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Registration Opens for “Visions of the Future,” Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium at Ransom Center

Registration Opens for “Visions of the Future,” Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium at Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has opened registration for “Visions of the Future,” the 10th Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium, scheduled for Nov. 1-3. The symposium brings together historians, architects, industrial designers and visionaries in the fields of science fiction, film, theater and future…   » Continue Reading

“The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” Collection Donated to Ransom Center

“The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” Collection Donated to Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired a collection of materials from husband-wife duo actress Carlin Glynn and writer and director Peter Masterson relating to their careers and their work on the original Broadway production and film of "The Best Little Whorehouse in…   » Continue Reading

Graduate School and Michener Center Host “No Snakes in This Grass”

Event: The University of Texas at Austin Graduate School and the James A. Michener Center for Writers host "No Snakes in This Grass," a one-act play by James Magnuson, director of the Michener Center for Writers. When: Thursday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 19 at noon Where: LBJ School patio (Thursday) and…   » Continue Reading

Playwright Spalding Gray’s Archive Acquired By Harry Ransom Center

Playwright Spalding Gray’s Archive Acquired By Harry Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of writer and actor Spalding Gray (1941-2004).

Libraries’ Lecture Features Local Playwrights in Panel Discussion on April 10

The University of Texas Libraries and the Fine Arts Library announce the third annual David O. Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama featuring a panel of notable Austin playwrights to discuss their influences and the current state and potential future of their art on both a local and broad scale.