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  • ... by husband and wife Philip Gillette and Florence Tiran. On any given night you would find writer and poet Ruben Martinez reading ... pan dulce and café con leche, provided the area with much more than a bookstore, it was a gathering space for critical thought, ...
  • ... , he now becomes Departures' Lead Columnist. On Mondays, Rosenberg will post his reflections about past, present and ... activists and bureaucrats and politicians and more politicians . Departures: LA River is about tranquility ...
  • ... small, sly, and web savvy Prometheus Institute, has a new book on the market. Following up from previous tank book news ... ...
  • ... Jeremy Kaplan at Read Books on Eagle Rock Boulevard Boulevard Voices  is a series of ... in Los Angeles. He and his wife also run a monthly book club for the community. Can you tell me about your business? ... older people who have been here for a while, but they're more unusual and radical. As far as hipsters go, the ones who come in here ...
  • ... by some observers that Mike Davis based an entire book on the region's lethal features. This week gave us reminders. ... In 2009, wildfires in the San Gabriel Mountains covered more than 250 square miles, killed two firefighters, and destroyed 89 homes. ...
  • ... 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. ... Korean-American woman. Similar to Chris Abani's expose on the underbelly of Las Vegas, Cha reveals Hollywood's underworld and the ...
  • ... increases, Occupy L.A., a civil rights review of Metro and more . [scald=29350:kl_image_original_context] A big picture ... its namesake county, and L.A.'s proposed increase is on deck at the city council, says the L.A. Times . Author Ben ...
  • Dossa Kaye's lively remarks, and her and her colleagues, " More Freedom, Less Terror?" remain as timely as ever. That's particularly ... for sale and as a free-of-charge download here on RAND's site. ...
  • ... College of Art and Design in Los Angeles were transfixed on this notion of fully experiencing the structure of books . The school's ... the gallery's curatorial team collaborated in collecting more groundbreaking books for the exhibit -- going with this theme of ...
  • ... memoir, published in 1916, is a revelation. Even more remarkable, it is an account of Jewish Los Angeles in the mid-19th ... luridly. Southern California Country: An Island on the Land by Carey McWilliams. McWilliams’ interpretive history of ...

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