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.
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.
Post date: 2015-01-14T05:00:30-08:00
This week L.A. Letters remembers the legacy of the celebrated Chicana writer/poet, and shares memories of her work from many of her admirers.
Post date: 2015-01-08T09:00:16-08:00
This week L.A. Letters examines the vibrant landscape along Garvey Avenue from Alhambra to El Monte, passing through Monterey Park, Rosemead and South El Monte.
Post date: 2014-12-23T05:00:29-08:00
This week L.A. Letters reviews many of the key developments of 2014 and also looks ahead at emerging trends for 2015.
Post date: 2014-12-17T08:00:54-08:00
Following last week's list, this week L.A. Letters spotlights 10 more books, plus a poetic recording by one of L.A.'s most enduring poets.
Post date: 2014-12-11T08:30:29-08:00
This week L.A. Letters spotlights 10 standout books that epitomize the zeitgeist on the West Coast in 2014. Most of them deal directly with Los Angeles in one way or another, but the few that do not, are still very timely to the spirit of this period a...