Topic: Robert De Niro

Harry Ransom Center Accepting Applications for Research Fellowships in the Humanities

Sept. 3, 2013

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, invites applications for its 20142015 research fellowships in the humanities.

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Information about the fellowships and the application process is available online.

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Exhibition Showcases Literature About Baseball, Boxing, Football and Other Sports

June 14, 2013

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"Literature and Sport," an exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center, showcases the literature of sport through fiction, essays, poetry and plays. The exhibition runs from June 11 to Aug. 4, 2013, at the Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

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More Than 50 Research Fellowships Awarded by the Harry Ransom Center

May 15, 2012

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has awarded more than 50 research fellowships for 201213.

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Ransom Center Exhibition Celebrates History and Influence of King James Bible

Jan. 4, 2012

"The King James Bible: Its History and Influence," an exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin, demonstrates that four centuries after its first printing, the King James Bible (1611) remains one of the most influential books in the English language.

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"Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-first Century" Highlights Archives Acquired by Ransom Center Since 2000

Dec. 14, 2010

The Harry Ransom Center's exhibition "Culture Unbound: Collecting in the Twenty-first Century" showcases major literary and cultural archives acquired by the center since 2000.

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