Michael Agresta

Michael Agresta has written about books, TV, movies and technology for Slate, The Atlantic and The Wall Street Journal. He lives in Austin and can be followed at www.michaelagresta.com or @magresta on Twitter.

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The Great Mellowing

by Michael Agresta | Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 9:00 CST
God, Willie Nelson, and the increasingly thinkable pipe dream of marijuana reform
Mel Chin "SEA to SEE"

Now You See It

Artist Mel Chin revisits home in Houston.

"Rematch," Mel Chin's overtly political career-retrospective exhibition, will dominate the Houston museum world for two months. Read More


City of Surfaces

Houston native Donald Barthelme never wrote about the breeze over Buffalo Bayou or the rise and fall of Texas oil fortunes. A star of postmodern American fiction until his death in 1989, Barthelme tended not to moor his stories and … Read More