D. J. Waldie | KCET
D. J. Waldie
D. J. Waldie is the author of "Holy Land: A Suburban Memoir" and "Where We Are Now: Notes from Los Angeles," among other books about the social history of Southern California. He is a contributing editor for the Los Angeles Times.
Post date: 2008-12-07T08:20:23-08:00
It is our failure of imagination that renders Los Angles a city of regrets.
Post date: 2008-12-05T06:42:34-08:00
I grew up among Aviation Okies and their sons and daughters.
Post date: 2008-11-23T23:59:26-08:00
I’m transit dependent. Because of that, I’m not (to myself, at least) an authentic southern Californian.
Post date: 2008-11-12T11:15:39-08:00
The definition of spawl now depends (looking back) on what you define as L.A.
Post date: 2008-11-03T09:32:01-08:00
We learned at the movies to distrust L.A.'s light.
Post date: 2008-10-31T09:45:04-07:00
I’m always being asked directions, typically because I’m the sole pedestrian who looks harmless.