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Pioneers of Artistic Revolution: Making Art and Space in Southeast Los Angeles

Pioneers of Artistic Revolution: Making Art and Space in Southeast Los Angeles

One thing not as easily seen in South East L.A. cities like Bell, Bell Gardens, Cudahy, Huntington Park, Maywood, and South Gate is that they are brimming with artists.
News and Venues for National Poetry Month 2014, Part One

News and Venues for National Poetry Month 2014, Part One

This week L.A. Letters celebrates National Poetry Month with a litany of locations for live poetry.
Douglas Kearney and Aloe Blacc: Two Kings of L.A. Letters

Douglas Kearney and Aloe Blacc: Two Kings of L.A. Letters

This week L.A. Letters explicates two remarkable releases that are making major waves nationally: a book by award-winning poet Douglas Kearney, and an album by the singer-songwrite ...
Rising Women Writers, from Grand Park to Writers at Work

Rising Women Writers, from Grand Park to Writers at Work

This week L.A. Letters salutes rising women writers and two events around the city featuring significant women.
Meeting of the Minds: Convening Consciousness and Culture at Eso Won Books

Meeting of the Minds: Convening Consciousness and Culture at Eso Won Books

In an ever-shifting book selling landscape, creative survival has been crucial to Eso Won's longevity.
Five Emerging Women Writers of L.A. Letters

Five Emerging Women Writers of L.A. Letters

This week L.A. Letters spotlights five emerging women authors who are doing important work in our contemporary scene.