Janice Engel, an award-winning producer of documentaries and television series, is directing and producing a documentary about the late Molly Ivins.
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In honor of legendary reporter and former Observer editor, Molly Ivins, the 2015 MOLLY Journalism Prize was awarded to Esther Kaplan for her story “Losing Sparta” in the Virginia Quarterly Review.
The Purse Bearer revolves around a central character, Wily T. Foxx, who is given the opportunity to quit his job collecting animal carcasses for the Texas Highway Department and go to work on the 1980 gubernatorial campaign of Rose Marie “Red” Ryder.
This month, we celebrate 60 years of unbroken and unlikely victory. That’s what it is, this
six-decade refusal to yield the floor, though most Observer staffers, past or present, will laugh to see their beloved magazine described that way.
Dewhurst’s freak-out was one of those moments that shows how frustrating it can be for Texas reporters trying to gather facts from state officials.
Final Friday started as First Friday and has had various hosts and venues over the decades. For many years before her death, Molly Ivins […]