Colin Marshall | KCET
Colin Marshall is an essayist, broadcaster, and speaker on cities and culture. He's currently based in Seoul and at work on the book "A Los Angeles Primer: Mastering the Stateless City."
Post date: 2017-05-05T13:11:42-07:00
Johnny Cash's little-known time in Los Angeles saw his rise into popular culture, his years of drug-addled chaos, and his professional rebirth.
Post date: 2017-03-22T15:38:53-07:00
"The Master of Suspense" called L.A. home for 41 years. Why did his films never reveal his adopted city?
Post date: 2017-03-10T09:21:43-08:00
The bullet fired by Sirhan Sirhan in 1968 ultimately killed not just Robert F. Kennedy but also L.A.'s Ambassador Hotel itself.
Post date: 2017-01-10T17:15:35-08:00
Upon its completion in 1904, the Braly Block was hailed as L.A.'s first skyscraper.
Post date: 2016-11-29T15:27:00-08:00
Like many long-lived screen icons, the Bradbury Building has endured almost as many years of irrelevance and dissolution as it has enjoyed years of celebration.
Post date: 2016-11-11T11:17:22-08:00
"Speed" is the standout Los Angeles action movie, one that makes fuller use of the city's distinctive size, shape, and built environment than any other.