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
You can tell how cool the company we keep is at Paperback L.A. Book 1, A Casual Anthology. Folks keep talking about our contributors in glowing terms. Take Clancy Sigal, L.A.’s poster boy for 50s-60s political chutzpah and an inspiration to generations of impatient rights fighters. We are privileged to include an excerpt from Mr. Sigal’s … More Clancy Sigal’s Black Sunset in the News
Our Paperback L.A. Book 1 contributors hail from many eras of L.A. literary life and write from many different vantage points. They’re all in good company. EVE BABITZ is the author of four novels, including Eve’s Hollywood, L.A. Woman, Sex and Rage: Advice to Young Ladies Eager for a Good Time, a book of short stories, and two … More Important Writers and Photographers Contribute to just-published Paperback L.A. Book 1
By Susan LaTempa, series editor. As I wrote in the introduction to the just-published anthology Paperback L.A. Book 1, Susan Sontag was a major inspiration for this new anthology series of writing about L.A. Why? Because a piece she’d written was one of the first examples of the kind of writing about L.A. that I felt should … More Paperback L.A. and Susan Sontag
Are the Dodgers, the beach, the San Fernando Valley, Silver Lake, Sunset Boulevard, San Gabriel Valley PCH, South LA, Historic Filipinotown, Hollywood bookships, Tongva historic sites, Venice Skate Park, and DTLA part of your Los Angeles? … More The new book Paperback L.A. covers diverse eras and geographies of our L.A.
Visit Prospect Park Books at Booth 103 this weekend at the LA Times Festival of Books! Paperback LA editor Susan LaTempa will be there Saturday 3 p.m. with actual copies of the soon-to-be released Paperback LA Book 1, A Casual Anthology: Clothes. Coffee. Crushes. Crimes. The Festival of Books runs 10 a.m. to 6 p.m … More Say Hi and Buy Books at LA Times Festival This Weekend
Images of vanished LA by Robert Landau, a contributor of photos to Paperback LA Book 1, A Casual Anthology: Clothes. Coffee. Crushes. Crime.
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