“To read,” wrote E.M. Cioran, “is to let someone else do the work for you.” Indeed, David Kukoff has done extensive footwork collecting an array of varied experiences to give us an idea of what it was to live in LA during what might arguably be one of its most pivotal decades....more
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The Rumpus presents GROWTH SPURT: STORIES OF RADICAL BECOMING at LitCrawl LA: NoHo!
Round 2: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
The Fat Dog
11050 Magnolia Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91601
Emceed by Rumpus founder Stephen Elliott!...more
Hungry for some good times? Feast on this weekend Rump!
In Saturday’s interview, Matthew Specktor takes some time to talk with the Rumpus about his latest novel, American Dream Machine. He comments on the “dude-heaviness” of the book and voices concern about the increasing corporatization of the film and publishing industries....more