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  • This week L.A . Letters focuses on a few forgotten early Asian American pioneering poets that paved the way. ...
  • ... Los Angeles Archives, Getty Research Institute, Japanese American National Museum, UCLA William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, ... Here's to L.A.as Subject, Eugene Redmond, Cal State LA's Center for Contemporary Poetry, the Last Bookstore, indie presses and ... illustrious figures are important touch stones of L.A . Letters . ...
  • This week L.A . Letters spotlights several contemporary Asian American poets by previewing two events on Asian American Poetry. ...
  • This week L.A . Letters highlights a new play celebrating Latina voices, along with five ... her legacy grows with each year. A pioneering African- American woman author, and a recipient of the MacArthur Genius Grant in 1995, ... In 1971 during her UCLA studies, she co-edited "Roots: An Asian American Reader," the first document of its kind. Years later in ...
  • ... activist. [scald=74638:kl_image_original_context]KCET Departures' exploration of Leimert Park extends into the literary realm this week in LA Letters . It is common knowledge by now that Leimert Park's World Stage ...
  • This week L.A . Letters meditates on the preservation of sites across Literary Los ... literature in an uproar. The battle to save Norm's on La Cienega has also been in the news. The issue of historic preservation is a ... years and has been an important entry way for the city's Asian and Pacific Islanders writing community. In Los Feliz, the space that ...
  • Entering Asian Pacific Heritage Month, this week L.A . Letters spotlights two new books that reveal little-known history about ... {"additionalClasses":""}]Soldiers in front of Japanese American businesses on Terminal Island, 1941 | Herald-Examiner Collection, ...
  • ... edition of L.A . Letters is dedicated to National Poetry Month. L.A. has a lively landscape of ... In 1971 during her time at UCLA she co-edited "Roots: An Asian Americn Reader," one of the first anthologies in Asian American ... Los Angeles with spoken and written word. See his Departures StoryShare videos here and here. Keep up with his activities by ...
  • This week L.A . Letters showcases four African- American poets that have made major contributions to the city's literary ... by Jill Moniz, this landmark exhibit, titled "Black SoCal ," is consistent with the mission of the California/International Arts ...
  • ... venues for National Poetry Month, this week L.A . Letters salutes publishers of poetry and an important anthology. ... the last century. This new anthology captures the cream de la crème of their storied history. Les Figues Press is an L.A.-based small ...

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