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"...Emmer & Rye Butter up, Lonesome Dove and Searsucker get happy, Juliet flies to the..."

Dec. 3, 2015 Food Post by Brandon Watson

The Ballad of Townes & Blaze
The twisted but not-so-tall tale of Van Zandt and Foley, Lonesome Dove meets Barfly
"...Lonesome Dove meets Barfly, the ultimate country music buddy movie...."

Aug. 17, 2018 Features Feature by Sybil Rosen

A Book of Photographs From Lonesome Dove
Reproduced in sepia tones, the photographs are not movie stills in any traditional sense; their composition is more artful and idiosyncratic than documentary
"...A Book of Photographs From Lonesome Doveby Bill Wittliff University of Texas Press, 164 pp.,..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Screens Review by Cindy Widner

In Memoriam: Bill Wittliff
Legendary writer/photographer/collector/benefactor dead at 79
"...screenplays, especially his epic adaptation of Larry McMurtry's epic Lonesome Dove. In that, he did as fine a job..."

June 12, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Texas Treasures
Moody Anderson and His Western Warehouse
" to the left, sitting in the field, looking lonesome and sorely in need of a new coat of..."

Nov. 3, 2000 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Day Trips & Beyond: January Events Roundup
Start 2018 with some Texas travel
" Bill Wittliff taken during the filming of the Lonesome Dove miniseries. Based on Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel..."

Jan. 5, 2018 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Snakes on a Plate
Reconsidering the reptile
"...In Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove, Gus McCrae's camp cook serves up a memorable..."

July 10, 2015 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Austin Eats Is Now Bigger and Better Than Ever!
If these choices aren't enough for you, we don't know what is
"...baked potatoes topped with okra Creole. Tim Love's Love Shack/Lonesome Dove Western Bistro..."

Oct. 8, 2010 Music Feature by Claudia Alarcón

TV Eye
Trio's Epic TV: The Top Ten Miniseries of All Time recalls a time before TiVo.
"...Time." Mentioned are many of the usual suspects: Roots, Lonesome Dove, Holocaust, From the Earth to the Moon, and..."

Nov. 21, 2003 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Short Cuts
To auteur or not to auteur, a fabulous gay movie awards ceremony, kraut-rock!, and now boarding for Lonesome Dove.
" $5. Call 471-6497 for more info… "Travel to Lonesome Dove is now available via Austin-Bergstrom International Airport" reads..."

June 29, 2001 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

35 of the City's Best Food Vendors Are Ready to Take Your Order at ACL Music Festival
"...Lonesome Dove Western Bistro Maybe it's "kickass nachos," maybe it's..."

Oct. 4, 2019 Food Feature

Texas Toast
Drinking up the Austin Food and Wine Festival
"...C3 Presents and acclaimed Texan restaurateurs Tim Love (the Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, Love Shack, White Elephant Saloon, Queenie's..."

April 24, 2015 Food Feature by Veronica Meewes

Telling Stories
Bill Wittliff seeks the "yes" in his debut novel, The Devil's Backbone
"...photograph of Robert Duvall on the set of the Lonesome Dove TV miniseries that Wittliff penned along with the..."

Dec. 5, 2014 Arts Feature by Joe O'Connell

Buns, Hon
ACL doubles down on comfort food
" rabbit & rattlesnake sausage out of a mini Lonesome Dove Western Bistro...."

Oct. 3, 2014 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

Austin's food scene expands ... and contracts
"...Worth celebrity chef Tim Love will bring his meat-centric Lonesome Dove Western Bistro concept to the space. In anticipation..."

Aug. 22, 2014 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Letters at 3AM: If We Make It Through December
Everywhere I looked for a merry Christmas, I found contradictions too disturbing to ignore and paradoxes too entrenched to resolve
"...Sermon on the Mount. Aloud. Then I switched on Lonesome Dove, relishing its first lines:..."

Dec. 13, 2013 Column by Michael Ventura

Where Does Art Fit Into The Goodnight?
It's a matter of what can be done with available space
"...The same trail that Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove was based on, yes...."

June 3, 2013 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Son
Imagine an aerial view of Texas, in which hidden elements of a huge, breathtaking landscape are suddenly made clear
"...With a back cover trumpeting its similarities to Lonesome Dove, you could be forgiven for thinking that The..."

May 17, 2013 Books Feature by Jaime deBlanc-Knowles

TV Eye
It's ba-ack: The season debut of The Wire marks the return of appointment television
"...of the six-hour miniseries, the prequel to the Emmy-winning Lonesome Dove miniseries based on Larry McMurtry's bestselling novel. Steve..."

Jan. 11, 2008 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Keepin' 'Em on the Farm
Barry Tubb's 'Grand Champion'
"...and in several Hollywood films (among them Top Gun, Lonesome Dove, and the TV shows Bay City Blues and..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Art of the Business of Art
Gallery owners David Berman, Wally Workman, and Steve Clark talk about their lives promoting artists and selling art
"...he asked me if I wanted to sell his Lonesome Dove stills." The photographs, which Wittliff shot while the..."

July 30, 2004 Arts Feature by Sam Martin

Once Upon a Time in Austin
The films, the filmmakers, the crews, the making of a scene
"...(1982); Country (1984); Red Headed Stranger (also director, 1986); Lonesome Dove (TV, 1989); Legends of the Fall (1994); The..."

March 12, 2004 Screens Feature by Louis Black

Boone's Lick: A Novel
"...While there are echoes of McMurtry's masterpiece, Lonesome Dove (1985), this new novel is more reminiscent of..."

Dec. 29, 2000 Books Review by Mark Busby

A League of Their Own
"...Red Headed Stranger, Raggedy Man, and the monumental miniseries Lonesome Dove -- were written by Bill Wittliff. It's hard..."

March 12, 1999 Screens Feature by Jesse Sublett

Making Lists
"...composing Lolita, the legend of Larry has him writing Lonesome Dove in motel rooms as he drove from Washington,..."

Jan. 1, 1999 Books Feature by Dick Holland

Toast to an Artspace About Art
Pro-Jex's Tunnel of Art on Fifth Street Was More Than a Gallery, Much More
"...Pro-Jex's best-known framing job was a set piece for Lonesome Dove, a picture of Gus and Call as young..."

April 3, 1998 Arts Feature by John Spong

The Voice of the Writer
Readings From the Texas Book Festival
"...he cribbed the name for his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Lonesome Dove from the side of a church bus. North..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Books Feature

Wittliffs at Work
"...and, for TV, Ned Blessing and the hit miniseries, Lonesome Dove...."

Oct. 25, 1996 Arts Feature

The Cowboy Way
"...more from Austin screenwriter and executive producer Bill Wittliff (Lonesome Dove, Raggedy Man). With its uneven tone switching between..."

June 10, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Free Willy
"...great notice of late for his direction of TV's Lonesome Dove) has a nice feel for locating human beings..."

July 16, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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