Brad Tyer

Brad Tyer
Observer contributor Brad Tyer is the editor of Montana Free Press, a nonprofit statewide news outlet in Helena, Montana.

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Searching for Home with Texas Ex-Pat Novelist Greg Baxter

Observer contributor Cecily Sailer reviews Greg Baxter’s new novel, The Apartment, and finds it “intricate and complex, both reportage and confession, littered with moments of meaning—or at least a meaningful search for same.” Read Sailer’s review in its entirety here. Read More

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Poems Old and New from Texas Poet Laureate Rosemary Catacalos

2013 Texas Poet Laureate Rosemary Catacalos, a longtime San Antonio resident of Mexican and Greek heritage, makes frequent use of the Ariadne myth in her 1984 book, Again for the First Time, originally published in 1984 and recently reissued by … Read More

Mike Jones, Northside—2008.

Hip-Hop in H-Town

In "Houston Rap," Peter Beste and Lance Scott Walker document Houston's rap scene and the neighborhoods that cultivate it. Read More