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Selena
Selena Quintanilla Pérez, the barrier-crashing Tejano singer who was murdered at the age of 23, is the subject of this biopic that was also the breakout film role for Jennifer Lopez.
"...many having little or nothing to do with art. Selena, for example, falls into the specialized niche of Validator..."

March 28, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Selena Fest Success
Corpus Christi's inaugural Fiesta de la Flor becomes a legend
"...couldn't keep the over 50,000 Latin music fans and Selena devotees from filling North Bayshore Park in Corpus Christi..."

April 20, 2015 Music Post by Kate X Messer

Austin Honors Selena
Remembering Preciosa in CenTex and beyond
"...Texas prepares for its inaugural Fiesta de la Flor Selena music festival, Austinites are readying their own tributes to..."

April 10, 2015 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Texas Platters Hall of Fame: Selena's Dreaming of You
Local leader of Selena tribute act Bidi Bidi Banda, Stephanie Bergara returns to the source in her choice of classic Lone Star LPs
"...SelenaDreaming of You (1995)..."

Nov. 23, 2018 Music Feature by Stephanie Bergara

Selena Gomez Delivers Pop Spectacle
Don’t call it a revival just yet, but it’s close
"...Selena Gomez and Joe Jonas have grown up. During their..."

June 20, 2016 Music Post by Alejandra Ramirez

Siempre Selena
Game changer Selena Quintanilla-Pérez prompts Corpus Christi's inaugural "Selena Fest"
"...Most Selena fans have experienced her more frequently in slow motion..."

April 10, 2015 Music Feature by Kate X Messer

In Search of Selena
"...Selena reigned supreme. Kids from your neighborhood who entered the..."

June 28, 1996 Books Feature

Selena Gomez and Joe Jonas Tag Team the Erwin Center
"...fronted his new DNCE band before Grand Prairie native Selena Gomez at the Frank Erwin Center on Friday, June..."

June 20, 2016 Photo Gallery

Amor Prohibido
Selena's Crossover Dream
"..."Como la Flor" was the name of one of Selena's hits. Selena was already a magnificent flower when her..."

June 28, 1996 Books Feature

A Fiesta Fit for la Reina
Corpus Christi Selena Fest packed with Grammy winners and lots of heart
"...honor the memory and legacy of beloved Texan superstar Selena. Yesterday, the City of Corpus Christi announced the debut..."

Jan. 29, 2015 Music Post by Kate X Messer

First Concert: Rosa Madriz
Margin Walker director / booker Rosa Madriz describes a Houston Rodeo when she and her whole family took in Selena
"...Who: Selena..."

June 29, 2018 Music Feature

Guitar Nerding With Chris Pérez
Selena lead man and Grammy-winning rock artist talks gear
"...more than just cool rock riffs snuck into saucy Selena songs. Let's rid ourselves of that misconception right from..."

April 9, 2015 Music Post by Kate X Messer

Monte Carlo
Cute-as-a-button Selena Gomez stars in this tweener mistaken-identity comedy.
"...Directed by: Tom Bezucha. Starring: Selena Gomez, Leighton Meester, Katie Cassidy, Cory Monteith and Andie..."

July 8, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

EMS Union Set for Leadership Contest
Association to cast ballot between incumbent Tony Marquardt or challenger Selena Xie
"...employee association: six-and-a-half-year incumbent Tony Marquardt or board member Selena Xie, a clinical specialist and trusted member of the..."

Nov. 16, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Why Do Fools Fall in Love
"...Based on Nava's past work (El Norte, Mi Familia, Selena), I've always pegged him as an overrated screenwriter-director whose..."

Aug. 28, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

ACL Live Review: Camila Cabello
Quintanilla charisma and a punk heart equal stardom
"...Appearing on Sunday at dusk like a resurrected Selena from Miami, Camila Cabello revealed a teenage emo soul..."

Oct. 8, 2018 Music Post by Clara Wang

The AggreGAYtor: March 14
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Pope Francis shows a little love and tenderness, and Selena gets a fierce tribute, as your AggreGAYtor IS AWESOME...."

March 14, 2014 Qmmunity Post by David Estlund

Color Television
"...light of all this, I'm going to write about Selena, the Tejana singer who was shot and killed in..."

July 30, 1999 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Outlaw Onda
If Tejano music isn't on the radio, does it still exist?
"...Selena Quintanilla: "And now ... gringos. Disney World!"..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Music Feature by Belinda Acosta

Postmarks
Nofziger Responds
"...John Taylor Selena Lives! Editor:..."

April 25, 1997 Column

Gay Place: Anything ...
Selena's birthday week is Dreaming of You
"...Fusebox: Puro Chingon presents Selena PC will provide movie favors like they do (white..."

April 10, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

To Selena, With Love
A love story, but only one of its subjects is lovable
"...To Selena, With Loveby Chris Perez Celebra Hardcover, 294 pp., $24.95..."

June 15, 2012 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

Selena
"...SelenaD: Gregory Nava (1997); with Edward James Olmos, Jennifer Lopez,..."

July 7, 2000 Screens Review by Mike Emery

Postmarks
Red & Yella Hurt a Fella
"...Selena Is Dead..."

May 2, 1997 Column

Day Trips
The collection of photos, clothes, and trophies at the Selena Museum are a reminder of a voice silenced much too early
"...The Selena Museum in Corpus Christi resembles what the singer's attic..."

July 20, 2012 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Selena
in box
"...SelenaLa Leyenda (Capital Latin/EMI)..."

May 14, 2010 Music Review by Belinda Acosta

After a Fashion
Your Style Avatar takes you on a tour of two local, innovative businesses: Cush Cush and Big Red Sun.
"...BIG AND BRIGHT Last week, I mentioned Selena Souders, Lucinda Williams' No. 1 fan (no, not like..."

Aug. 24, 2001 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

A Whole Lotta Lava Going On
Winter/Spring Movie Sneaks
"...is released on March 7. Curiously, the ghost of Selena will continue to haunt Stern as her film biography..."

Feb. 14, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Is the Net Neutrality Repeal Another Blow to Tex-Mex Musicians and Broadcasters?
Bidi bidi bom bom
"...influences – peaked in popularity two decades later when Selena Quintanilla, "The Queen of Tejano," Emilio Navaira, and David..."

July 6, 2018 Music Feature by César E. López Linares

Gay Place: Ai, Mami
Bidi bidi bom your bum down to Bernadette's
"...it's a palpable recollection triggered by any mention of Selena, the Corpus Christi homegirl who hit it big only..."

March 30, 2012 Column by Kate X Messer

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