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McCanlies, Austin Benefit From Writers' Strike
Secondhand Lions director to shoot new film The Two Bobs in Austin
"...Austin next month, thanks in large part to the Writers Guild strike...."

March 8, 2008 SXSW Post by Joe O'Connell

Texas Book Festival 2017:
Writers and Their Dogs
Oh yes, there were pictures, and loads of love for canines
"...Everyone loves to gush about their pets, but writers may do so with a particular descriptive and storytelling..."

Nov. 5, 2017 Arts Post by Melany Jean

Unpublished Writers, Prick Your Ears
Conference caters to writers trying to break into the biz
"...to take advantage of early registration prices for the Writers' League of Texas annual Agents and Editors Conference...."

June 8, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

The Austin Writers' League Writer's Resource
"...have in common? They all belong to the Austin Writers' League, the local literary guild that's come a long..."

Feb. 16, 1996 Books Feature

On Writers and Con Men
James Magnuson's roman à clef about a creative writing program in Texas is in many ways a loving tribute to James Michener
"...director of the University of Texas Michener Center for Writers, until you realize that he has devoted the past..."

Jan. 17, 2014 Arts Feature by Amy Gentry

Texas Writers Month
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April 30, 1999 Books Feature

New Writers of the Purple Prose
The romance field, Margraet Moser writes, is unique in its symbiosis: Most writers come from the ranks of readers and therefore understand the marriage of reader and book. The sisterhood and moral support in this almost exclusively female dominion is palpable. It is also gratifying and empowering and, in a few cases, exceedingly lucrative.
"...popular paperback fiction in America, according to the Romance Writers of America (RWA), an 8,200-member organization established in Houston..."

Dec. 8, 2000 Books Feature by Margaret Moser

The Michener Center for Writers
"...Writers write. Plain and simple, right? You wish. Writing is..."

April 21, 2000 Books Feature by Ric Williams

Gifts For Writers
"...a cabbage, as poet Naomi Shihab Nye suggests to writers as a tactic for guarding their writing time, let..."

Dec. 11, 1998 Books Feature

Texas Writers Month Events
"...photograph by Andrea Martin..."

May 14, 1999 Books Feature

Texas Writers Month Events
"...For three of the past four years, Texas Writers Month organizers have orchestrated one large gathering of Texas..."

April 24, 1998 Books Feature

Local Writers Hone Their Craft at the Street Lit Authors Club
Creating a space where those experiencing homelessness can tell their stories
"...the foldout tables arranged into a rectangle so the writers all face one another. For the first 20 minutes,..."

Dec. 15, 2017 Arts Feature by Beth Sullivan

Austin Film Festival: 10 Things We Learned From the Writers of Infinity War
Marvel scribes Markus and McFeely stay spoiler-free
"...After mega-producer Kevin Feige, it’s probably scriptwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely who have done the..."

Nov. 1, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Rally 'Round the Writers
Local WGA members take part in Day of Action
"...the Screen Actors Guild member heard there was a Writers Guild of America rally in Downtown Austin last week,..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Texas Writers Month Events
"..."Writers at the Met," an evening of readings, cocktails, book..."

May 15, 1998 Books Feature

Writers on Kennedy
What we think about when we think about JFK
"...I shouldn't have worried; always trust your writers. The assignment was very simple – I asked a..."

Nov. 22, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

The Michener Center for Writers Launches a New Fellowship
"...of Winter) and director of the Michener Center for Writers, is describing the award of which Crace is the..."

Feb. 8, 2008 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Chronicle Recommends: Films About Writers
Storytellers become the story
"...issue, we've picked some of our favorite films about writers...."

June 10, 2016 Screens Post by Chronicle Film Staff

MAD's Greatest Writers: Frank Jacobs
Collecting 50 years of the satire that's made MAD the preferred reading of smarty-pants fifth-graders everywhere
"...MAD's Greatest Writers: Frank JacobsRunning Press, 272 pp., $30 Cheap!..."

June 12, 2015 Arts Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Book It to Humanities Texas and Meet Local Writers
Sarah Bird, Jan Reid among authors at Saturday’s book fair
"...with the opportunity to meet some of Austin’s finest writers. Win-win, right?..."

Dec. 7, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Where the Writers Roam
The 2009 Austin Film Festival
"...why it's so nice every year to let the writers loose from their cages to run wild at the..."

Oct. 23, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

African-American Book Festival Spotlights Women Writers
Pulitzer Prize-winner Annette Gordon-Reed headlines this year's fest at the Carver Museum and Cultural Center
"...is on Dreams of Me: Narratives of Black Women Writers; also appearing will be Wall Street whiz Carla A...."

June 25, 2009 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Writers' League of Texas Announces Nominees
2008 Violet Crown Book Awards
"...The Writers' League of Texas announced today the shortlist nominees for..."

Sept. 11, 2008 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Rock Out, Lady Writers
Women writers score big at the Oscars... or at least bigger than usual.
"...Even awesomer: In Adapted and Original Screenplay categories, female writers netted four nominations total – Tamara Jenkins (The Savages),..."

Jan. 22, 2008 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

'Chronicle' Food Writers Should Follow My Agenda!
"...tables. A small amount of research by vital food writers such as Vandana Shiva, John Jeavons, Frances Lappe, and..."

Aug. 1, 2007 Postmarks

'Chronicle' Writers Afraid of New Technologies

May 8, 2006 Postmarks

Wealth of Writers at 'Chronicle'
"...Dear Editor, I'm guilty for taking your wealth of writers for granted. I want to thank Marc Savlov for..."

May 1, 2006 Postmarks

Texas Writers Month Events, May 2-May 9
"...Celebrate the Ninth Annual Texas Writers Month Statewide Kick-Off Party. Open and free to the..."

May 3, 2002 Books Feature

Qmmunity: Interns, Writers Wanted
Join the team, cheer on a team, and find your queer events here

April 12, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

Chronicle Needs Health Writers

April 29, 2015 Postmarks

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