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Los Angeles Review of Books
The Writer in Pieces
“Why Do We Die and What is the Purpose of Life?”
Alienated Old Man Creates Some Sad Music
Facts and Dreams
Whatta Mensch! A Review of Mendoza the Jew: Boxing, Manliness & Nationalism
The Price of Peace
A Writer at Sea
Peter de Bolla’s Human Rights Edifice
Somewhere, A Telephone Rings For Me
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The Difficult Bequest: A History of the Smithsonian
The People’s Scholar: Eric Hobsbawm in Fractured Time
The Painful Consequences of Liking Fake Subway Maps
Blood Soup: The End of "True Blood"
Fooled by Climate Change
The Poems (We Think) We Know: Emily Dickinson
Connecting Their Visions: Tracing the Lines between Martín Ramírez and Robert Walser
Second Acts: A Second Look at Second Books of Poetry: Louise Glück and Anne Shaw
Arabic SF – Subversive Futures
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PODCAST #65: Geoff Nicholson
[VIDEO] Interview with Robert Coover
PODCAST #64: Lisa See
Unalienated Uncreativity: An interview with Kenneth Goldsmith
Flacks, Profiteers and The Secret World of Oil
Souvenirs of the Future
[VIDEO] Chip Kidd at the 2014 LA Times Book Fest
PODCAST #63: Geoff Dyer
Five Minutes with Glenn Greenwald
Karl Ove Knausgaard, Himself
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Jobs at LARB
[VIDEO] William Friedkin, "The Friedkin Connection: A Memoir"
September 30th, 2013
William Friedkin (director
The French Connection
) on TV's real golden age and his memoir
The Friedkin Connection
at Skylight Books.
Produced by James Simenc
The 100-Year-Old Who Taught Garbo to Waltz
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