Topic: Carl H. Pforzheimer

Harry Ransom Center Accepting Applications for Research Fellowships in the Humanities

Sept. 3, 2013

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, invites applications for its 20142015 research fellowships in the humanities.

[caption id="attachment_41645" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Cover of Eric Gill's 'Twenty-five Nudes' (1938; reprint, London: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd., 1951); James Salter's notes on possible titles for his novel 'Light Years,' ca. 19745; cover of Paul Hayden Duensing's '25: a quarter-century of triumphs and disasters in the microcosm of the Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing' (Kalamazoo, Mich.: The Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing, 1976); signaled message from the Royal Air Force to John Pudney requesting a poem for the organization's 25th anniversary, March 24, 1943; photograph of 25th Street Theater, Waco, ca. 1962."][/caption]

Information about the fellowships and the application process is available online.

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Harry Ransom Center Acquires Rare Plantin Polyglot Bible

April 29, 2008

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin has acquired a rare Plantin Polyglot Bible, containing parallel texts in Hebrew, Greek, Syriac and Aramaic with translations and commentary in Latin.

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