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      Luke Winkie

      Luke Winkie

      Luke Winkie used to make pizzas in San Diego. He now freelances while studying Journalism and History at the University of Texas at Austin. In addition to contributing to VICE and Noisey, he's associated with Salon, Paste, LA Weekly, the Austin Chronicle, and other publications.

      By Luke Winkie Sep 27, 2015

      The Last Gasps of Texas German

      Nearly 15 years ago at a diner in Texas, linguistics professor Hans Boas recognized a dialect of German he'd never heard before. It was Texas German. In a few decades, it will be extinct.

      By Luke Winkie Sep 27, 2015
      By Luke Winkie Jul 22, 2014

      Austin's Music Scene Should Get Less Hetero

      Am I saying that your average rock club here would refuse to book a gay artist? Absolutely not. Would it be cool if every couple of weeks some of the dozens of venues in Austin would take it upon themselves to exclusively feature and lift up our LGBT musi…

      By Luke Winkie Jul 22, 2014