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  • ... at the Mohn Broadcast Center in Pasadena, the newish digs of public broadcaster KPCC. The starting point was a recent post of mine ... Eric Avila of UCLA and I ranged widely through this history as we tried to sort out what it means to be at home in this ...
  • ... to ride. And those who think to compel us are full of passionate intensity. [scald=24194:kl_image_original_context] I ... gets you a day pass to one of the most unpredictable shows in town." I've been on the Blue Line at the worst of times. I've ...
  • Today we review the life of science fiction writer Octavia E. Butler for the "Iconic Angelenos in Black History " series. In honor of Black History Month, join us each day ...
  • Who are you? Are you that profile on Facebook? That resume on LinkedIn? Are you the sum of your RSS feeds? [scald=23080:kl_image_original_context] ...
  • Nailing down how many people are out of work in this down economy depends greatly on which measure you use. It's a ... does not account for a significant number of people who want to work but for one reason or another are unemployed. This ... many might be out of work (in blue). The pink line shows the official unemployment rate. For reference, the orange line ...
  • Should this section of the historic water system placed in the National Register of Historic ... another section is damaged and such Los Angeles River history should not be treated in this way," said Bowling a few days before ... operation. Dr. Julia Costello, the archaeologist who discovered a portion of the Zanja Madre in the 1970s, confirms that ...
  • ... In the librarian history of Los Angeles, Charles Lummis and Mary Foy are two of Los ... He earned his Ph.D from UCLA in 1949 and then his library science degree from USC in 1950. As a UCLA undergrad, he began his library ...
  • ... we continue to cast off the intellectual shackles of the Middle Ages. [scald=83232:kl_image_original_context ... discovered. In recent years, scientists from the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County have discovered 42 insect ...
  • ... published in 1993, Takaki's narrative retells American history from the bottom up through the eyes of Native Americans, ... each. Part 1, titled "A New Culture," begins in 1963 and shows how the changing demographics in America over the last 50 years brought ...
  • ... the Jimenez Bros, are artisans putting another coat of primer and then custom flames or candyflake on better dreams. ... buying, and everywhere I asked, at salvage yards and car shows , people mentioned the Jimenez Bros. My ex-husband said if anyone had ...

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