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Grace Garcia of Annie's List Killed in Crash
Colleagues pay tribute
News Story  June 5, 2014, by Brandon Watson
"...A campaign veteran, Garcia's career spanned from the State Capitol to the White House. As executive director of Annie's List, she spearheaded a year in which female candidates and reproductive rights have had unprecedented visibility...."

Annie's List Loses Director
DAILY News  November 20, 2006, by Amy Smith
"...Kelly White can say "mission accomplished" without having to eat her words. The executive director of Annie's List is leaving her post after breathing new life into the group in less than a year's time..."

SXSW Panel: Women’s Representation: Five Steps to Win Gender Parity
Wendy Davis on Clinton's loss and the prospect of future gains
DAILY SXSW  March 11, 2017, by Mary Tuma
"...Davis, who now leads the woman-focused advocacy initiative Deeds Not Words, joined Cynthia Terrell of Representation2020, which works to include more women in elected office, on the panel moderated by Texas Tribune congressional reporter Abby Livingston. Panelists discussed ways women face gender inequity in politics, and offered solutions to fix the glaring problem..."

Then There's This: The Awesome Power of Women
Political group aims to increase voter turnout and so much more
News Column  August 14, 2014, by Amy Smith
"...The PAC itself emerged out of the efforts of three politically connected Austin women – Genevieve Van Cleve, the former political director of Annie's List who more recently consulted on Sarah Eckhardt's successful county judge bid in the Democratic primary; Lize Burr, a longtime political activist and policy advocate at the legislative level who was a chief organizer of the citizen's filibuster during the House Bill 2 brouhaha in 2013; and Katie Naranjo, the trio's social media pro, who runs consulting firm GNI Strategies...."

Then There's This: War on Wendy
When it comes to Wendy Davis, there's a whole bunch of mansplaining going on
News Column  January 24, 2014, by Amy Smith
"...Annie's List, the Texas group with a solid record of recruiting women to run for office, also defended Davis, noting, "We have seen similar attacks launched against women candidates before."..."

AWPC: Women's Caucus = Women's Endorsement
AWPC returns to its feminist roots, but not everyone's happy
News Story  March 26, 2010, by Amy Smith
"...As the organization's national leader, Flores' first task is to extend an olive branch to AWPC President Cynthia Veidt, who strongly opposed the women-only policy, as did most of the group's officers. (Veidt did not respond to requests for comment.) Looking beyond any simmering hard feelings over the decision, Flores envisions turning AWPC into a local version of Annie's List, a statewide organization that actively recruits pro-choice Democratic women to run for state legislative seats..."

SXSW’s Big Third List
YFN Lucci, Wyclef Jean, Ought, and 572 more
DAILY Music  January 10, 2018, by Kevin Curtin
"...In one gargantuan list, South by Southwest programmers have stocked more than a quarter of the music lineup for the March mega conference. Big names include “Everyday We Lit” rapper YFN Lucci, Fugees Haitian Wyclef Jean, and Canadian post-punk breakouts Ought...."

Mike Martinez: 'Leadership of Austin's Tomorrow'
News Story  May 29, 2014
"...We're not going to raise taxes, we're not going to have vacancies. We're going to have a bare-bones budget, we're not going to do a wish list."..."

Texas Book Festival 2018: The Full List
Lineup includes Cecile Richards, Julián Castro, + 280 more
DAILY Arts  August 29, 2018, by Robert Faires
"...Fall just got a little closer, readers, not in a meteorological sense but a literary one. The Texas Book Festival has released the full list of authors for its 2018 event, and you can look forward to more than 280 great guests to attend, among them Cecile Richards, Julián Castro, Susan Orlean, and Dessa...."

EAST 2018: Brenner’s Picks
Our savvy arts reprobate has a few suggestions for you, comma, citizen
DAILY Arts  November 15, 2018, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...And, because those two previous items mean that you’re probably jonesing to get your EAST on like never before … here’s a brief list of recommended stops, to help you decide among the 500-plus possibilities almost bullying this city with their powerful, creation-backed tyranny of choice...."

