Reading by Moonlight – January 2016

All about L A - Reading by Moonlight - January 2016

This month, Reading by Moonlight is all about L A

This month, it’s all about L. A.  In the January 2016 episode of Reading by Moonlight, David Kipen discusses new non-fiction, either about Los Angeles or by writers with roots in Los Angeles.

This months literary picks:

  • Eternity Street: Violence and Justice in Frontier Los Angeles by John Mack Faragher
  • I Heart Obama by Erin Aubry Kaplan
  • Breakthrough: The Making of the America’s First Woman President by Nancy L. Cohen
David Kipen - Founder of Libros Schmibros Lending Library in Boyle Heights

David Kipen, founder of Libros Schmibros Lending Library in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles

Upcoming literary events:

There are some great events for aspiring writers at UC Riverside later this week.  Including a talk by Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrara, February 2nd at 7 PM.  Details here.

Want more?

Read the full article on the SCPR website or listen to an excerpt from the original Take Two segment, which aired on KPCC.