Topic: Robert Faires

Robert Faires Revisits the Bard for Fifth Annual Nilsson Lecture

March 29, 2010

Austin Chronicle Arts Editor Robert Faires will reprise an excerpted version of his notable one-man take on "Henry V" in the fifth annual David O. Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama hosted by the Fine Arts Library on Thursday, April 1 at 5:30 p.m. in the Capitol Room of the Blanton Museum of Art's Edgar A. Smith Building.

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Noted British Screenwriter Discusses Classic Literature in Contemporary Cinema

April 22, 2009

Event: Screenwriter Andrew Davies discusses the continuing popularity of classic literature in contemporary cinema in a talk hosted by the Plan II Honors Program at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Libraries' Lecture Features Local Playwrights in Panel Discussion on April 10

March 27, 2008

The University of Texas Libraries and the Fine Arts Library announce the third annual David O. Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama featuring a panel of notable Austin playwrights to discuss their influences and the current state and potential future of their art on both a local and broad scale.

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Playwright David Mamet to Speak at The University of Texas at Austin

Jan. 15, 2008

EVENT: Playwright, writer and film director David Mamet, whose papers are at the Ransom Center, discusses his career and work with Austin Chronicle Arts Editor Robert Faires as pasrt of the 2008 Harry Middleton Lecture Series.

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