Arts and Humanities

Exhibit “Mexico Modern”

June 6, 2017
UT Austin

Chronicling two decades of cultural exchange between Mexico and the United States, the exhibit “Mexico Modern: Art, Commerce, and Cultural Exchange, 1920–1945” showcases examples of modern Mexican art and design. 

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What They Did to My Baby

May 23, 2017

A new memoir by Trayvon Martin’s parents lays bare the emotional costs of watching your child’s murder catalyze a social movement.

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Bridging Barriers

May 4, 2017
Campus aerial shot

The Bridging Barriers initiative is challenging researchers from different disciplines to find intersecting goals and work together to solve the world's most pressing problems.

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How a Penguin Helped a Longhorn Win the Pulitzer

April 25, 2017
Bloom County character Opus T. Penguin

Celebrate World Penguin Day with Opus, Bloom County and the Cartoonist who Brought it All to Life 

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Ransom Center Acquires Peter O'Toole Archive

April 21, 2017
Peter O'Toole, Harry Ransom Center

The Harry Ransom Center has obtained the archive of British-Irish theatre and film actor Peter O’Toole.

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