Topic: Tom Stoppard

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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More than 50 Research Fellowships Awarded by the Harry Ransom Center

May 27, 2009

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 2009-10. These fellowships support research projects in the humanities that require substantial use of the Center's collections of manuscripts, rare books, film, photography, art and performing arts materials.

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Fourth Annual Nilsson Lecture Features Performance

March 30, 2009

The fourth annual David O. Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama takes on meta-theatre as noted stage actors tackle scenes from Tom Stoppard's playful play about plays, "The Real Thing."

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Ransom Center's "The Mystique of the Archive" Explores Archives and Culture Surrounding Archives

Sept. 2, 2008

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center's exhibition "The Mystique of the Archive" takes a comprehensive look at archives themselves, the archival process and the culture surrounding archives.

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