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Amy Gentry

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The Good Eye: The Pulse

The Good Eye says goodbye

Column, Apr. 2, 2015

The Good Eye: Allies in the Industry

Giving Austin actresses a seat at the table

Column, Mar. 26, 2015

The Good Eye: Crossing the (180-Degree) Line

Austin actresses go behind the camera

Column, Mar. 18, 2015

Out of Her Cage

Micah Magee explores a Texan's teen pregnancy in Petting Zoo

SXSW Daily, Mar. 17, 2015 2:30 PM

The Good Eye: Tales From the Aging Box

Two actresses opine on when the only opportunity left is to play a mother. (Or a grandmother.)

Column, Mar. 12, 2015

The Good Eye: Tales From the Minority Box

Women of color talk about the casting bias

Column, Mar. 5, 2015

Good Eye: Tales From the Quirky Box

More side-eye examination of "quirky" female film roles

Column, Feb. 26, 2015

The Good Eye: Tales From the Beauty Box

Side-eyeing the confines of female film roles

Column, Feb. 19, 2015

The Good Eye: Boyhood, Girlhood, Personhood

Lorelei's girlhood in dad's Boyhood

Column, Feb. 5, 2015

The Good Eye: Girl, Illustrated

The fine lines between the lines

Column, Jan. 29, 2015

The Good Eye: Oh Buoyancy

... like Sandra Bullock in the Shenzhou capsule, hours after George Clooney's dimples have drifted into the fathomless beyond

Column, Jan. 22, 2015

The Good Eye: Haul of Fame

The cost-benefit analysis of clothing on the cheap

Column, Jan. 15, 2015

The Good Eye: New Year's Resolutions

Weight, weight, don't tell me

Column, Jan. 8, 2015

Hurts So Good

Our top books of 2014 provided pleasures despite the pain

Arts Feature, Dec. 31, 2014

The Good Eye: 2014 Top 10s

Counting down what gave a lady hope in 2014

Column, Dec. 31, 2014

The Good Eye Looks Back

All the best glimpses caught by the Good Eye in 2014

Column, Dec. 23, 2014

The Good Eye: Of Russians and Ruffles

From Chekhov to Gunne Sax

Column, Dec. 18, 2014

The Good Eye: Books Are a Slanket for Your Brain

Read your way through those visits with the in-laws

Column, Dec. 11, 2014

The Good Eye: Happy Thankswishing! Here's Your Jardigan.

You can't fit these wishes in a jar

Column, Dec. 4, 2014

The Good Eye: Secrets of Charm

Charmed, we're sure ...

Column, Nov. 26, 2014

The Good Eye: On Productivity and Reproductivity

You could pick this column up and read it right now or ...

Column, Nov. 20, 2014

From Baz to Batman

Costume designer Michael Wilkinson does it all from the Harvey Pekar schlump look in American Splendor to the fabulous Seventies fashions of American Hustle

Screens Feature, Nov. 13, 2014

The Good Eye: There and Back Again

Don't mess with Texas women, bucko

Column, Nov. 13, 2014

The Good Eye: Killer Outfits: The Laura Mars Years

Blow-Up vs. The Eyes of Laura Mars: The female gaze of male gaze is way more compelling

Column, Nov. 6, 2014

The Good Eye: Killer Outfits – Jennifer Connelly in Phenomena

This week's horror couture reveals how phenomenal Jennifer Connelly looks in Armani

Column, Oct. 30, 2014

Self Service

Merritt Tierce drew on her own time waiting tables for the provocative restaurant world in her novel Love Me Back

Arts Feature, Oct. 23, 2014

The Good Eye: A Woman Possessed

Was she wrong to go all Isabelle Adjani on New Yorker book critic James Wood?

Column, Oct. 23, 2014

The Good Eye: Killer Outfits – Anna's Blue Dress

Isabelle Adjani is a devil in a you-know-what

Column, Oct. 16, 2014

The Good Eye: Killer Outfits - Julia Cotton's Armani Suit

You would kill for this suit

Column, Oct. 9, 2014

The Good Eye: La Nausée

We had no idea Kübler-Ross wrote "The Story of Austin Style"

Column, Oct. 2, 2014

The Good Eye: Trendhopping

If a "Rare Trend" is defined as quality fabrics, expert stitching, and an exacting eye, call us trendy

Column, Sep. 25, 2014

The Good Eye: Big Time

Turn up the volume on this oversized trend

Column, Sep. 18, 2014

The Good Eye: How Should a Fall Fashion Preview Be?

The "Good Eye" does herself

Column, Sep. 4, 2014

The Good Eye: You Say You Want a Resolution

Austin's budding fashion industry gets a vote of confidence – and a shot at diversity

Column, Aug. 28, 2014

'The Hundred-Year House'

Author Rebecca Makkai teases the real and the unreal in this 'Austin Chronicle' Book Club selection

Arts Feature, Aug. 21, 2014

The Good Eye: In Praise of Aunts

On aunthood, from a loving neice

Column, Aug. 21, 2014

The Good Eye: She of Many Hats (and Antlers)

Learn a little more about the woman who parties like it's 1929

Column, Aug. 14, 2014

#ACreads: 'The Hundred-Year House'

Chat about Rebecca Makkai's ghost story/satire/mystery Aug. 25

Books Daily, Aug. 13, 2014 10:30 AM

The Good Eye: Passion Play

Don't call them action figures

Column, Aug. 7, 2014

The Good Eye: Painting With Clothes

Take a trip back in time: Just make sure you're properly outfitted for it

Column, Jul. 31, 2014

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