Tag: harry

Anne Tucker: Fellowship Recipient

Anne Tucker: Fellowship Recipient

The photography collection at the Harry Ransom Center is one of the greatest in the world. And so I’ve probably looked at 20 or 30 different collections within the photography collection, ranging from the Jimmy Hare photographs of…

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Nita Kumar: Fellowship Recipient

Nita Kumar: Fellowship Recipient

I’m Nita Kumar, and I teach at the University of Dehli, and my primary area of research is African-American drama. The Ransom Center has an excellent collection of source material on minstrel shows, minstrel scene that was a…

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Jonathan Bloom – Fellowship Recipient

Jonathan Bloom – Fellowship Recipient

Fortunately, I found the archival material because that’s really what dictated what I was going to do with that book. And because of those drafts and because of the notebooks and the letters, I was able to construct…

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Christine Ferguson: Fellowship Recipient

Christine Ferguson: Fellowship Recipient

My name’s Christine Ferguson, and I’m from the department of English Literature at the University of Glasgow. I’m looking at spiritualist literature produced in America, and Britain from about 1850 to 1930. So it’s quite a broad historical…

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Ulrika Maude – Fellowship Recipient

Ulrika Maude – Fellowship Recipient

So these manuscripts become like sort of art objects. They have a strange kind of aura about them. It is a bit like seeing the Mona Lisa or something, you know that this is unique and this is…

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John Thornton: Fellowship Recipient

John Thornton: Fellowship Recipient

The world that Alfred Knopf lived in was still extant in a lot of ways. The personal arrangements that publishers made with their authors, the kind of bonding that they did with their authors. All of that has…

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Kay Heath – Fellowship Recipient

Kay Heath – Fellowship Recipient

The whole idea for this project actually was at the Ransom Center. I was here last summer for one day, because I was in Texas visiting relatives. So I came to the Ransom Center and I was looking…

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Ted Nannicelli: Fellowship Recipient

Ted Nannicelli: Fellowship Recipient

What I am looking at are the screenplays and short story writings of Ernest Lehman. He worked in Hollywood through the 50s and 60s and into the mid 70s and he had a pretty incredible string of successes….

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John Pipkin: Fellowship Recipient

John Pipkin: Fellowship Recipient

I’m working on my second novel which is called The Blind Astronomer’s Atlas and it is about the daughter of an astronomer in the 1790’s who goes blind and she decides to continue on his work looking for…

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East 17’s Tony Mortimer horror movie Ben Fellows

No Picture

take a wild guess who that is just ignore it I can’t Graham yeah no I’m aware of that yeah no everything’s in order see you at 9 yeah OK bye how about quickie before work? maybe what…

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