Harry Ransom CenterThe University of Texas at Austin

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Shakespeare in Print and Performance December 21, 2015 – May 29, 2016

Explore the legacy of William Shakespeare at the Harry Ransom Center. This exhibition provides insight into the life, work, and influence of this central figure of English literature. Journey into the Elizabethan world of Shakespeare and his contemporaries through early texts that illuminate his creative process. Imagine yourself a Shakespearean actor through costume and set designs that showcase how artists have creatively interpreted his plays in a performance tradition spanning over 400 years.

Look Inside: New Photography Acquisitions February 9 – May 29, 2016