Celeb Salons - Presented by Capital City Village & Mort Subite Sunday, June 3rd, 4-6pm
Stephen Enniss - Director of the Harry Ransom Center (HRC), an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum at the University of Texas at Austin. The HRC's extensive collections provide unique insight into the creative process of writers and artists.
Following his 2013 appointment, Steve Enniss led the development of the HRC's five-year strategic plan and building master plan in preparation for the next twenty years of collection and program growth. Major acquisitions during his tenure have included the archives of novelists Ian McEwan, Michael Ondaatje, and Nobel Laureates Kazuo Ishiguro and Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
Before coming to the Ransom Center, Steve held previous appointments at the Folger Shakespeare Library and at Emory University's Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library. He is currently at work on a collective biography of the Belfast Group poets.
More details coming soon! Register soon as registration is limited. Members: $30; guests: $60. Registration includes one drink (craft beer or wine) and light bites. All hosted by the generous folks of Mort Subite, the first authentic Belgian-style pub in the U.S. Registration includes a tax-deductible donation to Capital City Village (nonprofit).
Parking: FREE street parking on Sundays; fully accessible drop-off at back entrance from alley behind the pub. Capital City Village is proud to present this new program series Celeb Salons: exclusive, up close gatherings with some of Austin's local notables, starting this spring.