Arts and Humanities

MEDIA ADVISORY: “Struggle for Justice” Exhibit Opens Friday

Nov. 7, 2017
Struggle for Justice

“Struggle for Justice: Four Decades of Civil Rights Photography" at the Briscoe Center for American History at UT Austin features photographs that show the flashpoints of the civil rights movement.

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Preservation for the (Digital) Ages

Oct. 30, 2017
TACC

Databases aren’t just for tech companies. Classicists collaborate with TACC, UT’s supercomputing center, to upgrade preservation methods for the Digital Age.

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Let’s View Science as a Powerful Tool, Not as a Threat

Oct. 24, 2017
Science Lab

It is alarming that many members of society distrust science and question its value. 

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Mexico Modern

Oct. 23, 2017
Frida Kahlo (Mexican, 1907–1954), Untitled [Still life with parrot and fruit], 1951. Oil on canvas, 25.7 x 28.2 cm.

Art movements rarely conform to national borders. Never has this been truer than during the 20th century’s “Mexican moment.”

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Ransom Center Acquires War Poetry Collection

Oct. 23, 2017
Dean Echenberg during his service in Vietnam

The Harry Ransom Center is now home to the Dean F. Echenberg War Poetry Collection. 

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