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Southwestern Writers Collection

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Billy Porterfield, 1932 to 2014

During a career that spanned more than a half-century, Porterfield told stories — the universal and the intimate — with a distinctive style and keen ear for both the spoken and written word.

Friday, March 28th, 2014

San Marcos Tonight 03/28/14

“I Tell You What: The Making of King of the Hill,” an exhibition of The Wittliff Collections Southwestern Writers Collection, is on display on the first floor of the Alkek Library at Texas State University. Originally scheduled...

Saturday, April 19th, 2008

National Book Award winner to give readings

National Book Award winner Robert Stone will read Thursday at Texas State and at the Katherine Anne Porter House in Kyle.