Elizabeth Stewart

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Literary Death Matches Come to Texas

The next few weeks will bring a slew of writers to Austin and San Antonio, but don’t expect the usual staid readings. Instead, authors will do battle for the sale of honor, glory, and the competitive literary spirit. This Wednesday, March … Read More

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A Few of the Observer’s Favorite Love Stories

Happy Valentine’s Day from The Texas Observer! We’d like to use the occasion as a shameless excuse to share some of our writers’ favorite books about love—be they memoirs, cultural histories, or novels. The Museum of Innocence by Orhan Pamuk … Read More