St. Andrew's Defends the Cowboy Way
A big donor withdraws funding over 'pornographic' book and stirs up an online storm
News Story  September 30, 2005, by Rachel Proctor May
"...'Tis a virtue to be patient, generous, tolerant, kind to animals and other living things. And, if the Web site is any indication, the list of approved virtues – in at least one wing of unofficial Episcopalianism – now also includes name-calling, threats of damnation, and foaming-at-the-mouth homophobia...."

Austin Murals - A Partial List
Arts Story  September 4, 1998
"...Producing a definitive catalog of all the murals in Austin is the kind of endeavor that can't be accomplished by one writer and one publication. Taking into account the works created off the beaten track, in the nooks and crannies of the city's many neighborhoods, and the constant creation of new works of wall art, it might just take a lifetime to find and list all of Austin's murals..."

2016’s 10 Biggest Queer Crushes
We’ve got a crush on you and all you do
DAILY Qmmunity  December 29, 2016, by Sarah Marloff
"...We know she’s no stranger to these lists, but hello Presidential Medal of Freedom. *wipes away tear*..."

UT's Radio-TV-Film Program Hits the Half-Century Mark
Department celebrates with student showcase screening
Screens Story  October 29, 2015, by Caitlin Moore
"...Fifty years ago, the University of Texas launched a Radio-Television-Film program that has grown to be one of the most recognizable, successful, and affordable college media programs in the country. With a notable alumni list that goes for miles and a yearly batch of impressive student films produced – last year Annie Silverstein's short film "Skunk" took first place in Cannes' student film competition – this department has much to celebrate...."

For He's a Jolly Good Fellow
Kirk Lynn earns a $50K fellowship from United States Artists
DAILY Arts  December 5, 2011, by Robert Faires
"...Only 50 artists a year score this prestigious fellowship, and this year Lynn joins playwrights Annie Baker and Octavio Solis, director Lee Breuer, choreographers Donald Byrd and Liz Lerman, and musician and former Austinite Sxip Shirey among that elite number receiving the honor. (Austin choreographer Deborah Hay and filmmaker Anne Lewis were 2010 Fellows.) For the full list, visit"

Page Two: Let's Get Lost
An invocation on the eve of South by Southwest
Columns  March 9, 2007, by Louis Black
"...They are where I go when I need to go away. Hunters, campers, sport fanatics, hikers, mountain climbers, swimmers, cross country skiers, bicyclists, balloonists, sailors, and pilots might find it predictably dull that, when I most want to be alone and with myself – yet also to confront life and think about it – I don't venture forth..."

America's Ethnic Music Mantle
Music Story  October 30, 1998, by Jay Hardwig
"...Along the way, traditional Czech music evolved into a distinctly Texan sound. Following the lead of Hofner and Vrazel, more and more Texas-Czech bands turned slightly honky-tonk, the country influence showing up in their setlist, songwriting, and instrumentation..."

A Guide to Austin's Musical Theatre Scene
Arts Story  August 1, 1997, by Robert Faires and Adrienne Martini
"...Does G&S' less popular shows as well as the old standbys (Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, etc). Always utilizes great vocalists, some of whom have become G&S mainstays, and in recent years has been hiring professional directors and designers, who have boosted the quality of the work..."

Turnaround Tale
Annie's List jumps out of the red and into the blue
News Story  December 8, 2006, by Amy Smith
"..."This campaign has just been an amazing experience," she said. "Other than marriage and motherhood, this has been the best thing I've ever done." Bolton attributed a large share of her win to Annie's List, a 3-year-old campaign PAC that supports Democratic women candidates in Legislative races..."

Grace Garcia Killed in Car Crash
Colleagues pay tribute to Annie's List head
DAILY News  June 3, 2014, by Brandon Watson
"...A campaign veteran, Garcia's career spanned from the State Capitol to the White House. As executive director of Annie's List, she spearheaded a year in which female candidates and reproductive rights have had unprecedented visibility...."

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