Anne Dingus, a former senior editor for Texas Monthly was born in Pampa in 1953 and is a freelance writer living in Austin.
Who exactly was Cabeza de Vaca? Why did Texas revolutionaries shout, “Remember Goliad”? Sharpen your pencils for Part I of my four-part Texas literacy test.
So you think you know Texas? Take senior editor Anne Dingus’ Web-only quiz and see if you know as much as you think you do.
Have you gotten lost in the Big Thicket? Attended a South Texas pachanga? Whether you’re a newcomer or a native, following these suggestions will give you a crash course in all things Texas—and one heck of a good time.
Executive editor Paul Burka and senior editor Anne Dingus tell the story behind January’s cover story, “The 2001 Bum Steer Awards”.