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Sam Shepard


Thursday, October 10th, 2013

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Film maker Treva Wurmfeld will screen her highly praised Shepard and Dark at the Wittliff

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Wittliff opens Shepard exhibit

The Wittliff Collections at Texas State opened a new literary exhibition last week to showcase the playwright and actor Sam Shepard, who began donating to the Wittliff Collections in 1992.

Friday, February 11th, 2011

Wittliff Collections acquire major Sam Shepard collection

The Wittliff Collections at Texas State recently acquired a collection of correspondence belonging to Pulitzer Prize winning playwright and Academy Award nominated actor Sam Shepard.

Friday, February 11th, 2011

Wittliff acquires new Sam Shepard collection

The Wittliff Collections at Texas State University have acquired a significant new collection on Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Academy Award-nominated actor Sam Shepard.

Monday, February 8th, 2010

Porterfield donates archive to Wittliff Collection

Legendary Texas journalist Billy Porterfield, award-winning author of several books, has donated his major archive to the Wittliff Collections at the Alkek Library at Texas State. During a 50-year career that included stints with the Houston Chronicle,...

Friday, March 6th, 2009

Hightower donates archive to Whitliff Collections

National media figure, populist and former Texas Agricultural Commissioner Jim Hightower has donated his personal archive of papers, photos and memorabilia to the Whitliff Collections at Texas State.