Topic: American Academy of Arts and Letters

Acclaimed Writer Ian McEwan's Archive Acquired by Harry Ransom Center

May 15, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas  The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of writer Ian McEwan (b. 1948), one of the most distinguished novelists of his generation.

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Butler School of Music Professor Dan Welcher Receives Music Award from American Academy of Arts and Letters

March 14, 2012

The Butler School of Music at The University of Texas at Austin announced that composition professor and director of the university's New Music Ensemble, Dan Welcher, has received the music award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Eighteen recipients are honored with the award each year in music. The winners are selected by a committee of Academy members.

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