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Melanie Haupt

Melanie Haupt earned her PhD in English at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to her academic work, she is a blogger and freelance writer focusing on food criticism, up-and-coming dining culture, and historic Austin foodways. She is particularly interested in the intersections of feminism and the food industry.

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Feist

Metals

Music Review, Dec. 29, 2011

Top Chef Texas, Week 8: Crack Kills

Top Chef Texas finally lands in Austin, where dreams come true.

Food Daily, Dec. 23, 2011 12:34 PM

Billy Joel

The Complete Albums Collection

Music Feature, Dec. 22, 2011

Top Chef Texas, Week 7: What's Your Damage, Heather?

In which Heather establishes herself as Our Villain

Food Daily, Dec. 16, 2011 10:31 AM

Dinner Without Tears

One busy mother's search for perfect meal service

Food Feature, Dec. 15, 2011

Sweet Judy Blue Eyes: My Life in Music

Judy Collins

Music Feature, Dec. 15, 2011

Top Chef Texas, Week 6: Who Shot JR?

In which the chefs reveal they're not very good at making steak.

Food Daily, Dec. 9, 2011 1:35 PM

Reclaiming Our Food: How the Grassroots Food Movement Is Changing the Way We Eat

Tanya Denckla Cobb

Food Feature, Dec. 8, 2011

Home Cooking With Jean-Georges: My Favorite Simple Recipes

Jean-Georges Vongerichten

Food Feature, Dec. 8, 2011

Bacon

It's the pigs

Food Review, Dec. 8, 2011

'Local' Filmmaker Spotlights Farms

Christian Remde looks at local farms and restos

Food Daily, Dec. 6, 2011 10:28 AM

Top Chef Texas, Week 5: Trophy Wives Make Easy Targets

The cheftestants cook for the 1%

Food Daily, Dec. 1, 2011 8:51 PM

Jean Synodinos

Girls, Good & Otherwise

Music Review, Dec. 1, 2011

Cottage Industries

Eating locally never tasted so sweet

Food Feature, Nov. 23, 2011

Sons of Fathers

Sons of Fathers

Music Review, Nov. 23, 2011

Top Chef Texas, Week 3: The Bus Arrives

Pre-cooked frozen shrimp and the merits of screeching "orale!"

Food Daily, Nov. 17, 2011 1:32 PM

Lavaca Teppan

This new Lavaca Street restaurant specializes in fresh, uncomplicated food

Food Review, Nov. 17, 2011

Top Chef Texas, Week 2: Shoot-Out at the Dimly Lit Corral

This recap of Top Chef: Texas is brought to you by the letters P,h,D.

Food Daily, Nov. 11, 2011 5:41 PM

Passion Pit

Music Review, Nov. 10, 2011

Tune-Yards

Music Review, Nov. 10, 2011

Le Butcherettes

Music Review, Nov. 10, 2011

Scenes From a Premiere: Top Chef Texas at Uchiko

Snarking and sipping at Uchiko's 'Top Chef' premiere party

Food Daily, Nov. 3, 2011 4:17 PM

Powa

Dissecting Tune-yards' ‘Whokill’ with FFFS's Merrill Garbus.

Music Daily, Nov. 3, 2011 10:36 AM

Tune-Yards

Music Feature, Nov. 3, 2011

Mates of State

Mountaintops

Music Review, Nov. 3, 2011

Lykke Li

Wounded Rhymes

Music Review, Nov. 3, 2011

Cold Cave

Cherish the Light Years

Music Review, Nov. 3, 2011

The Casserole Queens Cookbook: Put Some Lovin' in Your Oven With 100 Easy One-Dish Recipes

Crystal Cook and Sandy Pollock

Food Feature, Oct. 20, 2011

Foster the People

Music Review, Sep. 22, 2011

Coldplay

Music Review, Sep. 22, 2011

Cowboy & Indian

Music Review, Sep. 22, 2011

The Moondoggies

Music Review, Sep. 22, 2011

Arcade Fire

Music Review, Sep. 22, 2011

Hugos Restaurant y Tequila Bar

Tequila bar first, restaurant second

Food Review, Sep. 15, 2011

Foster the People

Torches

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

The Moondoggies

Tidelands

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

The Antlers

Burst Apart

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

Joseph Arthur

The Graduation Ceremony

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

Gomez

Whatever's on Your Mind

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

Bright's Passage

Singer-songwriter Josh Ritter goes long form, but this is no pop tune

Music Review, Sep. 15, 2011

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