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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Art of Cultivating Friends
Virtues of Grammar: The Science and Ethics of Style
A Literary Wolf
Work It on Out
Saving Spaceship Earth
Working the Beat on S Street
The Art of the Essay
Camp David: The Past and Future of Peace
The “System Change” Doctrine
OkCupid’s XOXO for Big Surveillance
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A Tale of Two ’Hoods: A Rap on Silver Lake
Home and History in the Fiction of Los Angeles
Laughing at “Gone Girl”
19th Century Paris: Terrorism's Training Ground
Speaking of Memory: Nabokov’s Folded Fabric
Photographer Spotlight: Stephen Wilkes
A Community Spine
From Occupy Wall Street to Occupy Central: The Case of Hong Kong
From Outer Space, or Something: Fantasizing Capital in Contemporary Hip-Hop
Fall Sitcoms: A Dear TV Rundown
La Comédie Architecturale
The Ephemeral Real, Part VI
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Caitlin Doughty, Memoir of a Mortician
Interview with Krys Lee
“Drop the Pen!”: An Interview with Laura Poitras
Interview with John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats
David Mitchell, Unplugged
A World Carved from Words: The First Navajo Poet Laureate
Girls of Spectacular Culture
Stream of Pre-Consciousness
Chasing the Origins of Gonzo in South America
Fictionalizing the Past, Imagining the Future
PODCAST #70: Jim Ruland
No Exit for Derrida
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Deanne Stillman, "Desert Reckoning"
August 26th, 2013
Deanne Stillman is the author of
Joshua Tree: Desolation Tango
as well as
Twentynine Palms: A True Story of Murder, Marines, and the Mojave.
Here, she speaks with us about her fascination with the Mojave and her latest book,
A Town Sheriff, a Mojave Hermit, and the Biggest Manhunt in Modern California History
[VIDEO] Lillian Faderman, "My Mother's Wars"
[VIDEO] Sammy Harkham, Everything Together
[VIDEO] Jonathan Kirsch, "The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan"
Here in the Overdeveloped World: An Interview with McKenzie Wark
[VIDEO] Maggie Shipstead, "Astonish Me"
[VIDEO] Walter Mosley, "Little Green"
[VIDEO] Rob Roberge, "The Cost of Living"
[VIDEO] Mary Otis, "Yes, Yes, Cherries"
[VIDEO] Tom Bissell and The Perks of Being a Dilettante
[VIDEO] Dan Fante, "Point Doom"
[VIDEO] Denis Wood, "Everything Sings: Maps for a Narrative Atlas"
[VIDEO] Aleksandar Hemon on his latest "The Book of My Lives"
[VIDEO] Marisa Silver on her latest, "Mary Coin"
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