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Harry Ransom Center Presents “Orientalist Silents” Film Series

Harry Ransom Center Presents “Orientalist Silents” Film Series

Event: The Harry Ransom Center hosts the "Orientalist Silents" film series When: 7 p.m. on June 11, June 25 and July 23 Where: Harry Ransom Center, 21st and Guadalupe streets Background: In conjunction with the exhibition "The Persian Sensation: 'The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám' in the West," the Harry Ransom Center presents the "Orientalist Silents"…   » Continue Reading

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