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Novelist, Poet and Essayist Julia Alvarez's Archive Acquired by Ransom Center

Aug. 28, 2013

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of acclaimed novelist, poet and essayist Julia Alvarez (b. 1950).

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Alvarez's extensive archive consists of manuscripts, correspondence, journals and professional files.

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2008 Flair Symposium Webcast: "Creating a Usable Past: Writers, Archives and Institutions"

Nov. 6, 2008

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, will webcast the Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium, "Creating a Usable Past: Writers, Archives and Institutions," from Nov. 13 to 15.

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