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: 2014-11-19T03:00:08-08:00
This is the last in a series of observations on the place of nature in the city and the place of the city in nature during the centennial year of John Muir (1838-1914).
Post date: 2014-11-12T03:00:23-08:00
Larry's Sultan's retrospective at LACMA is a deeply felt meditation on the possibilities that can be found in an ordinary place. Sultan shows things awful and tender happen there.
Post date: 2014-11-05T02:00:58-08:00
In exchange for Californian's former exuberance, we get a kale prescription.
Post date: 2014-10-29T03:00:42-07:00
There is a cast of mind that sees the numinous in things and makes one a connoisseur of what's at hand.
Post date: 2014-10-22T03:30:19-07:00
Today, when a mirror is held up to Nature, we see our own reflection. Is that image benign or demonic?
Post date: 2014-10-15T03:00:48-07:00
Some memories perish, but some do not.