Being Texan

The Day Everything Went Wrong

Feb 19, 2021 By Emily McCullar

Like many Texans, residents in one Austin apartment complex faced a kaleidoscope of worst-case scenarios. And like many Texans, they had to get through them alone.

Mariana, eleven, practices math equations.
“I Never Thought I’d Be Without a Home.”

Jan 20, 2021 By Michael J. Mooney

For more than two years, culminating in a pandemic and a recession, Richard Sharum photographed Dallas families who are experiencing homelessness—the moments of great pain and frustration and, through it all, the moments of levity.

Being Texan: Botánicas

Oct 30, 2020 By Peter Holley

In our second Being Texan video, Peter Holley explores San Antonio’s botánicas, which have seen an uptick in customers amid the COVID pandemic.