Colorado Public Radio’s KGNU (2019) --- With Maeve Conran.  (mp3 audio format; 35 minutes)

Words on a Wire Interview (2019) --- Interview by Daniel Chacon. (mp3 audio format; 32 minutes)

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)

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 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)

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.

Older Interviews and News Articles

Nobody’s Pilgrims: A Novel, Lee & Low Books: Cinco Puntos Press, forthcoming in May 2022.

“Dust to Dust: A mother’s hope binds her family in Ysleta,” Texas Highways Magazine, August 2021.

“Texas shouldn’t cancel debate about its history,” El Paso Matters, Op-Ed essay, July 12, 2021.

“Living between worlds, Mexican American writers reveal a universal experience,” Houston Chronicle, Op-Ed essay, April 18, 2021.

Nepantla Familias: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature on Families in between Worlds, edited by Sergio Troncoso, The Wittliff Literary Series and Texas A&M University Press, 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.

Recent News

Behind the Pages (2019) --- Diane Goshgarian interviews Sergio Troncoso about the first three stories in his new collection, “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 and the craft of creating a short story collection. (YouTube video; 27 minutes)

LargeHearted Boy (2019) --- Spotify Playlist for A Peculiar Kind of Immigrant’s Son; 13 songs)

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.

Ofrenda Magazine: Interview (2021) --- Sergio Troncoso talks about the new anthology he edited, Nepantla Familias: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature on Families in between Worlds.

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)

Apple Podcasts

Austin American-Statesman (2021) --- Michael Barnes interviews Sergio Troncoso: “Many literary institutions in Texas, and beyond, have ignored or stereotyped Mexican American writers. Nepantla Familias shows the literary talent we have in our community, talent that is winning national and international awards and fellowships, that is selling hundreds of thousands of books, that is being published in places from The New Yorker to Ploughshares to The Yale Review.

American Book Review (2021) --- Frederick Luis Aldama interviews Sergio Troncoso: “You are your own best experiment. If you’re digging honestly into yourself, you’re also looking at the problems and issues that that make up the human condition.”

Literal Magazine: Latin American Voices (2021) --- Rose Mary Salum interviews Sergio Troncoso about Nepantla Familias: “What stands out for me in all these works is how these writers are comfortable with uncertainty, how they embrace it, and how they find themselves in the fog of adopting the in-between.”

The Downtown Writers Jam Podcast (2021) --- Brad King interviews Sergio Troncoso about growing up in Ysleta, how he became a writer in high school, and surviving the Ivy League. (mp3 audio format; 74 minutes)

The Rumpus: Interview (2021) --- “For me, nepantla is about radical empathy.... [R]eading is about that, how when you read, you’re entering somebody’s world, fictionalized or not and that person should open up your mind to some new possibility of existence, to some new way of looking at the world.”

Words on a Wire Interview (2021) --- Daniel Chacon interviews Sergio Troncoso about Nepantla Familias: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature on Families in between Worlds. (mp3 audio format; 47 minutes)

The Wittliff Collections (2021) --- The Wittliff's literary curator, Steve Davis talks to author Sergio Troncoso about his new book, Nepantla Familias (Texas A&M Press and The Wittliff Collections), an anthology of Mexican American authors writing on the topic of families living in between cultures and how their experiences can help us all have more empathy for one another. (YouTube video; 6 minutes)