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Geisha and Other Books of 1997
Dusting off the Bookshelf
"...Film rights for Arthur Golden's first novel, Memoirs of..."

Jan. 16, 1998 Books Feature

10 Must-Visit Independent Austin Bookstores
For those still enamored by the written word
"...what the people there are reading. What kind of books are they surrounding themselves with? Where do they go..."

June 29, 2019 Arts Post by Sam Russek

Not All of Me Will Die:
Remembering Joe Watson
In remembrance of The Brick Row Book Shop's Joe Watson
"...with much smarter people walking along its much shadier streets. The weather even seemed cooler and wetter when I..."

Oct. 23, 2010 Books Post by Sidney Brammer

Postscripts
Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Edna Buchanan's latest detective novel, and upcoming events.
"...Edna Buchanan, the Pulitzer Prize-winning crime reporter whose 12th detective novel, You Only Die Twice (Morrow, $24), has..."

March 30, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

News/Print
Authors are not authors in prison; Jessa Crispin should go to prison; Denis Johnson is ACES.
"...orders us not to name our inmate in our books. That form must then be notarized. ... Obviously, if..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Books Column by Shawn Badgley

Postscripts
Upcoming literary events in Austin.
"...Inside Books Project..."

Jan. 26, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Postscripts
Kip Stratton didn't attend either of the universities he's going to cover in a nonfiction book coming out next fall from Crown, a division of Random House, so don't blame him on those grounds if you discern some partiality in it.
"...Resistencia Bookstore invites the public to "Back to S'kool Basix," a..."

Aug. 31, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Postscripts
How to celebrate Bloomsday and other upcoming literary events in Austin.
"...Inside Books Project..."

June 15, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Postscripts
Upcoming literary events in Austin.
"...Inside Books Project..."

May 25, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

The Ruta Java
Where to Go for a Cup of Joe
"...a four-month stay in Austria's capital, I pored through guidebooks proclaiming Vienna's heartbeat could be found inside its multitude..."

March 14, 1997 Food Feature by Rebecca Chastenet dé Gery

Dancing with Dawson
"...Diaries, Dawson's fourth novel, out this month from Algonquin Books...."

Jan. 15, 1999 Books Feature by Clay Smith

News/Print
Don't forget to take your bilberry extract.
"...of Immigration (New Press, $27.95), will be at Resistencia Bookstore on Friday, April 4, at 6:30pm. Both the book..."

April 4, 2003 Books Column by Shawn Badgley

New in Print
Local author and poet Dave Oliphant translates Chilean anti-poet Nicanor Parra
"...sees headed toward catastrophe, and for the writers and books he has loved best. Accepting the prestigious Juan Rulfo..."

March 6, 2009 Books Review by Michael Agresta

2008 Austin International Poetry Festival Preview
"...board member Barbara Youngblood Carr hosts.1-3pm: Austin Poetry Pioneers (12th Street Books, 827 W. 12th)..."

April 4, 2008 Books Feature by Kimberley Jones

Food-o-File
Scholarships, the Saveur Texas Hill Country Wine and Food Festival, tequila tastings at Santa Rita, and more
"...edible." Prizes will be provided by such sponsors as 12th Street Books, BookPeople, Half Price Books, Waterloo Records, Wheatsville,..."

April 1, 2005 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Chapter 2: Biweekly and Proud
September 1982-August 1988
"...long, dark, filthy corridor that led to our 16th Street office space -- of course, that was after the..."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

The ARA Myth
Empty Promises on the Eastside
"...quasi-public entity created to reinvent the derelict 11th and 12th Street corridor. Officially, the project's target area encompasses 12th..."

June 20, 1997 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

City Hall Hustle: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
City politics and the people way over there
"...100-unit complex as a whole, located at 1401 E. 12th and 1157 Salina)...."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Female Trouble
With mounting debt and rising rent, BookWoman faces closure, again
"...stranger" left an envelope at BookWoman. Susan Post, the bookstore's proprietor, didn't see the man and pushed the envelope..."

Nov. 30, 2007 Books Feature by Joe O'Connell

Protect and Preserve
How can we keep Austin's cultural heritage authentic?
"...and rumors flew. Two beloved clubs on Red River Street – Cheer Up Charlies and Mohawk – were in..."

July 24, 2015 News Feature by Cindy Widner

Chapter 4: The Nineties!
March 1991 -- December 2000
"...the first time, the Fire Department took to the streets closing down clubs, leaving people waiting in long lines...."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature

I'm Sorry, Yogi
"...barn that the poster artist lived in down on 12th Street. At the time, in the fall of '93,..."

Sept. 12, 1997 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Testosterone Rules
Third Place, the 12th annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
"...Meeting R. in the coffee shop. She's already there, books spread out in front of her, concentrating. The shock..."

Feb. 13, 2004 Books Feature by Ameni Rozsa

Page Two
"...still in the bottom half of a house on 12th Street, where Joe Nick Patoski and Roland Swenson shared..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Column by Louis Black

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, Feb. 3-10
"...12TH STREET EAST END BLACK HERITAGE FEST­IVAL 10am-4pm. 1800 Pennsylvania..."

Feb. 4, 2011 News Feature

Specialty Bookstores
Miles of Aisles or One-on-One?
"...The nice thing about large general bookstores, in addition to comfy chairs and other amenities, is..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Books Feature by Barbara Strickland

Res Publica
"...and Sidney Brammer. 5pm. Mainstage Theatre, Austin Community College, 12th & Rio Grande...."

April 3, 2009 News Feature

The Miller's Tale
Swinging across the century with Ernie Mae Miller, 'a little blues, a little bawdy'
"...just a little shotgun house over there by 11th Street and San Marcos. They called it Robertson Hill then...."

July 6, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

311 Story in Error
"...[Ed Reply: The aforementioned statement from "Welcome to Sixth Street... Where Live Music is Dead" (Vol. 16, No. 6)..."

Oct. 25, 1996 Column

Movers & Shakers
A guide to Austin dance
"...led this professional classical ballet company – the nation's 12th largest – to repeat gigs at the Kennedy Center..."

Dec. 4, 2015 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

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