New York City

Being a Homesick Texan

Aug 31, 2011 By Jason Cohen

Lisa Fain on arguing with people about why Texas chili is superior to all others, serving chicken-fried steak to some New York friends, and starting to think that maybe her blog was more than a hobby. 

Alvin Ailey

Feb 1, 2000 By Anne Dingus

Which Oscar-winner did Alvin Ailey act alongside in the play Call Me by My Rightful Name ?

Elisa Jimenez

Mar 1, 1999 By Katy Vine

Elisa Jimenez didn’t start out as a fashion designer. The 34-year-old El Paso native, who is the daughter of sculptor Luis Jimenez, set out for New York City in the early nineties to pursue her interest in sculpture and performance art. In 1995, she says, “I wore a dress I…

Major Minor

Jul 31, 1997 By Michael Geffner

Jimmie Lee Solomon went from working a small Texas ranch to running big league baseball’s farm system. Now he may be up for one of the game’s top jobs.