Congolese novelist and poet; Professor of French and African Literature at the University of California, Los Angeles
Letter to Jimmy is Congolese author Alain Mabanckou’s book-length letter to James Baldwin.
Feb. 5, 2015from Bookworm
English actor Ian McShane talks American history and filmmaking in "Bolden".
May. 10from The Treatment
Edward Goldman talks about dramatic and painful experiences that inspire artists to do their best work.
May. 7from Art Talk
Edward Goldman talks about art treasures in Orange County.
Apr. 30from Art Talk
A recent episode of 'The Good Fight,' the spinoff of 'The Good Wife' which runs on the streaming service CBS All Access, featured a short musical, animated interlude about China.
May. 9from Hollywood Breakdown
The rock band Fanny ruled the Sunset Strip in the 1970s, and they were supposed to be the next big thing. They explain the price women pay for being ahead of their time.
May. 16from Lost Notes
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp talks about the recent work of the respected L.A. artist
May. 9from Art Talk
Los Angeles-Long Beach has once again been cited the nation’s capital for dirty air, just as LA Mayor Eric Garcetti has made cleaning the air a central plank of his green new deal.
May. 14from Design and Architecture
Growing up, Sally Wainwright visited Shibden Hall, a historic house and park in West Yorkshire. But she wasn’t taught much about Anne Lister, who had lived there in the 19th century.
Apr. 26from The Business
Sometimes watching a play is like having a friend tell you a confusing story.
Apr. 29from Opening the Curtain