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  • An ever-elusive question is posed by a new book about local black history: ... is and will be. In short, what L.A. means, especially as an American landscape of last resort for dreams that didn't or couldn't get ...
  • ... of Tijuana writer Rafa Saavedra. The third installment of an excerpt from Josh Kun and Fiamma Montezemolo's upcoming anthology, Tijuana ... we change the dial on the radio to listen to the morning shows with their sonidito sinaloeanse, when we cross la línea, in the ...
  • ... identity in this excerpt from her book "Citizen: An American Lyric." [scald=76704:kl_image_original_context] The ... it is." It is all too exhausting and Serena's exhaustion shows in her playing; she is losing, a set and a game down. Yes, and finally ...
  • ... partnership with 18th Street Arts Center  an artists' residency program that provokes public dialogue through ... and buildings adorned with glowing eyes. A projected video shows a series of public performances in which Ye dressed as a hooded figure ... work pays close attention to the particular brand of the American dream that Los Angeles holds for those Angelenos with roots in ...
  • ... and get ready to scream. John W. North High, named for an early founder of Riverside, has that kind of great sports legacy like many ... been everything there is in America. There are Mexican- American families who've been in Riverside since 1900. There are Armenian ...
  • <p>The Million Dollar Theater. Grand Central Market. Angels Flight. Coles. But no snow.</p>
  • ... always a contrarian who thinks it's not.)Originally an anchor for the city's expansion west in the 19th century, by 1910 the ... Square through its many iterations from 1866 through 1993 shows how political the landscape of Los Angeles has been. Nature has always ...
  • ... Inmigrantes en Estados Unidos." Basically, "Awaking the American Dream , the tension, conflict, and hope of immigrants in the United States." ...
  • ... down home prices and growing the city's housing stock. As an added benefit, the homes themselves were expected to be less expensive ... Angelenos find them unattractive. An internal document shows that city officials report that the public often views small lots as ...
  • On January 23, 2002, the KCET-produced PBS series " American Family" premiered, the first prime time dramatic television series to feature an all-Latino cast. [scald=79257:kl_image_original_context ...

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