Topic: Tom Zigal

Experts Offer Analysis on Obama's State of the Union Address

Jan. 26, 2010

As President Barack Obama prepares to speak to the nation in his first State of the Union Address on critical issues, including the economy, job creation, national defense, health care and energy policy, experts on these issues as well as those who can offer historical context, insight into the speech writing process and political analysis are available to speak to the news media before and after the President's speech.

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Torture at Guantanamo Theme of This Year's University of Texas at Austin's Keene Prize for Literature

July 24, 2009

Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig, a graduate of the James A. Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin, has won the 2009 Keene Prize for Literature for her play titled "Lidless," a poetic treatment of the issue of torture at the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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