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Rusty Williams, author of "The Red River Bridge Wars" (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Saturday, June 24, 2017

5:00PM-7:00PM

Join Rusty Williams, an award winner for a book signing and reception, "An Evening with Oklahoma Book Award Winners" at Best of Books

Kickingbird Square

1313 E Danforth Rd

Edmond, OK 73034


The Texas Aesthetics XI: The Summer Soiree Series (TAMU Press)
Gallery Showing
Saturday, June 24, 2017

Join us for a weekend of the best of Texas Art, Music, Film, Literature, Cuisine & Libations!

11 AM - 12 PM, TEXAS ARTIST PANEL

Print Making in Texas by Charles D. Jones, Craig Mindell, Charles Criner

Moderated by Sara B. Cain, Cain Fine Arts

1 - 2 PM, FEATURED TEXAS BOOK

The Book as Art by Charles D. Jones, LaNana Creek Press

2:30 - 4:00 PM, LIVE TEXAS MUSIC

Stories in Music: Charles Jones’ Friends


Anne Olson and David Theis, authors of 'From Rendering to Reality: The Story of Buffalo Bayou Park'(TAMU Press)
Book Presentation
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

7-8pm

Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership and Brazos Bookstore for a reception and the unveiling of the commemorative book, From Rendering to Reality: The Story of Buffalo Bayou Park.

Brazos Bookstore

2421 Bissonnet Street

Houston, TX 77005


The Heritage Society
Museum
Friday, June 30, 2017

11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Meet in the Museum Gallery

$10

Take a Specialty Tour at Old Place on Fridays!

Every Friday a costumed docent will give you a tour about life in Austin's Colony. The tour focuses on the hardships of daily life in the early 1820s. A costumed interpreter explains and demonstrates important facets of textile production on the frontier - spinning, dyeing, and weaving in addition to the regular domestic activities of that era. Other areas being addressed include building construction methods and tools, the empressario

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The Texas Aesthetics XI: The Summer Soiree Series (TAMU Press)
Gallery Showing
Saturday, July 01, 2017

Join us for a weekend of the best of Texas Art, Music, Film, Literature, Cuisine & Libations!

11 AM - 12 PM, TEXAS ARTIST PANEL

Painting Storied Lands: From the Big Bend to the Big Thicket by Mary Baxter, David Caton, Lee Jamison

Moderated by Sarah Beth Wilson, Art Museum of South East Texas

1 - 2 PM, FEATURED TEXAS BOOK

From Pecos to the Rio Grande by Ron Tyler

2:30 - 4:00 PM, TEXAS FILM

Frank Reaugh: Pastel Poet of the Texas Plains, A Texas Film by Marla Fields


Donna Miller, author of 'The Broken Spoke: Austin's Legendary Honky-Tonk' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing
Saturday, July 01, 2017

Time: TBA

Join Donna Miller for a book signing of her new book The Broken Spoke at the Luchenbach Dance Hall followed by a performance from Dale Watson.

Luckenbach Dance Hall

412 Luckenbach Town Loop

Fredericksburg, TX 78624


Donna Miller, author of 'The Broken Spoke: Austin's Legendary Honky-Tonk' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing
Saturday, July 15, 2017

Time: TBA

Meet Donna Miller at the Barnes & Noble Sunland Park in El Paso and get your personal copy of The Broken Spoke signed.

Barnes & Noble

705 Sunland Park Dr

El Paso, TX 79912


Texas Sports Hall of Fame announces first annual Book Festival
Book Festival
Saturday, July 15, 2017

10 a.m.

Presented by Texas A&M University Press, Texas Tech University Press and Waco City Cable Channel, the festival will feature authors and athletes from across the state.

Featured authors include:

•R. Gaines Baty, Champion of the Barrio - The Legacy of Coach Buryl Baty (Texas A&M University Press)

•Chad Conine, The Republic of Football - Legends of the Texas High School Game

•Mel Renfro (signing only), Forever a Cowboy

•Mac Engle, Pigskin Rapture

•Robert Jacobus, Houston Cougars in the 1960s: Death Threats, the Veer Offense, and the Game of the Century

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Donna Miller, author of 'The Broken Spoke: Austin's Legendary Honky-Tonk' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing
Saturday, August 19, 2017

Time: TBA

Meet Donna Miller at the Barnes & Noble in Sunset Valley in Austin and get your personal copy of The Broken Spoke signed.

Barnes & Noble

5601 Brodie Ln #300

Austin, TX 78745


William Reaves and Andrew Sansom, authors of 'Of Texas Rivers and Texas Art' (TAMU Press)
Art Exhibition
Saturday, September 02, 2017

September 2 - November 27

Come to the Witte Museum and check out the art exhibition for William Reaves and Andrew Sansom's new book, 'Of Texas Rivers and Texas Art'

Witte Museum

3801 Broadway St,

San Antonio, TX 78209


Patricia Bernstein, author of 'Ten Dollars to Hate' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing
Wednesday, September 06, 2017

12pm-1pm

Held on the first Wednesday of every month, High Noon Talks highlight interesting and often untold topics through this casual lunch-time lecture.

Join author Patricia Bernstein for a talk on her book Ten Dollars to Hate: The Texas Man Who Fought the Klan. The book chronicles the actions of brave individuals who stood up during the troubling 1920s in Texas. An era that most people associate with jazz, flappers, bootleg liquor or progressivism, was also a time of fear and brutality thanks to the second coming

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Margie Crisp and William Montgomery, author of 'The Nueces River' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing
Thursday, October 05, 2017

7 -9 PM

Program and Book Signing with Margie Crisp and William Montgomery

San Antonio Audubon Society

The First Tee

915 East Mulberry Ave

San Antonio, Texas


Robert Bunch, author of 'The Art of Found Objects: Interviews with Texas Artists' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Friday, November 10, 2017

Time: TBA

Join Robert Bunch as he speaks about his new book, The Art of Found Objects: Interviews with Texas Artists at Sam Houston State University on Nov. 10 at the Texas Chapter of the American Studies Conference.

Sam Houston State University

1905 University Ave

Huntsville, TX 77340