Search

21 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Nowhere Near His Final Frontier
At 74, 'Starlog' and 'Fangoria' co-founder Kerry O'Quinn is just getting started
"...prove that there was an audience. They were just invisible because they'd never been tapped. Finally they agreed to..."

Nov. 2, 2012 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Ballad of Little Jo
"...Western offers a little seen perspective on the American frontier. Inspired by the life of a real woman, The..."

Nov. 5, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Speed Levitch’s “Birth of the New Ghetto”
NYC’s favorite tour guide brings Zionist O.G. to FronteraFest 2019
"...former editor at Jinx magazine, and co-author of that Invisible Frontier book about urban exploration. “Most of that time,..."

Jan. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

That Thinking Feeling
L.B. Deyo and Buzz Moran's Dionysium puts the fun back in cogitation
"...and garnered praise in The New York Times for Invisible Frontier – his book about urban exploration – he..."

Aug. 27, 2004 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

A Joycean Riff of Race
Juneteenth
"...Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man is probably the most important and influential American..."

June 18, 1999 Books Feature by Mark Busby

Sundance Announces Shorts Program
Texans get the nod
"...My Invisible Friend / Spain (Director and screenwriter: Pablo Larcuen) --..."

Dec. 8, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Gay Place Guide to a Kweer SX
LGBTQIA SXSW and why queering SXSW is a big f-ing deal
"...her site’s panel, Queer Style: Visual Activism & Fashion’s Frontier, to be quite political. “Queer style has its own..."

March 9, 2016 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

SXSW Film Releases Full Feature Lineup
Slate includes everyone from Wes Anderson to the Zellners
"...Austin residents and alumni in competition doc The Great Invisible, Narrative Spotlight Thank You a Lot, Documentary Spotlight Above..."

Jan. 30, 2014 Screens Post by Monica Riese

DVDanger: The Poughkeepsie Tapes
Missing found-footage finally escapes, plus Bautista in Bushwick
"...a bizarrely brief 2014 VOD release, it has been invisible for a decade. Yet now Scream! Factory has given..."

Nov. 14, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW 2012 Film Lineup Announced
'21 Jump Street' selected as Centerpiece Film
"...the first film to ever bring to light this invisible sub-culture in a comprehensive and well-informed format. (World Premiere)..."

Feb. 1, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Visible Man
TBF capsule reviews: 'The Visible Man'
"...novel, cultural sponge Klosterman switches to sci-fi, that bold frontier everyone seems to be indulging now. The premise: Austin..."

Oct. 21, 2011 Books Feature by Audra Schroeder

Victory for Bright Lights Social Hour!
ACL Fest Sound & Jury winners get their moment in the spotlight
"...business-minded young people in this town have seen the frontier that is the new Austin music scene, and are..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Music Post by Aaron Miller

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
The Zachary Scott Theatre Center revival of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a real horror show, making the clash of Edward Albee's middle-aged marrieds George and Martha both titanic and terrifying.
"...Universal fright film: transform them into monstrosities. It's the Invisible Man versus the Werewolf, and Zach's production, directed with..."

Oct. 17, 2003 Arts Review by Robert Faires

TV Eye
While viewers are asleep at the remote, the FCC is pondering some dangerous deregulation.
"...of a number of ideas. This fact is made invisible when TV is regarded as the "boob tube" or..."

Nov. 8, 2002 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Destiny's Child
Tom Doyal reviews Sam Houston, Austin author James Haley's new biography on the Texas legend, and finds that the biographer's "hard work is almost invisible to the reader; he makes this complex life accessible, even understandable, in light of the times in which Houston lived."
"...all but evaporate. Here was a gifted and handsome frontier youth that had determined to live a heroic life..."

June 14, 2002 Books Feature by Tom Doyal

Paula Kamen's New 'Strain' of Female
"...for one," she points out. "Texas is on the frontier and it's huge and I think this makes women..."

March 22, 2002 Books Feature by Laura Donnelly

Texas Tales
For those of you who are still pondering the eternal question that seems to arise wherever beer and English majors appear together in the Lone Star State, the answer is: Texas does indeed have a separate and distinctive literature, Tom Doyal writes. If you have been arguing the other side of this proposition, the writers and publishers of Texas have issued you a sharp rebuke in their new spring releases.
"...1903, the Beaumont boom was already waning and the frontier excitement had moved on to Sour Lake in the..."

May 25, 2001 Books Feature by Tom Doyal

Things That Go Bump
Young writer Eli Kooris spends the night in a haunted photography shop to see what he can scare up.
"...than a blip on the map of the Western frontier...."

Oct. 29, 1999 Features Feature by Eli Kooris

Fall Film Previews
September
"...real-life director James Whale (Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, The Invisible Man). Fraser plays a young drifter who becomes the..."

Sept. 11, 1998 Screens Feature

Recommended
"...Just before dawn, when the stars are invisible and the sky is light, there's a moment when..."

May 30, 1997 Music Feature

The Scene Is Gone But Not Forgotten
The Evolution of Austin's White Blues
"...record deal, and in recent years has been almost invisible in a scene she once ruled, though she's undisputably..."

Aug. 9, 1996 Music Feature

NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle