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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
"...consciousness: Born in a log cabin. Wedded to Mary Todd. The Lincoln-Douglas debates. The Emancipation Proclamation. The Gettys­burg Address...."

Jan. 29, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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
"...Oh, Lincoln, what have you done now?..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Tom DeLay to Todd Baxter
Top 10 state stories
"...Dubya!: If Harriet Beecher Stowe was (according to Abe Lincoln) the little lady who started a big war, perhaps..."

Jan. 6, 2006 News Feature

The Apparition
A supernatural presence is released during a college experiment.
"...Directed by: Todd Lincoln. Starring: Ashley Greene, Sebastian Stan, Tom Felton, Julianna..."

Aug. 31, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Letters at 3AM: The Lincolns of Hollywood
It is dangerous to view history through the eyes of sentimentality
"...a hundred years ago. ... Then he saw Abraham Lincoln, and his whole feeling suddenly changed. ... [S]eeing him..."

Nov. 30, 2012 Column by Michael Ventura

Johnson Family Vacation
Half-baked comedy is on the road to nowhere.
"...Along the way they encounter some obstacles, but screenwriters Todd R. Jones and Earl Richey Jones and director Erskin..."

April 9, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Lee Harvey Oswald, Phil Collins, Edwin Booth, and Caligula
"...John Wilkes Booth, once saved the life of Abraham Lincoln's son Robert Todd Lincoln. It took place in a..."

Jan. 28, 2011 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

The Hidden Room Theatre Is Working With a Presidential Assassin
Aside from that, Mrs. Lincoln, we reckon you’ll really enjoy the show
"...Booth, the actor who shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln back in 1865. They’re engaged in a sort of..."

June 12, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Fantastic Fest 2014: V/H/S Viral
Third time the charm for found footage anthology franchise?
"...the first publicity shots came from a story by Todd Lincoln (The Apparition). Pre-release publicity said "Gorgeous Vortex" would..."

Sept. 20, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Mr. Smarty Pants
"...Robert Todd Lincoln, the president's oldest son, was at his father's..."

Nov. 30, 2001 Column by Mr. Smarty Pants

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...career building theremins; and rock innovators Brian Wilson and Todd Rundgren. Martin also makes wonderful use of performance footage,..."

Nov. 3, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...career building theremins; and rock innovators Brian Wilson and Todd Rundgren. Martin also makes wonderful use of performance footage,..."

Oct. 27, 1995 News Feature

Film
Film Reviews
"...SAFED: Todd Haynes; with Julianne Moore, Xander Berkeley, Peter Friedman, James..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

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

Sept. 15, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Naked City
"...plan for the redevelopment of Northcross Mall filed by Lincoln Property Co., despite objections by the neighborhood group Responsible..."

June 29, 2007 News Feature

Naked City
"...and Wooten neighborhoods say they want. Angered that developer Lincoln Property Co. would proceed with a major mall redevelopment..."

Nov. 24, 2006 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...seems to know. 2.0 stars (M.S.) Arbor, Lake Creek, Lincoln, Movies 12, Riverside, Roundrock, Westgate..."

Oct. 20, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...(a la Menace), but a whimper. 2.5 stars (J.O.) Lincoln, Movies 12, Riverside, Westgate..."

Oct. 13, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...and Julianne Moore (who gave an extraordinary performance in Todd Haynes' recent Safe) lends solid support as the woman..."

Oct. 6, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...isn't it? (11/17/95)3.0 stars (J.O.) Great Hills, Lake Creek, Lincoln, Movies 12, Northcross, Riverside, Roundrock, Westgate..."

Nov. 17, 1995 News Feature

Dark Shadows
Sometimes it might be best to let sleeping vampires lie.
"...(by Seth Grahame-Smith, author of the eagerly awaited Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter)...."

May 11, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Best Bites
The Cuisines Staff Noshes Through 2000
"...6. Lincoln Street Wine Market: Owners Todd & Jodie Smajstrla opened..."

Jan. 5, 2001 Food Feature by Wes Marshall

Fall Film Previews
September
"...D: Todd Solondz; with Jane Adams, Dylan Baker, Lara Flynn Boyle,..."

Sept. 11, 1998 Screens Feature

Heavy Metal
Even in blazing summer, Austin's welders and forgers fire it up and make like rock & rollers
"...tools is part of the awesome history of blacksmithing. Todd Campbell, the principal at Fisterra Studio, reminds me that..."

July 27, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Women Dig In
The contractors' boycott against Planned Parenthood won a battle, but it's a long war.
"...former mayors -- Gus Garcia, Kirk Watson, and Bruce Todd (Mayor Will Wynn was out of town) -- and..."

Dec. 5, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Remembering 'Easy Rider' and 'The Last Movie'
CinemaTexas program notes
"...Severn Darden, the villagers of Chinchero, Peru. Post-Production Associates: Todd Colombo, Rol Murrow, David Hopper. An Alta-Light Production. Filmed..."

June 4, 2010 Screens Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Bruce Todd is a visionary for American cycling – bicycle helmets..."

June 23, 2006 Column

Will Travel For Food
Roving Chronicle Cuisines writers send dispatches from a variety of locales.
"...The wine seminars were organized by Todd Smajstrla and Len White of the Lincoln Street Wine..."

Nov. 10, 2000 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

BS3 Improv & Sketch Comedy Fest Schedule
"...MC: Todd Calvert..."

April 17, 1998 Arts Feature

Food-o-File
Austin's newest culinary hot spot
"...Vivo is already open in the Linc (the reimagined Lincoln Village shopping center); the Omelettry; Shawn Cirkiel's Bullfight tapas;..."

Nov. 21, 2014 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

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