Literary events in and around L.A. this week!
Tags: Allie Michelle, Allie Rowbottom, Amanda Seales, Annette Wong, Ashley Wurzbacher, Aziza Barnes, Bill Bogaard, Brendan Constantine, Carla Rachel Sameth, Cathy Thomas, Charlie Hankin, Chip Jacobs, Chris Ware, Christine Larusso, Dan Poppick, Emile Mosser, Eric Garcetti, Feliz Lucia Molina, Gabrielle Civil, Gaby Dunn, Gale Cohen, Gar Haywood, Gary Dauphin, Gedda Ilves, Gerald Nicosia, Gerda Govine Ituarte, Gloria Vando, hannah black, Hazel Clayton Harrison, Hélène Cardona, Holly George Warren, Jared Joseph, Jen Hofer, John Ibson, Jose Antonio Villarán, Josh Campbell, Kanika Punwani, Kirstin Wagner, Kyle Thomas Hinton, Leslie S. Klinger, Liana Finck, liz phair, los angeles, Lucy Ives, Lynda Barry, Magdalena Edwards, Manuela Gomez, Marcella Kroll, Maria Elena Fernandez, Mariano Zaro, Maulik Pancholy, Michael Deibert, Michael Scott Moore, Mike Isaac, nick bilton, Notable LA, notable los angeles, Pallavi Dhawan, Paul Adler, Purvi Shah, Rachel Zucker, Ramy El-Etreby, Randall Park, Ravinder Singh, Robert J. Peterson, Ryan Coogler, Sarah Vap, Steph Cha, Susan Rice, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Tamika Thompson, Tanzila Ahmed, Taylor Jenkins Reid, Thelma Reyna, Tommy Pico, Toni Mosley, Vickie Vertiz, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Yesika Salgado, zadie smith
I praise everyone I can still touch, their warmth a violent protest against the cold weapons of death. ...more
Tags: Akira Toriyama, Bahamas, Bernard Ferguson, Black Panther, Catholic, chronic illness, church, Crohn's Disease, Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z, Joe Robert Cole, Killmonger, movies, New Providence, police violence, racial violence, Racism, religion, Ryan Coogler, Stephon Clark, television, villains, violence, Wakanda
During an event hosted by Blackout for Human Rights at Harlem’s Riverside Church for #MLKNOW, J. Cole and director Ryan Coogler discussed racial inequality, police brutality, and the importance of allowing themselves to confront events such as the violence perpetrated on Michael Brown and Oscar Grant through their art. Watch the full interview below, along […]