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Jackie
A portrait of the First Lady in the aftermath of JFK's assassination
"...and unsettling, and Portman’s performance as the widowed first lady is a tour de force of conflicting emotions brought..."

Dec. 23, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Steel Magnolia
"...Lady Bird Johnson hasalways recalled that her black nurse Alice..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Books Feature by Clay Smith

After a Fashion
The outlook sure looks rosier when the dress sizes start to drop
"...TAILGATIN' FOR LADY BIRD Every time we've seen Lady Bird Johnson in..."

July 20, 2007 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Waller Creek Comes to Life
Conservancy seeks radical makeover east of Downtown
"...park will be built, running from Waterloo Park to Lady Bird Lake. For more than a year, the landscape..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Beside the Point
Duckmobile politics
"...allowed the Duckmobile to launch instead into friendly feathered Lady Bird Lake waters from a single location, three times..."

Feb. 1, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

It All Began So Beautifully ...
LBJ Library and Museum houses Austin's key connection to Kennedy's assassination
"...of solemn, dog­-faced Johnson being sworn in with wife Lady Bird and grieving First Widow Jackie Kennedy at his..."

Nov. 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

Going With the Flow
The next life of Waller Creek
"...During a late summer visit, the sounds of chirping birds and buzzing insects commingle with blaring radios, sound checks,..."

Jan. 11, 2013 News Feature by Ari Phillips

The Carol You Don't Know
There's much more to Ms. Channing than Dolly and Lorelei
"...Channing endeared herself to Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson when the title song from Hello, Dolly!..."

July 22, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Postscripts
Upcoming events in Austin's literary life.
"...9am, when KUT will air a new radio documentary, Lady Bird Johnson: Legacy of a First Lady. Producer Joe..."

Jan. 19, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

The Chronicle Critics on Oscars' Best Picture Nominees
Revisit the nominees and get prepared for the pomp this weekend
"...it is a gift. – Kimberley Jones Full review Lady Bird..."

March 2, 2018 Chron Events Post by Josh Kupecki

Mike Martinez: 'Leadership of Austin's Tomorrow'
"...Highland route) vs. Lamar/Guadalupe, or bridge vs. tunnel (over Lady Bird Lake)?..."

May 30, 2014 News Feature

Can Project Connect Connect?
Advisory group receives preferred corridor recommendation
"...Riverside/Grove on the south, features a new bridge over Lady Bird Lake, and possibly a tunnel at Hancock. Total..."

May 9, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

After a Fashion
There should probably be some sort of 'A Lady Bird in the hand is worth two Laura Bushes' joke in here somewhere ...
"...everyone has." Yeah, Laura! She spoke at last Friday's Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Gala, and the subjects were..."

May 20, 2011 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Stephen hails a 'couple' of designers and gets down with the Johnson clan
"...outdoor pavilion on the dreamiest of nights at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. It was the center's annual..."

May 14, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

After a Fashion
Stephen goes west, sees some big rocks, and only adds to the splendor of the Marfa lights…
"...OUR LADY OF THE FLOWERS Nowhere are Lady Bird Johnson's wildflower..."

April 23, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Outdoors & Recreation
"...Best Place for an Old Lady to Learn to Ride an Old HorsieBear Creek Stables..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Politics Gift Guide, Part II
For the pot smokers, pacifists, and stamp collectors in your life
"...Lady Bird Johnson Centennial Stamp$2.70 for five, www.usps.com..."

Dec. 7, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Power of Art in Austin’s Overlooked Objects
Defining the city's personality from the moonlight towers to the railroad bridge
"...enjoy what we have: a flock of interspersed, graceful, birdlike bodies moving up. The cranes are, like the animals..."

Aug. 5, 2016 Arts Feature by Sam Anderson-Ramos

Critic's Picks
Outdoors & Recreation
"...on the East lawn, watching the bats circling lovely lady liberty on a full moon evening, then you don't..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

Your Guide to Austin Museum Day
Discover Austin-area museums Sunday, Sept. 22, for free!
"...be found inside of the Central Library on the Ladybird Lake waterfront...."

Sept. 18, 2019 Chron Events Post

Good Boys
Tweens up to no good? Yeah, it's a Rogen/Hill joint
"...number of stellar entries in the past few years (Lady Bird, Eighth Grade, Call Me by Your Name). And..."

Aug. 16, 2019 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Booksmart
The kids are better than alright in Olivia Wilde's raucous, resonant comedy
"...and there’s neat symmetry there, too; star Beanie Feldstein (Lady Bird) is Jonah Hill’s younger sister. But Booksmart backseats..."

May 24, 2019 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Slut in a Good Way
Charming sex-positive teen comedy is good old shameless fun
"...days. Call Me by Your Name, Eighth Grade, and Lady Bird have graced the screen in the last couple..."

March 29, 2019 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Measure of a Man
Even Donald Sutherland reciting fortune cookie wisdom doesn't save this YA snore.
"...more incisive evidence is my time with coming-of-age films. Lady Bird may have melted my heart and breathed some..."

May 11, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Free Events for the Cash-Strapped at SXSW
Festival films, music, and more, on the cheap
"...Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake Thursday-Saturday, March 15-17, 5pm Lady Bird Lake,..."

March 3, 2018 SXSW Post by Mae Hamilton

Marjorie Baumgarten’s Top 10 Films of 2017
"...pained reality, and experiential insight of first love. 3) Lady Bird..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Josh Kupecki’s Top 10 Films of 2017
"...year. Melanie Lynskey's Ruth is my spirit animal. 2) Lady Bird..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

Call Me by Your Name
Tenderness comes in many tongues in this coming-of-age romance
"...with feeling he is. Chalamet – who co-starred in Lady Bird, another coming-of-age picture that would make a toothsome..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Checking Out Austin's New Central Library
Yes, the city’s “Library of the Future” still has books, but this 21st century facility is about so much more
"...The only entrance requirement is interest." This quote from Lady Bird Johnson is carved on a metal shade outside..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Downtown Puzzle: Waller Creek’s Chain of Parks
What’s happened already with the ambitious park and trail project, and what might happen next
"...park and trail project stretches from 15th Street to Lady Bird Lake and is managed by the nonprofit Waller..."

Sept. 22, 2017 News Feature by Robyn Ross

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