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Wittliff Collections (Texas State University--San Marcos)

Overview
Works: 27 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 31 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Silent films  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Filmed interviews  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Expressionist films 
Classifications: PN1995.9.M27, 791.4372
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Publications about Wittliff Collections (Texas State University--San Marcos)
Publications by Wittliff Collections (Texas State University--San Marcos)
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Most widely held works by Wittliff Collections (Texas State University--San Marcos)
Man and beast photographs from Mexico and India by Mary Ellen Mark( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The director of The Wittliff Collections, David Coleman, interviews the photographer, Mary Ellen Mark, about her work as a photographer. She discusses several of the images in the exhibition, along with her philosophy as a photographer
The Wittliff Collections invites you to meet Rick Riordan by Rick Riordan( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Event featuring the myth and mystery writer, Rick Riordan, in which he discusses how he developed his craft as a writer
Shadows by John Cassavetes( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reception event to showcase the exhibit of Breakey's work along with the introduction of the publication of her new book, Las Sombras,The Shadows. The author, Lia Purpura, speaks about the introduction she wrote for the book. Breakey discusses her upbringing in Australia and the influence her aunt and uncle had on her love of animals. She discussed her latest work, in addition to describing the photographic processes she used to create the large-scale photograms
Cyrus Cassells by Cyrus Cassells( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reading event featuring the poet, Cyrus Cassells, in which he reads from a variety of his works. He also discusses his latest book of poetry, The crossed out sticks of swastika, which commerates the blazing integrity of the young people who were caught in the vise of World War II
Fine line a documentary of voices, stories and portraits by Michael Nye( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The photographer, Michael Nye, talks about how he paired audio recordings with photographs in his documentary exhibit that reveals the courage and fragility of people living with disorders and calls attention to the tenuous threshold between stability and unbalance. He said, "Mental illness touches the deepest parts of who we are; our identity, self-worth, the inability to communicate, confusion and loss of control. It can happen for no apparent reason and at any time. Every person is vulnerable to mental illness."
Timeless Mexico the photographs of Hugo Brehme ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reception event to showcase the collection of Hugo Brehme photographs, along with the introduction of the publication of Frost's new book, Timeless Mexico. Speakers presented a biographical sketch of Brehme and his photographic works
Scott A. Johnson by Scott A Johnson( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The author, Scott Johnson, performed a reading from several of his Stanley Cooper Chronicles, including the latest from Pages, Book Two
Mentor a memoir by Tom Grimes( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Author, Tom Grimes, discusses his new book, which is a memoir of his relationship with the writer Frank Conroy
Points of origin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The author, Elizbeth Crook, and her sister, the poet Noel Crook, take turns reading each other's work, followed by a question and answer session
Shepard and Dark ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Documentary film maker, Treva Wurmfeld, discusses the making of the documentary, with additional insight into the friendship between Shepard and Dark
Texas literary life a conversation at the Wittliff Collections ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Panel discussion with three Texas writers, Sarah Bird, Elizabeth Crook and Stephen Harrigan about their craft of writing, followed by question and answer session
Painted light by Kate Breakey( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Reception event to showcase the retrospective exhibit of Breakey's work along with the introduction of the publication of her new book, Painted Light. Breakey speaks on her work and the photographic processes she uses to create the large-scale silver gelatin photographs that she tones and meticulously hand colors with oils and pencils
15th annual Tomás Rivera Mexican American children's book award ceremony ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Tomás Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award ceremony for Alex Sanchez's young adult novel Bait, which depicts the emotional journey of a troubled 16 year old boy
Voces y memorias voices & memories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Readings by Rolando Hinojosa-Smith and Arturo Madrid from their new books, along with a discussion about the craft of writing from a minority perspective. Discussion moderated by author, Carmen Tafolla
Lonesome Dove panel Bill Wittliff, John Spong, Jeff Wilson ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
To celebrate the publication of, A book on the making of Lonesome Dove, a panel discussion was held with Stephen Harrigan, Bill Wittliff, John Spong, and Jeff Wilson. They each provided their unique perspectives on the making of Lonesome Dove
Writing beyond borders a conversation with Sarah Cortez, Severo Perez, and Tino Villanueva ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A conversation with the poets, authors and filmaker about the topic of writing beyond what is considered the expected norm for Latino artists. The discussion revolves around each of their experiences of breaking from tradition in exploring other topics and creating works outside of their or the public's comfort zone
Rolando Hinojosa interview by Rolando Hinojosa( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Rolando Hinojosa is interviewed by Jaime Mejia about his early life and how he came to be a writer. Hinojosa discusses his writings and how he approaches the craft
A tribute to country music legend Freddy Powers by Freddy Powers( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Event honoring the legendary country songwriter, Freddy Powers. The Wittliff Collections and the Center for Texas Music History at Texas State University- San Marcos celebrate the life and career of award-winning singer/songwriter Freddy Powers with a public reception for his fans and friends
Panel discussion on Charles Bowden's Southwest ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Panel presentation dedicated in the memory of Charles Bowden, author and journalist acclaimed for his vivid, unsparing, and often lyrical portrayals of life in the Southwest, particularly the brutality on the border between the United States and Mexico. Panel moderated by J.C. Mutchler (Associate Professor of History at University of Arizona), with speaker, Jim Harrison (author), Luis Alberto Urrea (author) and Clara Jeffery (co-editor, Mother Jones Magazine). Panel members discuss their memories and friendship with Bowden. Jeffrey's points out that the Bowden archives are housed at The Wittliff Collections, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
Global odyssey from Texas to the world and back ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Exhibition celebrating the opening exhibit of the Global Odyssey at the Southwestern Writers Collection. Panel presentation with guest writers, Stephanie Elizondo, Manuel Luis Martinez, John Phillip Santos, and Carmen Tafolla. Each discussed their experiences they've had in their travels around the world and how they've been able to build connections with others during these travels
 
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Alternative Names
Texas State University--San Marcos. Wittliff Collections
Wittliff Collections at Texas State University--San Marcos
Languages
English (21)
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