The Paisano

Professional writers gather to discuss addiction and recovery

Illustration by Reagan Baughman

Ana Lorant, Assistant Multimedia Editor

March 31, 2020

On March 5, UTSA’s Collegiate Recovery Center partnered with the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference to host the Recovery Lit Up event. At UTSA’s Downtown Campus, writers gathered to share their memoirs, books and poetry on addiction recovery. “[Recovery Lit Up] is an off-site event ...

A conversation with Shea Serrano

A conversation with Shea Serrano

Ana Lorant and Christina Troy

February 25, 2020

Three-time New York Times best-selling author Shea Serrano visited UTSA on Feb. 18 to share his thoughts on writing, white-washing in the publishing industry and more. The Honors College hosted the event as a part of their “A Conversation With … ” series. Serrano was raised in San Antonio ...