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Conceiving Ada
"...creativity. This revolution is at the heart of Conceiving Ada, an intellectually dense, occasionally bewildering meditation on Victorian proto-feminist..."

June 11, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

No, Really, Ada Calhoun – What’s It Like Being Married?
The New York journo tells all and, holy matrimony, her words are wise
"...Who the hell is Ada Calhoun and what does her marriage have to do..."

May 17, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Cop Terminated After Filing for ADA Accommodation
Amy Lynch wanted to come to work one hour later to help with a sleep disorder
" resolve the situation as is required under the ADA. Among the questions still open are whether APD "took..."

Sept. 14, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Local Businesses' ADA Compliance Questioned
Texas Civil Rights Project launches barrage of lawsuits against businesses it alleges are failing to comply with ADA statutes requiring equal access for persons with disabilities
"...businesses named in the suit fail to comply with ADA statutes that require equal access for persons with disabilities,..."

Aug. 3, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

ADA Anniversary
"...disabilities. 24 years ago, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law, eliminating discrimination in employment, transportation,..."

July 22, 2014 Postmarks

Lawsuits Filed Against City, Cap 10K for ADA Violations
Parking spaces and annual race inaccessible to people in wheelchairs
"...places and activities inaccessible to the disabled community. The ADA is designed to allow Americans with disabilities to "participate..."

Aug. 3, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Defending the ADA - and Winning
"...comparable amenities to disabled viewers- one requirement of the ADA. The case, which was scheduled for trial on August..."

Sept. 11, 1998 News Feature

Cold Mountain
Swoony kisses and true grit mark this Civil War epic from the director of The English Patient.
"...kisses are. It involves a refined Southern woman named Ada (Kidman), newly arrived in the North Carolina town of..."

Dec. 26, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Naked City
AG Greg Abbott -- of all people -- says Texas isn't liable under the federal law.
"...only private entities can be held responsible under the ADA, because it is unconstitutional for the federal government to..."

Dec. 26, 2003 News Feature by Michael King

Cold Comfort Farm
"...of baths. Most notable is Cold Comfort's reclusive matriarch, Ada Doom (Burrell), whose presence opens the film and introduces..."

June 14, 1996 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Middle East
Photos by Ada Calhoun
"...Doorway in CairoIn Summer 1999, Ada Calhoun traveled as a nanny to a family taking..."

Nov. 17, 2000 News Feature

Looking Over His Shoulder
‘Alex Katz: Small Paintings’ brings you unexpectedly close to the artist
"...One such ongoing series transformed Ada, Katz's wife and frequent subject, into an American icon...."

March 28, 2003 Arts Feature by Madeline Irvine

Can't Get There From Here
While suburban rail spends and stumbles, Cap Metro's transit-dependent riders wait at the end of the line
" travel quickly," says Jennifer McPhail, an organizer with ADAPT of Texas, an activist group dedicated to removing obstacles..."

Jan. 22, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

SXSW Film Conference and Festival '98 Further Reflections
"...Boston setting of All the Rage, which Roland Tec adapted and directed from his stage play, A Better Boy...."

March 27, 1998 Screens Feature

Real Estate and Perfect Mates
The Year in Austin Culture
"...Ada Calhoun: That whole critics-as-artists debate from last summer provoked..."

Jan. 5, 2001 Arts Feature

The New Electric Ballroom
At the Vortex, the siblings of Enda Walsh's play can't move past a night from 50 years ago
" turns out – of sisters Breda, Clara, and Ada. Breda and Clara, the eldest by a couple of..."

June 5, 2015 Arts Review by Elissa Russell

Benefits of Frankenfoods
"...builds irrigation, water purification systems, and houses. Rather than adapting to his environment, man survives by adapting the environment..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Column

Texans With Disabilities Physically Barred From Policymakers
The inaccessibility at the Capitol is emblematic of the city at large
"...George H.W. Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA), a broad civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against..."

July 28, 2017 News Feature by Taylor Jackson Buchanan

Tone Deaf
Deaf Austinites say police can't seem to listen to reason
"...provide effective communication pursuant to Title II of the [ADA]," Faye Kuo, an attorney who has handled numerous ADA-related..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City
Enable the Disabled -- or Else
"...Texas Supreme Court (its second time sued under the ADA) and Baylor Law School. Citations include failure to provide..."

Aug. 2, 2002 News Feature by Dominic Luxford

Fast Forward Austin Does Compute
New-music champions science the shit out of its upcoming concert with The Difference Engine
"...When I first saw Ellen Bartel, Mari Akita, and Adam Sultan perform at a different event, I thought to..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

APD's Sleep Disorder
The APD praised a longtime officer – until she claimed a disability
"...fairly and equitably handled her request made under the ADA – but also about the conduct of some employees..."

Aug. 24, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

More From the Joneses
More music scene oral history from the Joneses
"...a first-time science fair winner, "is Dr. Hepcat's piano, Lavada Durst."..."

June 18, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Yoga and Starbucks. Karaoke and republicans. Squirrel rifles and Al Gore. Together for the first time in this week's letters to the editor!
"...I enjoyed Ada Calhoun's piece on the stage production "Lipstick Traces" ["Everything..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Column

I never thought the letters in "Postmarks Forum" were real until this happened to me ...
"..."Postmarks Forum" were real until this happened to me: Ada Calhoun's article, "Everyone's a Critic" [July 28] raises intriguing..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Column

The Piano
"...Hunter, Harvey Keitel, Sam Neill and Anna Paquin. If Madame Bovary were ever to find a Room of her..."

Nov. 19, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Film Festival Witnesses The Obituary of Tunde Johnson
Time travel thriller will be opening night film
"...soon-to-be-inaugurated futuristic tower looms over a suburb of Dakar. Ada, 17, is in love with Souleiman, a young construction..."

Oct. 17, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Get Your Culinary Week in Shape With Austin's Meal Prep Club
Club Home Made's veggie-sitters club
"...Ada Broussard and Becky Hume created Club Home Made because..."

July 19, 2019 Food Feature by Emily Beyda

ZAP on CodeNEXT Parking
Remember the Americans With Disabilities Act
"...3, after CodeNEXT consultant John Miki reassured commissioners that ADA-compliant parking spaces would still be required by the proposed..."

April 20, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Fantastic Fest Review: Cold Hell
Austrian thriller features kickass heroine
"...faithless wife of Özge's boss and the mother of Ada, a toddler. The bickering between Ranya and her husband..."

Sept. 25, 2017 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

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