Katy Vine

Katy Vine has been a staff writer at Texas Monthly since 2002. She has written on a range of topics including barbecue pit masters, spelling bee champs, Warren Jeffs, the moon landing, bass fishing, a three-person family circus, chess prodigies, and a reclusive musician named Jandek. Her stories have been anthologized in The Best American Sports Writing 2005, The Best American Sports Writing 2006, and Best Food Writing 2011. Her 2005 feature story about an Odessa prostitution parlor was the inspiration for the Lifetime television series “The Client List.”

Stories

Mary Kay Ash
Dew Westbrook

The original Urban Cowboy.

Dapper Bandit
Screen Gems

Mexican movies were muy caliente in the middle of the past century, and Harlingen's Rogelio Agrasanchez, Jr. has the posters to prove it.

Richard Linklater

Katy Vine gets animated with Richard Linklater.

Straight Talk
Fine Art
Straight Talk
Straight Talk
Anniversary
Fine Art
Freddy Fender

Freddy Fender sings a different tune.

ONSTAGE

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