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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Rise and Fall of LSD
The Prophets Leave Hometown: Three Physicists Try Philosophy
Corporeal and Incorporeal Machines
An Individual Miracle
Farewell to the Space Shuttle
Pistols at Dawn
The Engineer: William Mulholland and the Search for Water in Los Angeles
Golden Ages Past
Desire in a Drought
The Endocannabinoid Comes of Age
Can Jazz Musicians and Short Order Cooks Make You Less Narcissistic?
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Photographer Spotlight: Richard Misrach
Perspectives on Polish Migration and the Social Cooperative Movement
True Detective, Season 2: "Night Finds You"
Let It Fly: A Serious Half-Serious Proposal
Sheeps and Dogs: On “Far From the Madding Crowd”
Radio Hour: Part Two with Bookworm’s Michael Silverblatt
The Afterlife of a Manuscript
What to Make of Heidegger in 2015?
Greening Justice: Can Disparate Actors Heed Pope Francis’s Call for Unity?
True Detective, Season 2: "The Western Book of the Dead"
Between Victimhood and Power: The Female Detectives of Television’s Crime Dramas
The Economics of Mad Max and Star Trek
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Interview with Mallory Ortberg of “The Toast”
Social Acceleration and the Need for Speed
An Illusion of Everything Making Sense
The Page Unturned
Nina Simone in the New Millennium
Treasure Hunting: Maggie Mertens Interviews Huan Hsu
Live Through This: A Pioneering Rock Critic Looks Back with Love and Sorrow on the 1960s
A Father's Day Interview with Jerry Stahl
“We Are a Bunch of Remittance Addicts”: An Interview with Imee Marcos, Governor of Ilocos Norte, Philippines
Enigmatic Interiors: On Love, Death, Divorce, and Michael White’s New “Travels in Vermeer”
The “Cosmological Nothingness” of Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi
History, the Closet, and the LAPD
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PODCAST #42: Gabe Durham, "Fun Camp"
September 22nd, 2013
Host Colin Marshall talks to author GABE DURHAM about summer camp and his new book
PODCAST #40: Richard Rayner
PODCAST #41: James Greenberg & James Morrison
PODCAST #39: Robert Polito, Tom Healy, Adam Fitzgerald
PODCAST #38: Ken Baumann, "Solip"
PODCAST #33: David Shook, "Our Obsidian Tongues"
PODCAST #32: Jeff Weiss & Evan McGarvey, "2pac vs. Biggie"
PODCAST #30: Steph Cha, "Follow Her Home"
PODCAST #31: Marc Maron, "Attempting Normal"
PODCAST #25: Jim Gavin on his collection "Middle Men"
PODCAST: Jonathan Lethem on Talking Heads' Fear of Music
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