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LBJ Library Director Steps Down
Mark Updegrove recalls “the greatest honor of my career”
"...The LBJ Library announced last week that Library Director Mark Updegrove..."

Feb. 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Under the Stars and Maybe Some Space Aliens
The LBJ Library screens sci-fi classics
"...20th century that human affairs were being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than Man's. Yet, across the..."

March 27, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

LBJ Summit Returns to “Race in America”
Five years after landmark civil rights event, there's plenty to talk about
"...In 2014, the Lyndon B. Johnson Presi­dential Library and Museum marked the 50th anniversary of LBJ's signing..."

April 5, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

LBJ Swings Like the Pendulum Do
For a fun Sixties flashback – sans acid – see the LBJ Library's 'Signs of the Times: Life in the Swingin' Sixties'
"...Make like Austin Powers this weekend and travel back in time to the era of love-ins..."

Jan. 21, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

War and Remembrance
Time Warner Cable and the LBJ Library and Museum hosted a local premiere of HBO Films' new LBJ film 'Path to War.'
"...on Wednesday evening, May 15. Directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Michael Gambon, Donald Sutherland, Alec Baldwin, and San..."

May 24, 2002 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

UT Hosting Debate on Visions of McCain and Obama
Event Thursday at LBJ School, free and open to public
"...haven't quite made up your mind on which presidential candidate to support, UT's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public..."

Oct. 21, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Essential History Museums and Cultural Spaces
Fun for everyone from history buffs to kids who like hands-on science
"...Ever wondered where the “Come and Take It” meme first started? Want to dive into..."

March 3, 2017 Chronolog Post

Your Guide to Austin Museum Day
Discover Austin-area museums Sunday, Sept. 22, for free!
"...Since 1998, the Austin Museum Partnership has coordinated Austin Museum Day, a free day..."

Sept. 18, 2019 Chron Events Post

Renaissance (and Baroque) Man
As a curator for UT's Blanton Museum of Art, Jonathan Bober played a pivotal role in securing the Suida-Manning and Steinberg art collections, thereby giving some of the world's great art a home in Austin.
"...a place, especially coming from such a refined figure, and yet given his position -- curator of prints, drawings,..."

April 4, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

How to Celebrate Austin Museum Day 2020
In person and virtual events abound on the city' annual free museum day
"...Here comes the 23rd annual Austin Museum Day, citizen, that free celebration of art, culture, history,..."

Sept. 15, 2020 Arts Post

Austin Area Cancellations and Other COVID-19 Updates
Gov. Abbott declares statewide public health disaster
"...identified its first two cases of COVID-19 this morning and with that another wave of event cancellations in and..."

March 13, 2020 News Post by James Renovitch

Nov. 3 General and Special Elections
Early Voting: Oct. 19-30
"...Early voting polls are open Monday-Saturday, 7am-7pm, and Sunday, noon-6pm, unless noted otherwise...."

Oct. 16, 2009 News Feature

Nov. 2 Joint General and Special Elections
Early voting continues through Friday, Oct. 29
"...Early voting polls are open Monday-Saturday, 7am-7pm, and Sunday, noon-6pm, unless noted otherwise. Central..."

Oct. 15, 2010 News Feature

It All Began So Beautifully ...
LBJ Library and Museum houses Austin's key connection to Kennedy's assassination
"...As raw and unintentionally unkind as it sounds, the presidency of Lyndon..."

Nov. 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

Burning Down the Sixties
They don't normally let dogs in the LBJ Library and Museum, but after Chronicle writer Jesse Sublett explained that he was talking about James Ellroy, the demon dog of American literature, they graciously made an exception.
"...They don't normally let dogs in the LBJ Library and Museum, but after I explained that I..."

June 29, 2001 Books Feature by Jesse Sublett

Psychedelic Acid Trope
Exhibits at the Bullock, Briscoe, and LBJ explore our recall of the Sixties
"...Close your eyes and say it out loud: "The Sixties."..."

July 18, 2014 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

This Terrible Moment
'All the Way' playwright Robert Schenkkan and its LBJ, Bryan Cranston, on JFK's assassination
"...Bryan Cranston had the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum all to himself. The Breaking..."

Nov. 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing With These Texas Road Trips
Houston and other Texas sites celebrate the golden anniversary of the first lunar landing
"...if we could get there. Well, get there safely. And if we did manage to get there safely, nobody..."

May 17, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Music in Architecture – Architecture in Music
More songs about buildings and space
"...symposium, the School of Architecture's Center for American Architecture and Design, the College of Fine Arts, and the Butler..."

Oct. 21, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Meet Your Candidates
Where to meet Democratic candidates before the March primaries
"...The March 6 primaries are right around the corner and dozens of left-leaning candidates are running to unseat long-term..."

Jan. 12, 2018 Chron Events Post by Sarah Marloff

The LBJ Library swaps paintings with the National Gallery of Art, the Blanton Museum of Art gets $1 million for a new gallery, and Patsy Cline teaches you how to apply make-up
"...Politics, Place," it came calling on Austin. Seems the LBJ Library and Museum had a fine example in its..."

March 19, 2004 Arts Column by Robert Faires

The Way Home
Zach Theatre gives Robert Schenkkan's All the Way its Texas premiere on LBJ's home turf
"...willing to mount a political drama requiring 17 actors and running nearly three hours? Was there even a remote..."

April 10, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Res Publica
Citizen's calendar, Dec. 18-25
"...For more details and events, see Community Listings. Thursday18..."

Dec. 19, 2008 News Feature

Welcome to Texasland
Bob Bullock's final monument to himself, the Texas State History Museum, won't have many historical documents, but it promises to be entertaining.
"...if you spent $80 million to build a history museum, and you had nothing to put in it? That..."

June 23, 2000 News Feature by Bill Crawford

Res Publica
Your do-good guide for Nov. 20-27
"...LIVE MUSIC MARCH Join the march to City Hall, and show your support for a thriving live music scene...."

Nov. 21, 2008 News Feature

'Light/The Holocaust & Humanity Project' Schedule
"...James Young, Dr. Robert Abzug, Stephen Mills. Wednesday, 7pm, LBJ Library and Museum Atrium.Feb. 23-24, Holocaust Education Institute Professional..."

Feb. 11, 2005 Arts Feature

How the Gutenberg Bible and the world's first photograph was moved from the Harry Ransom Center to the LBJ Library.
"...Tuesday morning, a group of photographers, news cameramen, and some librarians and curators and I were standing at..."

April 13, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Eye on an Icon
A new exhibit explores Walter Cronkite's life and legacy
"...have grown up with the histrionics of talk radio and the bombastic delivery of some 24-hour cable news networks,..."

May 28, 2010 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

In Perfect Alignment: The Ransom Center Beat Holdings
"...Snyder's "Manzanita," a poem from 1974's Pulitzer Prize-winning Turtle Island, begins with this: "Before dawn the coyotes/weave medicine songs/dream..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Nov. 22-28
"...LBJ ON TURKEY DAY Gander at an animatronic LBJ, talk..."

Nov. 23, 2007 News Feature

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