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The continuing roll call for Texas Writers Month.
"...Spur Award winner and Texas Writers Month poster figure Elmer Kelton will sign copies of his new book Badger..."

May 4, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Point Austin: It's Rainin' Down in Texas
Marking Texas time and history by rising floodwaters
"...more rain threatened). It put me in mind of Elmer Kelton's elegiac 1973 novel, The Time It Never Rained,..."

May 29, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Fall is officially here once the press releases grow to an unmanageable heap on Clay Smith's desk. This week, upcoming literary events are listed, including Nathan Englander, John Phillip Santos, Elmer Kelton, and Dan Savage.
"...11, at 4pm... More Texas Rangers at BookPeople when Elmer Kelton signs his latest, The Buckskin Line, on Thursday,..."

Sept. 10, 1999 Books Column by Clay Smith

Day Trips
Pratt's Book Store has a great selection you might not expect from a small-town bookstore
"...nonprofit organizations, she has assembled events with several authors. Elmer Kelton's publisher told the Pratts that a booksigning held..."

May 28, 2004 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

2003 Texas Book Festival Preview
"...House Chamber Bookend Award Ceremony Honoring Shelby Hearon & Elmer Kelton..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Books Feature

Jesse Sublett's insider guide to Bouchercon.
"...Crider (A Knife in the Back), and special guest Elmer Kelton (Ranger's Trail). Fan Ghost of Honor, the late..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Books Feature by Jesse Sublett

BookPeople is making it easier than ever to contribute to local nonprofits and other independent businesses on its Web site.
"...Cunningham to Austin, hopes to reschedule his visit soon... Elmer Kelton, who was recently chosen as the posterfigure for..."

Feb. 2, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Upcoming literary events in Austin.
" read from her new novel Ella in Bloom... Elmer Kelton will be at BookPeople on Thursday, Feb. 1,..."

Jan. 26, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Details on how to enter the Ninth Annual Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest and more Texas Writers Month events.
"...(44010 Hwy. 183) at 7:30pm with writers Elizabeth Crook, Elmer Kelton, and David Marion Wilkinson...."

May 19, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

Local bestsellers for '99.
"...Land, and Legacy by Kathleen Jo Ryan, foreword by Elmer Kelton; 5. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt; 6. Texas..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

Local Bestsellers
This week's list of bestsellers is from Congress Avenue Booksellers, 716 Congress.
"...Texas Cattle Barons: Their Families, Land & Legacy by Elmer Kelton and Kathleen Jo Ryan..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Books Column

Texas Writers Month Events
"...Boys, directed by Tommy Lee Jones and written by Elmer Kelton. Donations for the Texas Writers Month fund will..."

April 24, 1998 Books Feature

Horton Foote remembered; Stacey Swann's swan song; and Elmer Kelton rides into the sunset
"...Finally, beloved Texas novelist Elmer Kelton passed away on Aug. 26. Kelton, a widely..."

Aug. 26, 2009 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

"...Elmer Kelton was going to sign his new Hewey Calloway..."

July 31, 1998 Books Column by Clay Smith

Becoming Drought Tolerant
Central Texas looks for ways to balance population growth with future water supplies
"...drought of record, The Time It Never Rained, author Elmer Kelton recalled, "Ranchers watched waterholes recede to brown puddles..."

Aug. 29, 2014 News Feature by Lizzie Jespersen

Everything is illuminated extremely loud and incredibly close
"...April 8-9 near Stonewall and will feature readings from Elmer Kelton, Scott Zesch, and Mary Gordon Spence; Western swing..."

April 1, 2005 Books Column by Shawn Badgley

2002 Texas Book Festival Schedule
"...1-2:15pm Senate ChamberLegends of Western WritingDon Coldsmith, Max Evans, Elmer Kelton, Moderator: Mike Blakely..."

Nov. 15, 2002 Books Feature

2001 Texas Book Festival Schedule
"...11:15am to Noon Senate ChamberReading: Elmer Kelton11:15am to Noon Room E1.010, Level E1 of the..."

Nov. 16, 2001 Books Feature

The eighth annual Texas Writers Month begins in a few days.
" lots of living writers in attendance (Liz Carpenter, Elmer Kelton, etc.), a few dead ones will be there,..."

April 27, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

Texas Book Festival Schedule
"...12:30-1:45pm Rancho Deluxe: Life on Elmer Kelton, Louise O'Connor, the Spreads of Texas Kathleen Jo..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Books Feature

How Texas playwright Horton Foote is being honored during this weekend's Texas Book Festival; details on the O.Henry Museum's designation as a National Literary Landmark; and this month's Poetry on the Plaza at UT's Humanities Research Center.
"...beginning at noon with Texas First Lady Laura Bush. Elmer Kelton will read from a recently reprinted edition of..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Books Column by Clay Smith

"...expect sex columnist Dan Savage on the 13th, 7pm; Elmer Kelton on the 16th, 7pm; George Rodrigue (Blue Dog..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Books Column by Clay Smith

Texas Books
"...some of the "non-Texans" who will be in attendance. Elmer Kelton, whose new Western The Buckskin Line should be..."

July 30, 1999 Books Column by Clay Smith

Texas Writers Month Events
"...Wednesday, May 26 7pm Elmer Kelton at Book People. 472-5050...."

May 14, 1999 Books Feature

Oil's Well That Ends Well
"...Katherine Anne Porter, George Sessions Perry, Billy Lee Brammer, Elmer Kelton, Cormac McCarthy, and especially Larry McMurtry. The organization..."

May 7, 1999 Books Feature

Making Lists
"...only commercially viable Texas fiction writers are the beloved Elmer Kelton and the bestselling Larry McMurtry and Cormac McCarthy,..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Books Feature by Dick Holland

The 50+ Books
"...The Time It Never Rained, Elmer Kelton..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Books Feature

1998 Texas Book Festival Schedule
"...Westerns Ho! The Frontier in Fiction Moderator: Mike Cox; Elmer Kelton, Preston Lewis..."

Nov. 13, 1998 Books Feature

Short Cuts
"...discussion. The panelists include prominent Texas writers Steve Harrigan, Elmer Kelton, Joe Lansdale, Tim McCanlies, Larry Wright, and Kim..."

May 8, 1998 Screens Column by Marjorie Baumgarten

1997 Texas Book Festival Program
"...Hoggard, Arturo Longoria 12:15pm Reading: Kate Lehrer 12:45pm Reading: Elmer Kelton 12:45pm Going Native: Life Among Other Peoples Moderator:..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Books Feature

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