Jen Reel

Jen Reel worked at the Observer for seven years. She received a Masters in Journalism with a concentration in Photojournalism from the University of Texas at Austin, where she was co-chair for the student chapter of the National Press Photographers Association. She has worked in the non-profit sector for the Peruvian-American Medical Society and has been published in Utne Reader magazine, the Village Voice and Pitchfork Music.

Cormac McCarthy's type writer
Multimedia, Video

Cormac McCarthy Archives

Steve Davis, curator for the Wittliff Collection at Texas State University in San Marcos, talks about the McCarthy exhibit on display at the Wittliff through Dec. 12. Read More

Multimedia, Slideshows

Building Little Baghdad

In the Dallas-Fort Worth area, established Muslims are working hard to keep refugees from falling through the cracks. Read More