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September 2015

"West by Southwest" OPENING PARTY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 7–10 P.M.

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Join us for an evening of art, music, and cocktails to celebrate the exhibition Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West.

At the event, enjoy Texas country tunes with Glen Collins and the Alibis, wine and a signature cocktail, bbq sandwiches courtesy of Freedmen's, and an after-hours look at the exhibition. Become part of Reaugh's landscape as you pose in the photo booth. Guests will also have a chance to win a Western-themed luxury prize package, including horseback riding lessons and memberships from the Bullock Museum and Wildflower Center.

Ransom Center members receive free tickets to all exhibition openings (non-members pay $20). Join as a member, before tickets open to the public! Membership starts at $50 for an Individual (one ticket) or $90 for a Dual level (two tickets). You will also receive a year of member benefits and exclusive events, including a Director's Reception, behind-the-scenes access to the collections, a talk by Salman Rushdie, and more!

If you are not yet a member, a limited number of $20 tickets will be available starting Tuesday, September 1 (until quantities last). We anticipate the event will sell out, so become a member today!


October 2015

Gabriel García Márquez: His Life and Legacy SYMPOSIUM WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28–FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30

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To mark the opening of the Gabriel García Márquez archive, the Harry Ransom Center and LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections at The University of Texas at Austin present the symposium Gabriel García Márquez: His Life and Legacy. Registration for the symposium has filled.   #GarciaMarquezUT

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Event times are noted in Central Standard Time.

The contents of these presentations reflect the opinions of the speakers and do not necessarily represent the views of the Harry Ransom Center and/or The University of Texas at Austin.

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The Harry Ransom Lectures honor former University of Texas Chancellor Harry Huntt Ransom. The program brings internationally renowned writers, artists, and scholars to Austin for a public event and conversations with University students.