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

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

Sergio Troncoso was elected President of the Texas Institute of Letters on March 28, 2020.

First story “Rosary on the Border” in A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son wins Kay Cattarulla Award for Best Short Story from Texas Institute of Letters, 2020.

A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son, by Sergio Troncoso, Cinco Puntos Press, 2019.

“Life as Crossing Borders,” by Sergio Troncoso, New Letters, Vol. 85, No. 4, 2019.

“My family’s El Paso’s story is quintessentially American,” by Sergio Troncoso, CNN Opinion, August 7, 2019.

“Eternal Return,” by Sergio Troncoso, Yale Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, July 2018.

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 and the role of a writer, especially during moments like 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, particularly 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)

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 (Cape Town) and Mary Elizabeth Jackson (Nashville) interview Sergio Troncoso about A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant's Son and the influence of his grandmother Doña Dolores Rivero on his literary life. (YouTube video; 33 minutes)