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Friday, April 30th, 2010

Populism-themed fete honors firebrand Jim Hightower this weekend

The Wittliff Collections at Texas State University will host "The Living Spirit of Texas Populism: In Our Politics, In Our Culture” on Saturday honoring folksy firebrand Jim Hightower, the former state Agricultural Commissioner who will speak at the event.

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Hightower donates archives to Texas State

National radio commentator, syndicated political columnist, public speaker, and New York Times best-selling author Jim Hightower has donated his archives to the Wittliff Collections at Texas State University.