“Texas Writers” at Ranger College Golemon Library

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“Texas Writers” at Ranger College Golemon Library


October 4



October 31

From October 4, 2021 through October 31, 2021, Ranger College’s Golemon Library will present Texas Writers,an exhibition produced by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

The exhibition will be available at no charge to the public from October 4, 2021 through October 31.  The display will be available during all regular library hours:  Monday – Thursday 8:00 AM to 9:30 PM, Friday 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM, and Sunday 4:30 PM to 9:30 PM.  For more information or to arrange group visits, contact Helen Cozart, Assistant Librarian, at 254-267-7200 or hcozart@rangercollege.edu.

Texas Writers provides an overview of the literary accomplishments of Texas writers in a series of panels featuring portraits of authors, books, workplaces, narrative settings, and evocative quotations.  Panel topics include:

  • Two Texas triumvirates
  • Katherine Anne Porter, Larry McMurtry, and Horton Foote
  • Sportswriters
  • Americo Paredes, Cormac McCarthy, and Sandra Cisneros
  • The Mexican Texan/Mexican American voice
  • El Paso writers
  • African Texan writers
  • Writers for children and youth
  • Poets
  • Urban writers
  • The Magazines
  • Screenwriters
  • Stories, essays, and memoirs
  • Elmer Kelton and John Graves
  • Science fiction and fantasy
  • Mystery writers

To get to Ranger College, take Interstate 20 Exit 349 (at the Love’s).   Head North one mile.  Ranger College is on the right.  Golemon Library is half-way around the loop.


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