Topic: Nobel Prize for Literature

Archive of Nobel PrizeWinning Writer J.M. Coetzee Opens for Research

March 21, 2013

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The archive of Nobel Prizewinning writer and University of Texas at Austin alumnus J.M. Coetzee is available for research at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. The bulk of the archive traces the author's life and career from 1960 through 2012.

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Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee talks about life, career

May 21, 2010
Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee talks about life, career

Alumnus and Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee talks about his time in Austin and the social and political background of his career as a writer in South Africa in the 1970s. Coetzee, who earned a doctor's degree in 1969 from The University of Texas at Austin, is an acclaimed novelist, academic and literary critic.

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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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