Here we come, Echo Park! Paperback L.A. contributors Victoria Daily, Jim Gavin, Lou Mathews, Rosanne Welch and editor Susan LaTempa read from Paperback L.A., A Casual Anthology, Books 1, 2 and 3. Thursday, November 7, 8 PM to 9:30 PM Stories BooksandCafe 1716 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles (Echo Park) CA 90026 street and … More Nov. 7: Paperback L.A. Extravaganza in Echo Park
— 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
Prospect Park Books invites you to celebrate the launch of Paperback L.A. Book 3, A Casual Anthology: Secrets. SigAlerts. Ravines. Records. on May 5 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Helms Design Center 8745 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232. Paperback L.A. Book 3 is freewheeling, visually striking book that brings together an unusual collection of texts and … More May 5 Launch Party Paperback L.A. Book 3!
It was a dark and stormy day when I went to the KPFK studios to tape an interview with Andrew Tonkavitch, host of Bibliocracy and it was a dark and stormy day yesterday when it aired. So the dark, stormy and weird scene by author Ray Bradbury that I read on the program was in … More Paperback L.A. Book 2 featured on KPFK’s Bibliocracy interview show
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