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BookPeople Hosts Stephen Harrigan
Acclaimed author's anthology collects four decades of work
"...tend to hold back, fierce in my ignorance." – Stephen Harrigan's "The Anger of Achilles"..."

April 10, 2013 Books Post by Monica Riese

Stephen Harrigan on A Friend of Mr. Lincoln
The Austin writer reveals the vision behind his portrait of the 16th president as a young man in his new novel
"...purpose and direction? That's the question that intrigued writer Stephen Harrigan and led him to pursue the answer in..."

Jan. 29, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

A Conversation with Stephen Harrigan Telling Ghost Stories
"...Comanche Midnight is the second terrific collection of Stephen Harrigan's essays published by University of Texas Press (paper,..."

Aug. 25, 1995 Arts Feature by Robin Bradford

Stephen Harrigan's A Friend of Mr. Lincoln
Stephen Harrigan's A Friend of Mr. Lincoln gives us an ambitious, impetuous president-to-be we grow close to
"...down the dusty streets of Springfield, Ill., in this Stephen Harrigan novel. For though this is the man who..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

'Little House' on the Backlot: A Conversation With Screenwriter Stephen Harrigan
A conversation with screenwriter Stephen Harrigan
"...If Stephen Harrigan isn't the busiest writer in town, he is..."

Aug. 16, 2002 Screens Feature by Margaret Moser

As Much Magic as Fact
In the month since the much-hyped publication of Stephen Harrigan's historical novel The Gates of the Alamo, a visible restructuring of the public notion of the fort has seized the imagination of Texas. Chronicle writer David Garza explains why.
" In the month since the much-hyped publication of Stephen Harrigan's historical novel The Gates of the Alamo, a..."

March 24, 2000 Books Feature by David Garza

Nonfiction and Memoir
Justin St. Germain, Stephen Harrigan, and more delight with these true tomes
"...Extension, Rm. E2.030 The Eye of the Mammoth by Stephen Harrigan University of Texas Press, 376 pp., $29.95..."

Oct. 25, 2013 Books Feature

Mayor's Book Club Befriends Lincoln
Our 2016 read is Stephen Harrigan's A Friend of Mr. Lincoln
"...the 16th president: A Friend of Mr. Lincoln by Stephen Harrigan...."

May 2, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

The Gates of the Alamo Reviewed
Mark Busby reviews Stephen Harrigan's The Gates of the Alamo.
"...The Gates of the Alamo: A Novelby Stephen Harrigan..."

March 24, 2000 Books Feature by Mark Busby

A League of Their Own
"...of Cleopatra, ABC's mega-budget 14-hour miniseries written by screenwriter-novelist Stephen Harrigan. God's Favorite, the Manuel Noriega story written by..."

March 12, 1999 Screens Feature by Jesse Sublett

Writing by Degrees
The Unfolding Now
"...decide if corporate evil is a tired theme. It's Stephen Harrigan's Advanced Screenwriting Class, 380N in the course catalog:..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Screens Feature by Jay Hardwig

Challenger Park
" Stephen Harrigan..."

March 31, 2006 Books Review by Joe O'Connell

May Releases: 'Remember Ben Clayton'
Stephen Harrigan's Remember Ben Clayton
"...Remember Ben Claytonby Stephen Harrigan Knopf, 352 pp., $26.95..."

May 27, 2011 Books Feature by Michael King

12th Annual 'Austin Chronicle' Short Story Contest
The winners and the judges
"...on Feb. 4 at Starlite, Sarah Bird, Scott Blackwood, Stephen Harrigan, and Dao Strom considered this as a heavy..."

Feb. 13, 2004 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Range War at the Dobie Ranch
A bulldozer's intrusion onto 'enchanted' property uncovers the struggles of UT's historic retreat for writers
"...where former fellows like photographer Alan Pogue and writer Stephen Harrigan had worked, and UT project managers told Adams..."

June 21, 2013 News Feature by Amy Gentry

Drafting a Career
"...Stephen Harrigan thinks it's good advice: "There's a kind of..."

Jan. 29, 1999 Screens Feature

Texas Book Festival 2016: The Full List
TBF hosts Don DeLillo, Thomas Dolby, Emma Cline, 277 more
"...Star screenwriter and novelist Bill Wittliff (The Devil's Backbone), Stephen Harrigan (A Friend of Mr. Lincoln); and Houston-based horror..."

Sept. 15, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Texas Book Festival Announces Full Lineup
From R.L. Stine to Reza Aslan, 225-plus converge on the Capitol
"...on the list as well: Owen Egerton, Domenica Ruta, Stephen Harrigan, Fiona Maazel, Marion Winik, David Alan, Lucinda Hutson,..."

Sept. 10, 2013 Books Post by Monica Riese

TV Eye
Stephen Harrigan cozies up to Shakespeare for a Texas tragedy
"...few have succeeded. But the script, by Texas author Stephen Harrigan, is a respectable rendition of the great drama...."

May 31, 2002 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

Arts & Entertainment
"...Best Return of 19th-Century TexasTIE: Stephen Harrigan, Steven Saylor, Bud Shrake..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature

Film News
Last thoughts on Altman, courtesy of collaborator Stephen Harrigan; plus, incentives and local interest
"...that Robert Altman will not be directing it," says Stephen Harrigan, who had penned the screenplay. "But I'm grateful..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

You Gotta Have the Mettle
Legendary Texas doc 'Hands on a Hard Body' keeps on truckin'
"...his adaptation of HOHB. The screenwriter for the project, Stephen Harrigan, later disclosed in a Slate column that the..."

April 19, 2013 Screens Feature by Leah Churner

Excerpt from The Gates of the Alamo
In this excerpt from The Gates of the Alamo, the Texian forces at the Alamo, under the command of Jim Bowie and William Travis, have suffered the first cannon attacks from the newly arrived Mexican army.
"...From The Gates of the Alamo, by Stephen Harrigan, copyright © 2000 Stephen Harrigan, reprinted with permission..."

March 24, 2000 Books Feature

Bedside Manner: Guitar & Pen
Homework vs. live music ascension
" to be lived! That summer in San Antonio, Stephen King’s Needful Things was the last of his initial..."

June 22, 2016 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Austin lit news is heating up
"...of Texas written by Michener Center for Writers prof Stephen Harrigan...."

Aug. 16, 2013 Books Post by Monica Riese

2002 Texas Book Festival Schedule
"...& Bill Wittliff, including tributes by Ann Richards & Stephen Harrigan..."

Nov. 15, 2002 Books Feature

Texas Book Festival
Photos by John Anderson
"...Since I was right in the middle of reading Stephen Harrigan's The Gates of the Alamo, I then settled..."

Nov. 17, 2000 Books Feature by Robin Bradford

Why Stephen Harrigan's new novel The Gates of the Alamo went into a second printing before the publication date and his upcoming appearances.
"...Knowing the ending of Stephen Harrigan's novel The Gates of the Alamo (Knopf, 592..."

March 3, 2000 Books Column by Clay Smith

Once Upon a Time in Austin
The films, the filmmakers, the crews, the making of a scene
"...Studios) P: Marty P. Ewing, Tommy Lee Jones; D: Stephen Herek; with Tommy Lee Jones, Anne Archer, Kelli Garner,..."

March 12, 2004 Screens Feature by Louis Black

2003 Texas Book Festival Preview
"...CER E2.012Crime in Fact and Fiction James Carlos Blake, Stephen Graham Jones, Carlton Stowers, Moderator: Kip Stratton..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Books Feature

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