Posts Tagged: los angeles

Notable Los Angeles: 2/19–2/25

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 2/12–2/18

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

An Ethnography of the Self: Talking with Morgan Parker

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Morgan Parker discusses her writing process, approaching an idea from various forms, and how moving from NYC to L.A. has changed her work. ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 1/22–1/28

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week. ...more

Map-Making: Alex Dimitrov’s Together and By Ourselves

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At one point, I write in my margin: There is no X marks the spot for treasure here. The map is the treasure. Which is another way of saying: this book is the bounty; these poems are the gold. ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 1/15–1/21

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Playing God: A Conversation with Daniel Olivas

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Daniel Olivas discusses his recent short story collection, The King of Lighting Fixtures, writing humor, and the role of religion in his work. ...more

Young People Are Our Hope: Talking with Lilliam Rivera

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Lilliam Rivera discusses her debut novel, The Education of Margot Sanchez, world-building, and her desire to see bookshelves filled with stories by people of color. ...more

The Miracle Bowl

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Praise the family that tethers me. Praise the well-used kitchen utensils and scoured mixing bowls and butter knives, thick slabs of jelly on the bread. ...more

Drawing Close to the Void: Talking with Patty Yumi Cottrell

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Patty Yumi Cottrell discusses her debut novel, Sorry to Disrupt the Peace, how she accesses "the enraptured state" to write, and dreaming as an art form. ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 11/13–11/19

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 11/6–11/12

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 10/23–10/29

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 10/16–10/22

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Wanted/Needed/Loved: Zola Jesus’s Natural World

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About a year ago, I ended up returning to the land where I grew up and building a house here. ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 10/9–10/15

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 10/2–10/8

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 9/25–10/1

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Literary events and readings this week in and around L.A.! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 9/18–9/24

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 9/11–9/17

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Sound & Vision: Brandon Stosuy

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Allyson McCabe talks with music journalist, editor, and curator Brandon Stosuy about his path to music journalism, how the industry has changed, and what he's working on now. ...more

Spaces of Exception vs. Spaces of Redemption: The Films of Ana Lily Amirpour

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Diasporic communities live inside a host nation, but they also live with difference. ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 8/21–8/27

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Literary events and readings in and around L.A. this week! ...more

Notable Los Angeles: 8/14–8/20

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Monday 8/14: WRITE CLUB Los Angeles Chapter 66: Strange Magick. Featuring readings by Yasamin Safarzadeh, Anahita Safarzadeh, Justin Welborn, Raven Mystere, Marc Rigaud, and Vincent Lacey. Hosted by Paula Killen, Justin Wellborn, and Jeff Dorchen. 7 p.m. at The Bootleg Theater.

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Notable Los Angeles: 8/7–8/13

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Monday 8/7: Editor Anne Margaret Daniel discusses and signs F. Scott Fitzgerald’s I’d Die For You: And Other Lost Stories. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.

Rhys Bowen discusses and signs On Her Majesty’s Frightfully Secret Service. 7 p.m.

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