Our Paperback L.A. Book 2 contributors hail from many eras of L.A. literary life and write from many different vantage points. Some will be on hand at our launch party, Monday October 29, 7 p.m. at Chevalier’s Books on Larchmont. Others, given the season, will be there in spirit! JOSÉ ARNAZ dictated some of his Recuerdos … More Meet Paperback L.A. Book 2 Contributors
Paperback L.A. in the form of editor Susan LaTempa is making the rounds of County of Los Angeles neighborhood libraries this fall. We’ll use the Casual Anthology approach for talks about some of the themes writers touch on in Book 1 (now available) and Book 2 (launching at the end of October). Please mark your calendars … More Paperback L.A. at Your Local Library
Paperback L.A. Book 2 launches on October 30, 2018 at Chevalier’s Books on Larchmont. … More Sneak Preview: Paperback L.A., Book 2: Studios. Salesmen. Shrines. Surfspots.
So, all deadlines are converging here at Paperback LA— not a surprise. For both off-site editor (Susan LaTempa) and in-office publisher (Colleen Dunn Bates), small-press publishing is modern cottage industry– today’s post-post-Industrial Revolution, gig-economy version home-based weaving, cobbling and blacksmithing. The common denominator is research. We’re prepping for the imminent publication of Paperback LA, Book 1. … More #Research Can Be Fun at Paperback LA