Words on a Wire Interview (2018) --- With Daniel Chacon. (mp3 audio format; 28 minutes)

El Paso Herald-Post: Library branch renamed in honor of local author (2015) --- By City of El Paso.

Latin Post: Sergio Troncoso Shares Truths About the Border, Storytelling (2015) --- By Nicole Akoukou Thompson.

Words on a Wire Interview (2014) --- With Benjamin Saenz and Daniel Chacon. (mp3 audio format; 33 minutes)

NPR’s On Point, WBUR (2014) --- With Tom Ashbrook. (mp3 audio format; 46 minutes)

Kansas City’s KCUR (2014) --- With Steve Kraske. (mp3 audio format; 32 minutes)

NPR interview on Morning Edition (2014) --- With Steve Inskeep. (mp3 audio format; 8 minutes)

KTEP Interview on Perspectives (2013) --- Interview by Louie Saenz. (mp3 audio format; 29 minutes)

Hispanic Scholarship Fund: HSF inducts five into 2003 Alumni Hall of Fame (2003) --- By Miguel Salinas.

Short Story Collection Wins Prestigious Award (2000) --- By University of New Mexico.

KTEP Interview on Perspectives (2000) --- With host Louie Saenz. (mp3 audio format; 32 minutes)

Associated Press: El Paso native writes about life, love on the border (2000) --- By Michelle Koidin.

LatinoLink Interview (2000) --- Interview by Ricardo Vazquez. Turning Ordinary Lives into Extraordinary Tales.

El Paso Times: New voice in Chicano literature (1999) --- By Ramon Renteria.

Recent Interviews and News Articles

Interview on New Letters on the Air (2013)  --- Interview by Angela Elam.
(mp3 audio format; 29 minutes)

Words on a Wire Interview (2013) --- Interview by Benjamin Alire Saenz and Daniel Chacon. (mp3 audio format; 29 minutes)

Conversation with C. M. Mayo and Sergio Troncoso (2012) --- With C.M. Mayo. (mp3 audio format; 59 minutes)

Texas Library Association Interview (2012) --- Interview by Ted Wanner. (mp3 audio format; 7 minutes)

Words on a Wire Interview (2011) --- Interview by Daniel Chacon. (mp3 audio format; 11 minutes)

El Paso Times: An essayist for the border: Ysleta author Sergio Troncoso (2011) --- By Ramon Renteria.

KUHA Houston Public Radio Interview (2011) --- With host Eric Ladau. (mp3 audio format; 82 minutes)

La Bloga Interview (2011) --- Interview by Daniel Olivas.

TheLatinoAuthor.com Interview (2011) --- TheLatinoAuthor.com website.

Harvard Magazine: Identity Seeker (2008) --- By Liz Goodwin.

Houston Chronicle: A Thinking Man's Mystery (2004) --- By Fritz Lanham.

Yale Daily News: Troncoso teaches (2003) --- By Julie Post.

NPR Interview on Latino USA (2003) --- With host Maria Hinojosa. (mp3 audio format; 4 minutes)

Older Interviews and News Articles

Nobody’s Pilgrims: A Novel, Cinco Puntos Press, forthcoming June 2021.

Nepantla Familias: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature on Families in between Worlds, edited by Sergio Troncoso, Texas A&M Press, forthcoming April 2021.

Nepantla Familias receives a starred review from Kirkus Reviews, March 1, 2021.

“Sergio Troncoso Donates Archive to The Wittliff,” Wittliff Collections, San Marcos, Texas, January 27, 2021.

“Los Viejitos: Oldsters, Our Heritage, and the Pandemic,” Houston Chronicle, Op-Ed essay, October 17, 2020.

A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son wins First Place in Best Collection of Short Stories (English/Bilingual) from the International Latino Book Awards, September 2020.

“Cinco Puntos Press Celebrates 35th Anniversary,” El Paso Matters, Culture section, August 28, 2020.

Recent News

Madam Mayo’s Blog (2019) --- With C. M. Mayo.

Blue Muse Magazine: Connecting Across Borders (2019) --- By Emma Nelson.

Pan Dulce Podcast with Octavio Solis (2019) --- With Jessica Powers.

Books Q&As with Deborah Kalb (2019) --- With Deborah Kalb.

KZSM’s Bookmarked (2019) --- With Priscilla Vance Leder.

Lone Star Literary Life Interview (2019) --- With Michelle Newby Lancaster.

Words on a Wire Interview (2019) --- Daniel Chacon interviews Sergio Troncoso about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son, the role of a writer, and the Wal-Mart massacre in El Paso. (mp3 audio format; 32 minutes)

Colorado Public Radio’s KGNU (2019) --- Maeve Conran interviews Sergio Troncoso about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son, how reading expands your empathy, and why this matters when anti-immigrant rhetoric is dividing our country. (mp3 audio format; 35 minutes)

Behind the Pages (2019) --- Diane Goshgarian interviews Sergio Troncoso in Cambridge, MA about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son, focusing on the first three stories, “Rosary on the Border,” “New Englander,” and “A Living Museum of Love.” (YouTube video; 29 minutes)

Must Read Fiction (2019) --- Erin Popelka speaks with Sergio Troncoso about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son, the craft of creating a short story collection, and the challenges he poses to his readers through his writing. (YouTube video; 27 minutes)

LargeHearted Boy (2019) --- Imaginary playlist for A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son: thirteen songs, with Sergio Troncoso’s commentary about how they remind him of the characters, situations in his book.  (Spotify Playlist: A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son; 13 songs)

New Books Network: Interview (2020) --- Galit Gottlieb of New Books Network interviews Sergio Troncoso about the landscape of west Texas versus northwest Connecticut, family as a source of inspiration, Nietzsche's perspectivism in storytelling, and his abuelita as his muse. (mp3 audio format; 34 minutes)

BookChat: Interview (2020) --- JJ Amaworo Wilson interviews Sergio Troncoso about his guiltiest pleasures, important lessons life has taught him, and what writers (dead or alive) he would invite to a literary dinner party.

Robin Hood Radio: Interview (2020) --- Marshall Miles interviews Sergio Troncoso about growing up in Ysleta, his connections to Kent, Connecticut, and A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son. (mp3 audio format; 11 minutes)

Contra Viento Journal: Interview (2020) --- Gabriel Dozal interviews Sergio Troncoso about perspectivism and A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son.

El Paso Herald-Post: Troncoso honored with Kay Cattarulla Award from the Texas Institute of Letters, (2020) --- By Staff Report.

Writers Corner Live TV Show (2020) --- Bridgetti Lim Banda and Mary Elizabeth Jackson interview Sergio Troncoso about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son and his grandmother Doña Dolores Rivero. (YouTube video; 33 minutes)

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