Barbara Renaud Gonzalez


The Testing Machine

by | Fri, May 6, 2011 at 6:48 pm CST

Close to the Bone

San Antonio I live in a city of stories. Exploding, mystical, straining-at-the-leash, Lorca-esque rhapsodies made of green, ripening pomegranates and the worship of crepe myrtles, belovedness and its violation, scores of abandoned dogs, and the gangster opera of red-shirted redemption. … Read More



The Politics of La Memoria

The Politics of La Memoria BY BARBARA RENAUD GONZALEZ tarch, corn tortillas, and a pencil. My first day of school. A mexicanita in a blue puffy-sleeved dress blooming with Texas wildflowers made from the twenty pound bags of white flour … Read More



Huevos by the Case

The Esperanza Center for Peace and Justice is a place of hope for all those who’ve never worn a cowboy hat in their lives. Or wanted to. But that takes courage and huevos. The Center, which has both, sued the … Read More