Topic: Department of English

Texas’ Violent Past on the Mexico-Texas Border

Jan. 21, 2016
Brownsville

Photos and artifacts from one of the most violent decades in Texas history will be on display in a new exhibition at the Bullock Texas State History Museum.

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Through the Lens of Austen

Dec. 16, 2015
Janine Barchas in the Vislab with Students

English professor Janine Barchas has collaborated with the Vislab to put her research on display for students to time travel through the eyes of 19th century author Jane Austen.

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The Time-Travel Portal to 18th-Century Shakespeare Gallery

Dec. 16, 2015
What Jane Saw: Digital Shakespeare Gallery

The Shakespeare Gallery has been digitally reconstructed by The University of Texas at Austin — just as it looked in 1796, when novelist Jane Austen took lodging around the corner while visiting London’s sites

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Digital World Map Broadens Scope for Middle Ages Research

Oct. 1, 2015
Catalan Atlas

Online users can now travel back in time to the medieval world by clicking through a collection of international research on the first digital platform of its kind from UT Austin. 

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Shakespeare Brand Identified in His First Poems

April 2, 2015
shakespeare-brand

A printer's ornament on the title pages of William Shakespeare's earliest works suggests that from an early stage in his career, the poet received significant support in fashioning a unique brand.

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