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Gay Place: We Need Emma
Emma Goldman play opens just in time
"...WE NEED HER RIGHT NOW..."

May 8, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Five Steps to a Sluttier You
Online smut shopping: a fashion emergency of the sexy kind
"...When Frederick's of Hollywood entrepreneur Frederick Mellinger opened his fantasy..."

Aug. 11, 2000 Screens Feature by Stephen MacMillan Moser

City Hall Hustle: Do You Feel Lucky, PHHS?
Council committee takes next step in reorganizing social service funding
"...The committee's actions should determine when the contracting talk returns to the entire council. But..."

May 27, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

This Is Not a Gay Column
AIDS awareness, Liberace, Scruff, and crafty prep for Queerbomb make a week in gay
"...If you need that spelled out any more clearly – or..."

May 15, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place: Anything ...
Selena's birthday week is Dreaming of You
"...Free HIV/STD Testing Know your status! Then plan accordingly and compassionately. Tuesdays, 1-4pm &..."

April 10, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Tempering Fire
Boring down into a quote from Michael King's "Firestarter" column
"...In the piece, King quotes, among others, local actor/director Rudy Ramirez...."

March 27, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Darkness Falls
"...Directed by: Jonathan Liebesman. Starring: Chaney Kley, Emma Caulfield, Joshua Anderson, Grant Piro, Andrew Bayly, Sullivan Stapleton,..."

Jan. 24, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Katherine Catmull at the Texas Teen Book Festival
Like a fairy in her YA novel The Radiant Road, Katherine Catmull keeps transforming the mundane into lovely art
"...She's always creating at least three things at once. Katherine Catmull has just returned to Austin from a West..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Two-Wheeled Texas
Bikers' best bets on the highways and byways
"...Waters posters plastered all over the walls might inspire you to forgo wimp drinks in favor of a Sterno;..."

June 13, 2008 Features Feature by Angela Armstrong

Blue Is the Warmest Color
This three-hour-long French film has been much hyped for its graphic sexual content, but it's the less explicit stuff that makes it worth a watch.
"...stumbles into just that, in a glancing encounter with Emma (Seydoux), a blue-haired art student in her 20s. It..."

Nov. 1, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Uncle Blubbafink
Keith Graves, the author of seriously ridiculous stories like Frank Was a Monster Who Wanted to Dance, is garnering Hollywood’s attention, but did he ever want it?
"...Where are the kids?..."

June 8, 2001 Books Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Double Life
Director Douglas McGrath on the other critically acclaimed Truman Capote biopic, 'Infamous'
"...the Austin-shot Infamous faces. It follows the success of another Truman Capote biopic covering much of the same period..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Screens Feature by Liz Welch Tirrell

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...Terry Gilliam; with Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Christopher Plummer, Frank Gorshin, Jon Seda. (R, 130 min.) Terry..."

Jan. 5, 1996 News Feature

Battle of the Sexes
Billie Jean King takes on Bobby Riggs
"...Directed by: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman,..."

Sept. 29, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

SXSW Preview: Lee Fields & the Expressions
‘Faithful Man’ dishes the difference between gospel and soul
"...of questions to fill out 15 minutes of conversation. Others require only two or three...."

March 12, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Riding While Female
Women athletes make their mark at X Games Austin
"...sometimes quite literally, in the case of New Zealand's Emma Gilmour, who was the first and only female driver..."

June 5, 2015 Sports Feature by Jessi Cape

One for the Girls
A tribute to Uncle John Turner.
"...John Turner died six days before his tribute show, there was a faint sense of relief. Not that he..."

Aug. 13, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Thank you Mr. Black for using some common sense when writing..."

April 21, 2006 Column

The Life and Times of Gus Garcia
City Council Member Gus Garcia retires after more than 30 years of public service
"...President Harry Truman used to say, "There is no end to the amount of good you..."

June 2, 2000 News Feature by Daryl Slusher

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...FATHER OF THE BRIDE PART IID: Charles Shyer; with Steve..."

Dec. 8, 1995 News Feature

Introducing the Dwights
Introducing the Dwights is a difficult film to watch. Ostensibly a comedy, it’s really just a collection of awkward stage performances set off by scenes of familial dysfunction.
"...Directed by: Cherie Nowlan. Starring: Brenda Blethyn, Rebecca Gibney, Khan Chittenden, Richard..."

July 20, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Much Needed Wackenhut Story..."

July 12, 2002 Column

DVDanger: Things That Go Bump
Ghosts, nightmares, and flashlights in this horror roundup
"...flowers, the lakes are up, the sun is vanquished. You'd almost think it was Halloween, and that's a good..."

May 16, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Defying Gravity
With Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Ang Lee took one of the most maligned of cinematic genres -- the kung fu film -- and created an epic many critics (this one included) are calling the year's best movie. We spoke with him about the film's grueling shoot, the refinement it makes to the martial arts genre, and more.
"...women -- the older one repressed and duty-bound, the younger one passionate and reckless -- trying to find their..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

Postmarks
Economic Cleansing
"...commentary [Vol. 18, No. 32]. I am stunned by your discussion of Austin land use policy. You confess that..."

April 16, 1999 Column

Holiday Viewing: Remember the Night
The key to a merry Christmas is a shoplifter in the house
"...Does going home for the holidays have you fretful? Are you fearing the same old, same old..."

Dec. 18, 2017 Screens Post by Robert Faires

Page Two: Dancing at the Revolution With the Radio On!
Louis Black recalls the joys of driving around and falling in love with pop songs
"...can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution," insisted Emma Goldman, the great anarchist and political..."

June 16, 2017 Column by Louis Black

DVDanger: The Club
Home release roundup time
"...There’s a famous and brilliantly subversive British-Irish comedy called Father..."

May 21, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Aye, No!
This Teatro Vivo show finds its comedy in the contradictions within us and the way we relate to our families
"...Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River www.teatrovivo.org..."

Nov. 21, 2014 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Gossip Girl
Anne Helen Petersen takes her readers beyond the blind item
"...and the rich, famous, and powerful; according to Winchell's biographer, Neal Gabler, celebrity gossip is about the empowerment of..."

Oct. 15, 2010 Screens Feature by Melanie Haupt

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