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Cindy Widner

27 articles in 2011

"Minerva's Wreck" Sticks the Landing

Wayne Alan Brenner's third whatchamacallit

Books Daily, Dec. 19, 2011 5:18 PM

Hang the Holidays

Help is on the way

Features Feature, Dec. 8, 2011

Forever Dumb

Beavis and Butt-Head are back

Screens Feature, Oct. 27, 2011

Reading Romance

Jeffrey Eugenides' The Marriage Plot wants to know what love is

Books Feature, Oct. 27, 2011

Romance in Rewrite

An extended conversation with Jeffrey Eugenides

Books Feature, Oct. 27, 2011

War Stories

From Austin to the Upper Peninsula to Afghanistan and back: Heather Courtney's long journey to arrive at Where Soldiers Come From

Screens Feature, Oct. 6, 2011

Kid Powers

Charlie Belle kicks up some Magnetic Fields buzz

Screens Daily, Sep. 23, 2011 4:15 PM

Get Those Lighters Ready

It's rock & roll reading time.

Books Daily, Sep. 22, 2011 3:07 PM

Meme Weavers

Did two Austin Web designers tap into our unconscious desire to replicate stock photos? Nah – they're just having a laugh.

Screens Feature, Sep. 15, 2011

Illuminating 'Incendiary'

Jordan Smith's SXSW interview with the Willingham case filmmakers

Screens Daily, Jul. 12, 2011 3:35 PM

Celebrate Reproductive Rights While You Can

A Planned Parenthood benefit party and props for Jordan Smith

News Daily, Jul. 8, 2011 3:17 PM

The Pop Palette

Fay Helen and Anne Hanraham's celebrity makeovers

Screens Feature, Jun. 30, 2011

Anatomy of a Scene

New York and No Wave in Blank City

Screens Feature, Jun. 30, 2011

Spinning Flavor

The MALI conference celebrates a decade of diversity

Screens Feature, May. 19, 2011

New Kids on the Doc

How to be teenagers who make a short that screens at Cannes

Screens Feature, May. 12, 2011

Winning the Future, Part One

Young writers incite local shindig

Books Daily, May. 11, 2011 4:58 PM

Safe. Mutual. Respect.

JD Samson (wo)mans up for the Gay Place.

Qmmunity Daily, Mar. 30, 2011 3:56 PM


Screens Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

SXSW Film Conference Quickies

Catherine Hardwicke's Directing Workshop

Screens Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

The Dish & The Spoon

Daily reviews and interviews

Screens Feature, Mar. 16, 2011


Screens Feature, Mar. 16, 2011

sxswf: We All Scream for Pee Wee!

Guess who's back?

SXSW Daily, Mar. 13, 2011 3:29 PM

Killer Lifestyle

Patty Schemel doc Hit So Hard remembers living and dying in the 1990s

Screens Feature, Mar. 10, 2011

The Polar Bear Express

The Beaufort Diaries' animated journey from book to screen

Books Feature, Mar. 10, 2011

You Know Nothing of Their Work

Don Graham and the many minds of Texas

Books Feature, Jan. 27, 2011

The Empty Family

If you want to be sad – to surrender to the profundity and variety and physical force of that sensation – Colm Tóibín is your man

Books Review, Jan. 20, 2011

The Year in Books

Freedom, Finkler, and Kids of America

Books Feature, Jan. 6, 2011

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