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Illustration by Ethan Gullett

Paris Cantu, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

Toni Morrison began writing her debut novel, “The Bluest Eye,” 50 years ago, following her own advice: “If you find a book you really want to read but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” She does this with her latest work of nonfiction, as with every book she published, writing...

‘If we get knocked down, we get back up’: Wendy Davis on being a progressive woman in Texas Politics

Kae Roemershauser hosting conversation with Wendy Davis. The two spoke about setting an example for young women.

Rudy Sanchez, Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2020

When Wendy Davis finally left the senate floor after trying to block a restrictive anti-abortion bill inside the Texas legislature in 2013, a concerned colleague handed the former state senator her first meal since her thirteen-hour-long filibuster began. UTSA students laughed when Davis recalled her...

Behind the Beat Sessions: Booty Feet

Chase Otero and Enrique Bonilla

June 29, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvivfTVCLPc&lc=z13ly3cruzubzxq4a04chvvb1vb4cdchlsk0k The Paisano and Behind the Beat are proud to present Booty Feet live from Downtown San Antonio. Booty Feet is a Progressive Indie Soul-Pop band from San Antonio, TX. Stay tuned after their set to catch an exclusive...