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Author, Poet, and Podcast Host Carrie Fountain Isn’t Trying to Trick You
Author, Poet, and Podcast Host Carrie Fountain Isn’t Trying to Trick You
The 2019 Texas Poet Laureate talks shop as she receives two Texas honors

Arts, April 4, 2019

SXSW Comedy: Doug Loves Movies Podcast Recording
Doug Loves Movies Podcast Recording
Doug Benson and friends give South By a fond, filmic farewell

SXSW, March 18, 2019

SXSW Comedy: Loud Village Live Stand-Up Showcase
Loud Village Live Stand-Up Showcase
L.A. comics offer a tasting menu of approaches to stand-up

SXSW, March 16, 2019

SXSW Special Event: Drag Bingo with Bob the Drag Queen and Manila Luzon
Drag Bingo with Bob the Drag Queen and Manila Luzon
Lip-syncs and glam at the Culture Trip House's Soho in SoCo

SXSW, March 13, 2019

SXSW Comedy: Henry Winkler Acting Workshop
Henry Winkler Acting Workshop
The storied actor schools an audience on authenticity

SXSW, March 11, 2019

SXSW Comedy: Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Present Late Night Trashcan
Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Present Late Night Trashcan
Late Night with Seth Meyers writers share jokes from the reject pile

SXSW, March 10, 2019

SXSW Comedy: Audible Presents the Night Realm Tavern of <i>Heads Will Roll</i>
The Night Realm Tavern of Heads Will Roll
Get a sneak peek at Audible original at this Rainey Street activation

SXSW, March 9, 2019

<i>Bowlaway</i> by Elizabeth McCracken
Bowlaway by Elizabeth McCracken
Bowling is something sacred in Elizabeth McCracken’s multigenerational novel

Arts, Jan. 31, 2019

<i>Last Woman Standing</i> by Amy Gentry
Last Woman Standing by Amy Gentry
Amy Gentry’s Austin-set second novel is an electric revenge thriller

Arts, Jan. 17, 2019

Top Books of 2018 for Heroine Addicts
Top Books of 2018 for Heroine Addicts
Sisters were doing it for themselves in historical fiction, alt-historical fiction, romance, and a graphic novel

Arts, Dec. 27, 2018

Books to Read and Wrap for the Holidays
Emergency Contact
It’s wry and vulnerable love via text message in this YA novel set in Austin

Arts, Dec. 6, 2018

Texas Book Festival 2018: Real Romance: Alyssa Cole and Jasmine Guillory
Texas Book Festival 2018: Real Romance: Alyssa Cole and Jasmine Guillory
The two on what makes their contemporary love stories sparkle

Arts, Oct. 29, 2018

Texas Book Festival 2018: The Real Story of Lolita
Texas Book Festival 2018: The Real Story of Lolita
Sarah Weinman on the true crime story behind Nabokov’s novel

Arts, Oct. 28, 2018

Texas Book Festival 2018: Meet the Indie Next Authors
Texas Book Festival 2018: Meet the Indie Next Authors
Faves R.O. Kwon, Tommy Orange, and Nicole Chung get personal

Arts, Oct. 28, 2018

The Wedding Date
The Wedding Date
For a good time, read Jasmine Guillory's delightful debut romcom

Arts, Oct. 25, 2018

There There
There There
The Big Oakland Powwow provides a window into modern Native American life in Tommy Orange's searing debut novel

Arts, Oct. 25, 2018

Little Fires Everywhere
Little Fires Everywhere
Celeste Ng's second novel offers rich portrayals of motherhood in the suburbs

Arts, Oct. 25, 2018

Edward Carey's Portrait of Madame Tussaud in <i>Little</i>
Edward Carey's Portrait of Madame Tussaud in Little
The Austin author both writes about and illustrates the grand, strange life of the waxworks queen

Arts, Oct. 18, 2018

<i>An American Marriage</i> by Tayari Jones
An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
This bittersweet novel charts a wrongful conviction's effect on a young couple

Arts, Oct. 18, 2018

Romancing the Holmes
Romancing the Holmes
What inspired Sherry Thomas to turn Sherlock into Charlotte?

Arts, Oct. 2, 2018

Review: <i>The Hollow of Fear</i>
Review: The Hollow of Fear
Charlotte Holmes is back, and the stakes are higher than ever

Arts, Oct. 2, 2018

Sherry Thomas Is Our Lady of Crime Solving
Sherry Thomas Is Our Lady of Crime Solving
The game's afoot in a very different way in this Austin author's spin on Sherlock Holmes

Arts, July 12, 2018

Steven Saylor's <i>The Throne of Caesar</i>
Steven Saylor's The Throne of Caesar
Caesar's murder gets a fresh coat of paint in this mystery of ancient Rome

Arts, July 12, 2018

Celeste Ng Loves Independent Bookstores
Celeste Ng Loves Independent Bookstores
The author of Little Fires Everywhere helps us prep for Independent Bookstore Day

Arts, April 26, 2018

Moontower 2018 Reviews: A Comic a Day
Moontower 2018 Reviews: A Comic a Day
A schooling in stand-up from Notaro, Haddish, and more

Arts, April 24, 2018

Moontower Comedy 2018: <i>Shmanners</i>
Moontower Comedy 2018: Shmanners
Travis and Teresa McElroy demystify social dos and don’ts

Arts, April 16, 2018

The Murdered Women of Juárez Find a Voice Onstage
The Murdered Women of Juárez Find a Voice Onstage
Isaac Gomez's one-woman show The Way She Spoke

Arts, Jan. 11, 2018

Bookmarked
Rosalind Faires’ Top Reads of 2017
Uncovering literary gems in areas such as historical fantasy, suburbia melancholia, female-centric speculative fiction, and more

Arts, Dec. 28, 2017

Into <i>The Adventure Zone</i> With Griffin McElroy
Into The Adventure Zone With Griffin McElroy
Griffin McElroy tells how his brother, his brother, and he turned a game of Dungeons & Dragons into podcast magic

Arts, Oct. 12, 2017

Rolling the Dice
Rolling the Dice
Behind the scenes of The Adventure Zone with Griffin McElroy

Arts, Oct. 12, 2017

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