Topic: James A. Michener Center for Writers

College of Liberal Arts Awards Keene Prize for Literature to Michener Center Graduate Student

May 1, 2014

Mark Hitz, a graduate student in the James A. Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin, has won the $50,000 Keene Prize for Literature for his stories "Shadehill" and "The Laws of Motion."

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Michener Center Graduate Named 2011 Outstanding Graduate Alumnus

Feb. 15, 2011

Abhijat Joshi, an alumnus of the Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin and Bollywood's hottest screenwriter, has been named the Graduate School's Outstanding Graduate Alumnus for 2011.

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Graduate School and Michener Center Host "No Snakes in This Grass"

Nov. 16, 2010

Event: The University of Texas at Austin Graduate School and the James A.

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Honors Day Ceremonies April 10 Recognize Academic Excellence at The University of Texas at Austin

April 5, 2010

The academic accomplishments of 6,819 students from The University of Texas at Austin will be celebrated Saturday, April 10, during the 62nd annual Honors Day ceremonies in the university's Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Concert Hall.

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Torture at Guantanamo Theme of This Year's University of Texas at Austin's Keene Prize for Literature

July 24, 2009

Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig, a graduate of the James A. Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin, has won the 2009 Keene Prize for Literature for her play titled "Lidless," a poetic treatment of the issue of torture at the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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