A new biography on Henry Miller focuses on the writer’s time in Big Sur and draws from correspondence at the Ransom Center.

A new biography on Henry Miller focuses on the writer’s time in Big Sur and draws from correspondence at the Ransom Center.

Elizabeth Taylor is “hateful, tragic, flirtatious, shrewd, and still beautiful” in the publicity photo for “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” found in Ernest Lehman’s archive.  The photograph is etched on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections.  

Elizabeth Taylor is “hateful, tragic, flirtatious, shrewd, and still beautiful” in the publicity photo for “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” found in Ernest Lehman’s archive.  The photograph is etched on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections.  

Now available online: World War I-era propaganda posters added to Ransom Center’s digital collections

Ransom Center exhibits “Gone With The Wind” materials this week at TCM Classic Film Festival 

Ransom Center exhibits “Gone With The Wind” materials this week at TCM Classic Film Festival 

A scholar explores photographs taken by female and African-American photographers working on Broadway in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Walker Evans’s photograph of Allie Mae Burroughs, taken during the Great Depression, gazes solemnly at those who pass the Ransom Center’s windows. The windows display a selection of images from the Ransom Center’s collections.

Walker Evans’s photograph of Allie Mae Burroughs, taken during the Great Depression, gazes solemnly at those who pass the Ransom Center’s windows. The windows display a selection of images from the Ransom Center’s collections.

Now online: A newly cataloged and digitized collection of seventeenth-century newsletters reveals insights into history and statecraft through an English diplomat’s connections. 

Now online: A newly cataloged and digitized collection of seventeenth-century newsletters reveals insights into history and statecraft through an English diplomat’s connections. 

How did a suitcase full of manuscripts by a Polish poet end up in Texas? Learn more about the amazing journey these papers took through a concentration camp in Austria and across three continents before landing at the Ransom Center in 1970. 

Fritz Henle’s haunting photograph, “Ruhr Miner” can be seen on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections. 

Fritz Henle’s haunting photograph, “Ruhr Miner” can be seen on the Ransom Center windows, which display a selection of images from the collections. 

Author Julia Alvarez, who speaks on campus on Monday at 7 p.m., answers questions on her work, writing about women, and writing as a Latina. 

Author Julia Alvarez, who speaks on campus on Monday at 7 p.m., answers questions on her work, writing about women, and writing as a Latina.