harry Ransom Center, 21st and Guadalupe streets BACKGROUND: The "Tennessee Williams Film Series" highlights films showcased in the "Becoming Tennessee Williams" exhibition. Featuring more than 250 items, the exhibition draws on…   » Continue Reading

Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in April, from Woodward and Bernstein to U.S. Poet Laureate

EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center hosts public programs. WHEN: Various dates throughout April. WHERE: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets; Jessen Auditorium in Homer Rainey Hall at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Whitis streets; Auditorium at Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Library, 2313 Red River…   » Continue Reading

Fine Arts Library Hosts Ransom Center Companion Exhibit

The Fine Arts Library at The University of Texas at Austin has partnered with the Harry Ransom Center to host an exhibition of materials related to the college career of American playwright Tennessee Williams.

Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in February

Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in February

EVENT: The Harry Ransom Center hosts public programs. WHEN: Various dates throughout February. WHERE: Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, 21st and Guadalupe streets. BACKGROUND: Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Please be aware that the Ransom Center's Charles Nelson Prothro Theater has limited seating. Line…   » Continue Reading

Exhibition Celebrates Centennial of American Playwright Tennessee Williams

Exhibition Celebrates Centennial of American Playwright Tennessee Williams

The Harry Ransom Center celebrates the 100th anniversary of American playwright Tennessee Williams' birth with the exhibition "Becoming Tennessee Williams." The exhibition runs from Feb. 1 to July 31 at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

Harry Ransom Center Acquires Two Unpublished Letters by Tennessee Williams

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin has acquired two unpublished letters written by playwright Tennessee Williams to his friend and former intimate Pancho Rodriguez Gonzalez, who inspired the character of Stanley Kowalski in "A Streetcar Named Desire" (1947). The first letter dates to 1947 New York, just after…   » Continue Reading