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O.Henry Pun-Off Results
"...Top-ranking contestants in the 25th Annual O.Henry Pun-Off World Championships,..."

June 7, 2002 Books Feature

Puns of Steel
There's a science to interpreting puns; just ask audience members at the 23rd Annual O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships.
"...Last Sunday in downtown Austin, a woman in a bright pink floor-length gown..."

May 12, 2000 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Wordsmith Smackdown
A new documentary about the funny, punny world of Austin's annual O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships.
"...The moment when Pun-Smoke: The Search for the Worst shifts from..."

May 2, 2003 Screens Feature by Shawn Badgley

The 24th Annual O.Henry Pun-Off World Championships and other upcoming literary events.
"...O.Henry Pun-Off..."

May 18, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

All Over Creation: A Brief History of Laugh Riots in Austin
As April overflows with comedy festivals, an overview of Austin's celebrations of funny
"...Pardon me while I plant a coconut-cream pie in T.S...."

April 13, 2012 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Where They're Coming From
Connecting the Dots of Texas Writers Month 2002
"...There's more to the month than the poster...."

June 7, 2002 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Texas Writers Month

April 30, 1999 Books Feature

Essential History Museums and Cultural Spaces
Fun for everyone from history buffs to kids who like hands-on science
"...Ever wondered where the “Come and Take It” meme first started?..."

March 3, 2017 Chronolog Post

UT nets the papers of Liz Smith and Jim Crace, BookWoman's back in business, an O.Henry twofer, book-cart drill-team madness, and what's this about a new Books blog?
"...Get 'Em While the Getting's Good: In a late April New York Post column, once-and-forever..."

May 9, 2008 Books Column by Kimberley Jones

Mixed Notes
"...UT prof and Texas Institute of Letters president Don Graham, whose..."

May 1, 1998 Books Column by Clay Smith

In Memoriam
"...Américo Paredes died Wednesday, May 5 at the age of 83. A remembrance of the founder of UT's Center..."

May 14, 1999 Books Column by Clay Smith

How to pun your way to fame, how to meet lots of Texas writers, and how to discover the truth behind the mysterious and controversial de la Peña diary.
"...Texas Writers Month kicks off with a party at the Hirshfeld-Moore House..."

April 28, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

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