Dancing Jewish : Jewish identity in American modern and postmodern dance / Rebecca Rossen.
- Offers a wide-ranging history of American dance and American Jewish cultural life that spans 75 years
- The first full-length book to analyze representations of Jewish...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 10:00am to Friday, April 25, 2014 - 12:00pm
As part of the university's 2014 Undergraduate Research Week, the Fine Arts Library will host a small exhibition of works from the Schild Ledger, a collection of drawings attributed to Native Americans and produced in the late 19th century. The collection is currently housed in the archival collections of The University of Texas at Austin.
The exhibition is organized and curated by Kaila Schedeen...Read More
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
As part of the university's 2014 Undergraduate Research Week, the following topics will be presented during this symposium.
Peri Boylan. Power and Symbolism in the Northern Renaissance: Van Eyck, Dürer and Holbein
John Dickson. Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks: The City’s Effect on Mental and Social Health
Philip Karjeker. Rauschenberg’s Carmen Jones, an Artist...Read More
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
In celebration of Research Week, join the University of Texas Libraries, the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, and H.J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports for the annual Libraries Fair! The Fine Arts Library will be co-hosting a spin art table and playing great music from our CD collection.
This event is happening on the PCL plaza.
Popcorn from Cornucopia, water ice from...Read More
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 5:30pm
A familiar name from the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin is being celebrated through scholarship resulting from a lifelong commitment to the study of theatre.
In conjunction with the Oscar G. Brockett Center for Theatre History and Criticism in the Department of Theatre and Dance, The Fine...Read More
Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 6:00pm
The spring edition of the Excessive Noise concert at the Fine Arts Library, “Imaginary Landscapes” features a collaboration with the “You Are Here” maps series, presenting musical works with intimate ties to place, journey and representations of locality in conjunction with a variety of maps from the university’s maps collections.
The program features a number of recent works including a set of...Read More
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 6:00pm
The Fine Arts Library will host a will host a panel presentation featuring the Visual Arts Center’s 2014 artist-in-residence Michael Sieben, and three experts who have an interest and passion for zines and limited editions.
What is a zine and why are they made? Why are they important to our contemporary world and cultural history? Why...Read More
Friday, February 28, 2014 - 5:30pm
The 9th Annual Nilsson Lecture in Contemporary Drama and Literature will be held in conjunction with the international Menuhin Competition taking place at UT from February 21-March 2, 2014.
Fine Arts Library at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, February 28,2014.
Founded in 1983, the Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists — hosted this year by the...Read More
Friday, February 21, 2014 - 3:00pm
David Hunter talks about recent research. Location: Fine Arts Library, DFA 4.104
Over the last 15 years or so, scholars in other areas of the arts (e.g., art, architecture, landscape design) have been considering how much of our heritage is beholden to profits from the slave trade and plantations, and working out ways of coming to terms with that legacy. Regrettably, the topic has been...Read More
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 6:00pm
Background: The Fine Arts Library hosts the second installment of its faculty-curated film series featuring a documentary that considers the impacts of technological advancement on global society.
Are technological advancement, economic development, and population...Read More
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 7:30pm
The Hispanic Alliance for the Performing Arts and CLUTCH present a wind ensemble concert featuring 6 premieres by UT composers, conducted by Marc Sosnowchik and Ryan Kelly. The event will also feature a side-by-side performance with Austin Soundwaves, an El Sistema USA youth music program in East Austin. Works by Hermes Camacho, Michael Mikulka, Jenna Wright, Jeffrey Hayman, Eli Fieldsteel, and Russell Podgorsek...Read More
Fine Arts Library staff members are eager to assist you with your end of the semester research needs during Crunch Time. As you enter the Fine Arts Library, look for a table of handouts with helpful tips to find information. There are...Read More
Friday, November 1, 2013 - 6:00pm
What: “Films in Person” films series featuring Moolaadé. This event is free and open to the public.
When: 6 p.m., Friday, November 1, 2013.
Where: Fine Arts Library (DFA 3.200), The University of Texas at Austin.
Background: The Fine Arts Library is introducing a faculty-curated film series with a Senegalese feature...Read More
Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Fine Arts Library, Room 3.200
Explore copyright and open access issues at a screening of RIP: A Remix Manifesto, a 2008 open source documentary film about “the changing concept of copyright”directed by Brett Gaylor.
Following the film, a discussion session will consider how these copyright, intellectual property and related issues affect education at the...Read More
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Curious about what exactly fair use is?
Have you ever wondered if you can use an image in your academic work?
Not sure about the restrictions on performing a piece of music?
Copyright attorney Georgia Harper discusses these issues and answers questions.
... Read More
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 8:00am to Friday, October 25, 2013 - 5:00pm
The University of Texas Libraries is promoting the movement for unimpeded accessibility to scholarly research in a series of events marking international Open Access Week 2013.
Open Access Week — now in its 7th year — carries the theme “Open Access: Redefining Impact” and features events worldwide meant to inform the public about the potential...Read More
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 6:00pm
an ongoing concert series features work by
Hector Villa-Lobos and Elliot Carter
and university composers and performers
When: 6 p.m., Saturday, October 19, 2013
Where: Fine Arts Library (...Read More