Topic: Harry Ransom Center

Ransom Center to Acquire Archive of Kazuo Ishiguro

Aug. 24, 2015
Kazuo Ishiguro's Dream Techniques page for "The Unconsoled.”

The Harry Ransom Centera humanities research library and museum at UT Austin, is acquiring the archive of award-winning novelist Kazuo Ishiguro. 

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Just the Start of the Tour

Aug. 12, 2015
Workbook for The Pale King

The End of the Tour, a new film recounting the final days of David Foster Wallace’s promotional tour for his groundbreaking novel Infinite Jest, is one of the most-buzzed-about indie films to hit theaters this summer. And it has UT Austin connections you may not be aware of.

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Ransom Center Lowers Barriers to Use of Its Collections

June 29, 2015
Joseph Conrad.

To lower barriers to use of its collections, the Harry Ransom Center has adopted an open access policy, removing the requirement for permission and use fees for a significant portion of its online collections believed to be in the public domain.  

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Editor Ben Bradlee’s Archive Donated to Ransom Center

June 3, 2015
Ben Bradlee.

The archive of Ben Bradlee (1921-2014), former editor of The Washington Post, has been donated to the Harry Ransom Center at UT Austin. 

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Ransom Center Awards 70 Fellowships

May 27, 2015
Ransom Center collections.

 The Harry Ransom Center has awarded 70 research fellowships for 2015–2016.

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