rss Email Author Edith Sorenson

1996 Stories by Edith Sorenson

Archives: 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993
  • Doesn't Suck

    published December 19, 1996

    For years, smarm mongers have urged us to get in touch with our inner child, a delightful little creature who would greatly improve our outlook... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published December 12, 1996

    thursday december 12 Shine and romance If the goober at the center of Shine can find true love, then your chances must be super!... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published November 28, 1996

    thursday november 28 Thanksgiving Superfeast You could go around telling everyone that you intended, oh with all your heart and... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published November 21, 1996

    thursday november 21 On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family Lisa See has written a long and... More >>

  • The Politics of Cool

    published November 14, 1996

    Bill Maher's Politically Incorrect is no more about politics than MTV's The Real World is about the real world. And watching Politically Incorrect... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published November 14, 1996

    thursday november 14 Up from the Underground -- From the Streets to the Stage After the Extreme Games skateboard events on ESPN2,... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published November 7, 1996

    thursday november 7 Ninth Annual AIDS, Medicine & Miracles HIV Retreat Conference A variety of healers -- including Dr.... More >>

  • Texas Chainsaw Documentary

    published October 31, 1996

    An innocent girl and her doomed date walk apprehensively through a dark wood. There's been car trouble, and they need help. The trembling pair... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published October 24, 1996

    thursday october 24 Cokie Roberts America's the kind of country in which a good-looking (sometimes) blond with well-connected... More >>

  • Mad for Art

    published October 17, 1996

    German film director Werner Herzog has a couple of reputations. He is an important artist, and he is also a prankster in the style of Dennis... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published October 17, 1996

    thursday october 17 Strictly Business Computer Expo '96 Get on the bus -- the Silicon Graphics Magic Bus, that is -- at this huge... More >>

  • Woman Trouble

    published October 10, 1996

    Bound promises a lesbian revenge thriller starring quirky actress Jennifer Tilly and she-came-from-Showgirls vamp Gina Gershon. Given that... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published October 10, 1996

    thursday october 10 My Fair Lady Had George Bernard Shaw lived a little longer, that rain in Spain may never have fallen mainly on... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published October 3, 1996

    thursday october 3 Stephen Jay Gould The author of such easy-to-read science musings as The Panda's Thumb and Full House: The Spread... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published September 26, 1996

    thursday september 26 Breakfast with mummy The MFA Corporate Partners breakfast for September features a talk by senior docent... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published September 19, 1996

    thursday september 19 Houston Jazz Festival The August deaths of bassist Dave Nichols and big-band leader Milt Larkin have cast a... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published September 12, 1996

    thursday september 12 Ladies cigar smoker reception The Four Seasons Hotel, tired of Amazon fish dinners and men's smokers, presents... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published September 5, 1996

    thursday September 5 Reconfigured: Six Approaches to Figurative Painting "People tend to think of figurative painting as limiting,"... More >>

  • Captive-ating

    published August 29, 1996

    Manny & Lo is an odd movie: the story of two runaway sisters who kidnap a spinster, and how all three turn out to be remarkable people. ... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published August 29, 1996

    thursday august 29 Educators' Open House To help harried teachers plan and prepare fun outings for the new school year, the museum... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published August 22, 1996

    thursday august 22 America "I been through the desert on a song with three chords ...." Sit outside, hear the Houston Symphony... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published August 15, 1996

    thursday august 15 Get rich Are you rich? That's the question posed by the members of the Borders Book Shop prosperity workshop, and... More >>

  • Doggone Success

    published August 15, 1996

    It's not always easy to determine what will become an institution, or why. Often, what seems a lock to those folks who like to think of themselves... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published August 8, 1996

    thursday august 8 Could It Be My Thyroid? Yes, yes it could. Thyroid disease is more prevalent and sneakier than you might think.... More >>

  • Press Picks

    published August 1, 1996

    thursday august 1 Shirley Hemphill You probably remember this comedienne as Shirley the waitress on What's Happening, yet her career... More >>

Display results per page 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  Next >>
Archives: 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993
Loading...