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  • ... Americans are the largest group immigrating to America in the last decade. It goes without saying that Los Angeles and Southern ... venerated books, two excellent volumes are "Iron Cages: Race and Culture in Nineteenth-Century America" and "A Different Mirror: ... Carlos Bulosan. These titans are Asian-American artistic pioneers and champions of L.A. Letters. ...
  • In the penultimate excerpt, we remain beyond the buzz and speculation of the ... the 2000s, hanging with the scruffy bohemians that helped to pioneer the art colony, and at Al's Swinger, the working-class ... Elizabeth Taylor." She laughed loudly. Watching the video years later, I was shocked by the brilliance of the light, the implacable ...
  • ... thriving Joshua Tree art colony--profiling desert artist pioneers Fred Drake and Ted Quinn. The first installment of an excerpt from ... next several weeks I'll post installments from a chapter in my upcoming book Desert America: Boom and Bust in the New Old West. ...
  • ... Commons It is one of those early mornings in December when the sky is a drab, opal grey. The hills that surround the ... and out racecar," even though he was a well-known racer at race tracks around town. 5 A month later he was flying by spectators and ...
  • ... photographed their Central American surf adventures in the early 1970s, inspiring others to head South to ride the waves. ... of "Search for the Perfect Wave," a gorgeous book that shows life in and out of the water for the two happy-go-lucky ...
  • A small snail found only in a few small hills in the Mojave Desert has launched a public dispute, ... shoulderband (Helminthoglypta greggi), which is restricted to north-facing talus piles and crevices on three hills in eastern Kern ... species. They criticize this reference because it is 83- years old. The reality is that most species were first described long ago. ...
  • ... discovered that regional populations of songbirds can sing in distinct dialects, has died at age 86 of pneumonia. ... evacuated from his home in Winters, California due to the nearby Monticello Fire. An expert in vocal communication among ... embedded video shows a number of sparrows in Portland in the act of singing. It's ...
  • Aviation has an indelible presence in the visual culture of the Antelope ... Charles Hood The mounted pose shows the lines well -- it's a gorgeous object, aesthetically -- but of ...
  • ... of the Mexican Revolution. It revitalizes archives to uncover hidden stories, imagines and creates an alternate reality, and ... gaps, the interstitial moments of history" as it weaves in the story of those who have been ignored, neglected, rendered into fantasy ...
  • In the years following WWII, California's athletes served as the ... he gave up one hit, he struck out the side and would go on to make nine total appearances that year with one victory, a save, and an ... Linked the United States and Japan in Peace and War ." 3 The financial success of the western excursion encouraged MLB to ...

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