Topic: Doris Lessing

More Than 65 Research Fellowships Awarded by the Harry Ransom Center

May 15, 2013

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The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has awarded more than 65 research fellowships for 2013-14.

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Ransom Center Director Staley Announces Retirement Plans

April 26, 2010

Thomas F. Staley, director of the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin for the last 22 years, announced today his decision to retire on Aug. 31, 2011.

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David Foster Wallace Archive Acquired by Harry Ransom Center

March 9, 2010

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of writer David Foster Wallace (1962-2008), author of "Infinite Jest" (1996), "The Broom of the System" (1987), "Girl with Curious Hair" (1988) and numerous collections of stories and essays.

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Ransom Center's "The Mystique of the Archive" Explores Archives and Culture Surrounding Archives

Sept. 2, 2008

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center's exhibition "The Mystique of the Archive" takes a comprehensive look at archives themselves, the archival process and the culture surrounding archives.

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Harry Ransom Center Holds Archive of Nobel Laureate Doris Lessing

Oct. 11, 2007

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin holds the archive of Doris Lessing, the recipient of the 2007 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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