— OCT. 1, WEHO READS, WEST HOLLYWOOD Paperback L.A. contributors Gina Nahai, Eric Gutierrez, R.J. Smith and reader Jason Jenn, representing the late Stuart Timmons, joined editor Susan LaTempa on October 1 at the Arts Division of the City of West Hollywood‘s monthly literary event WEHO Reads. The big, well-informed audience participated in a lively Q … More Paperback L.A. All Over Town
At Last! Writerless Book Reviews! At Paperback L.A. A Casual Anthology, we just don’t get why so many readers lament a decrease in book review sections in the dwindling number of newspapers and magazines. Who needs human book reviewers? We may have to wait for driverless cars because of nitpicky safety enthusiasts and anti-death … More Rave Robot Review!
Happy New Year to Paperback L.A Books 1 & 2 contributors and readers! We’re proud to be part of KCET’s “Best of 2018” listings in Mike Sonksen’s Dec. 20 review list “From L.A. History to Poetry: 23 Notable Books for 2018.” From KCET “Best of 2018” Dec. 20, 2018 by poet/essayist Mike Sonksen From L.A. … More Paperback L.A. is a 2018 Notable Book
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
UPDATE: Thanks for a great interview, Andrew, which aired but can still be heard at @KPFK archives. Announcement from Bibliocracy host host Andrew Tonkovitch: My guest this week (Sunday, 5 PM on KPFK) is a longtime writer, editor and cultural worker, working in many forms and collaborating on previous books about travel, food and the … More Hear KPFK Radio’s “Bibliocracy” show about Paperback L.A.