Mike Sonksen | KCET
Equally a scholar and performer, Mike Sonksen, also known as Mike the Poet, is a 3rd-generation L.A. native acclaimed for published essays, poetry performances and mentoring teen writers. Mike teaches at Woodbury University.
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This week L.A. Letters examines McWilliams' classic book from 1946, "Southern California Country: An Island on the Land," as well as his towering legacy as one of Southern California's most important chroniclers.
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This week L.A. Letters looks at the works of writer Chester Himes and how he candidly mapped Los Angeles and the social relationships that defined the city.
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This week L.A. Letters spotlights an upcoming feminist book fair in Historic South Central Los Angeles, as well as the gallery space hosting the event.
Post date: 2015-02-05T09:00:09-08:00
This week L.A. Letters reports from three major readings in Southern California devoted to educational equality, uplifting the community and social justice.
Post date: 2015-01-30T09:30:25-08:00
This week L.A. Letters spotlights a two-tiered project that includes both a book and documentary.
Post date: 2015-01-22T08:45:35-08:00
This week L.A. Letters meditates on the preservation of sites across Literary Los Angeles and why much more of it is needed.