Topic: James Joyce

Papers of Lawyer and Civil Liberties Advocate Morris L. Ernst Now Cataloged

April 12, 2012

The papers of lawyer Morris Leopold Ernst (18881976) are now cataloged and open for research at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities supported a two-year, $392,213 project to arrange, describe and preserve the collection, and an online inventory is now available.

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Ransom Center Hosts Variety of Programs in October

Sept. 30, 2011

Event: The Harry Ransom Center hosts public programs.

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Ransom Center Exhibition Explores Forces Behind Censorship in United States Between Two World Wars

July 13, 2011

"Banned, Burned, Seized, and Censored," an exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center, reveals the rarely seen "machinery" of censorship in the United States between the two world wars.

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Living to learn

May 2, 2011
Living to learn

In this video, Harry Ransom Center Director Thomas F. Staley reflects on the ways literature is vital to teaching us how to be alive.

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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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