Michael Hardy
Freelance journalist

Date Title Type Publication  
April 25. 2018 The Battle of the Blue Cat CafĂ© Texas Monthly
January 24. 2018 Big Trouble in Little Cambodia Features Texas Observer
December 16. 2017 The Two-Billion-Dollar Buyer Texas Monthly
November 8. 2017 The Impossible City News Texas Observer
July 26. 2017 Country Revival Features Texas Monthly
March 28. 2017 Rigged Election? Dispute at Texas A&M Has Even Rick Perry Chiming In News The New York Times
March 9. 2017 In Fight Over Bail's Fairness, a Sheriff Joins the Critics News The New York Times
February 4. 2017 Houston, We Have a Party Playboy
January 5. 2017 Blood and Sugar Texas Monthly
October 18. 2016 What Happens When A President Puts His Opponent In Jail Vox
August 31. 2016 The Crazy College of Qatar The New Republic
June 27. 2016 Gold Rush Texas Monthly
April 26. 2016 Potholes, Pensions, and Politics Harvard Magazine
August 6. 2015 Mr. Bryan's Magical History Tour Arts Coverage Texas Monthly
August 3. 2014 The Return of the Neighborhood School News Houstonia
June 1. 2013 Epidemic of Silence Features Houstonia
March 2. 2011 Letter from Sri Lanka Features The American Scholar
November 20. 2016 The Redneck Tenor Texas Monthly
August 9. 2016 The Statue of Frivolity Arts Coverage Texas Monthly
May 27. 2016 Too Big to Fail? Notre Dame Business Magazine
April 26. 2016 The Next Mission Rice Magazine
April 26. 2016 America's Other Great Depression Features Brandeis Magazine
March 2. 2016 Let's Get Ready to Rassle Texas Monthly
February 8. 2016 Rowdy Electricity Salesmen Features Texas Monthly
January 27. 2016 An Exclusive Interview with Tooraj Faridi, Houstonian Pardoned by Obama Features TexasMonthly.com
November 13. 2015 Sanctuary City Features Texas Monthly
October 14. 2015 Is David Eagleman Neuroscience's Carl Sagan? TexasMonthly.com
June 1. 2015 Into the Wild Travel Houstonia
March 30. 2015 Learning to Love the Astros Again Features Houstonia
March 23. 2015 Ted Cruz's Big Announcement Puts Houston at Center of 2016 Republican Primaries News Houstonia
March 9. 2015 Richard Willson: The Wizard of University Park Profiles Houstonia
March 1. 2015 Along Holman Street, the Past, Present, and Future of the Third Ward Features Houstonia
November 30. 2014 Is This Man the Greatest Living Native American Artist? Profiles Houstonia
November 12. 2014 What's the Matter with Houston? Blog Posts Houstonia
June 2. 2014 Crossfit Confidential Stunts Houstonia
June 1. 2014 The 5-Star Resort in the Middle of the Jungle: Sri Lanka's Heritance Kandalama Travel Houstonia
April 30. 2014 Millionaire Matchmaker, Make Me a Match Stunts Houstonia
April 14. 2014 Review: Das Rheingold Kicks Ring Cycle Off With Bang Criticism Houstonia
April 10. 2014 Das Rheingold: Behind the Scenes Blog Posts Houstonia
April 7. 2014 One Ring To Rule Them All Arts Coverage Houstonia
April 1. 2014 The Sam Houston Race Park is Decadent and Depraved Blog Posts Houstonia
March 14. 2014 Oscar Wilde in Houston Blog Posts Houstonia
March 3. 2014 Auto Immunity Features Houstonia
December 1. 2013 24 Hours at the Galleria Stunts Houstonia
November 27. 2013 Nice: Luc Tuymans Criticism Houstonia
November 1. 2013 For Better or Curse Stunts Houstonia
September 30. 2013 Sands of Enchantment Travel Houstonia
July 5. 2013 The Loyal Opposition: Bill Stern Profiles Houstonia
June 3. 2013 Private 'I' Stunts Notre Dame Business Magazine
June 2. 2012 A Gathering Storm Profiles Houstonia
February 1. 2011 Editor with an Edge Profiles The Alcalde
December 26. 2010 On a small island, a gigantic talent grew Travel Boston Globe
April 4. 2010 Poverty In Sri Lanka News The Sunday Leader
November 27. 2009 Tissainayagam: A Travesty of Justice? News The Sunday Leader
October 24. 2009 The Prison System: Overcrowded And Corrupt News The Sunday Leader
December 9. 2007 Page Turner Profiles The Boston Globe
November 19. 2006 Blending In Profiles The Boston Globe
August 20. 2006 Breathe Deep, Play Well: Can Yoga Aid Music Study? Arts Coverage The Boston Globe
January 8. 2006 The Lost Painting by Jonathan Harr Criticism Houston Chronicle
October 30. 2005 NOLA Folk Artist Big Al Starts Over Here Profiles The Houston Chronicle
July 10. 2005 The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana by Umberto Eco Criticism The Houston Chronicle
June 26. 2005 Lance Armstrong's War by Daniel Coyle Criticism Houston Chronicle