August 1982

Features

Growing Up Gringo

Jul 31, 1982 By Dick Reavis

In Dumas—and all over the state—Mexican Americans are leaving old ways behind and taking to Protestantism, capitalism, and disco.

Miscellany

Reporter

Columns

Kirk And Spock And Scotty And Bones

Jul 31, 1982 By James Wolcott

Everybody’s favorite starshippers battle a bad guy and the bulge in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. Author! Author! is nothing to write home about. The Thing is barely human. And there’s The World According to Garp, Firefox, and Blade Runner.