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.Read more
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