Author, 'Whipping Boy'
Author of Whipping Boy: The Forty Year Search for My Twelve-Year-Old Bully
As a 10-year-old, Allen Kurzweil was not a tough kid. In fact, he was the runt of his boarding school in Switzerland.
Jan. 27, 2015from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
From impeachment acquittal to taking revenge.
Feb. 14from Left, Right & Center
The Sundance film festival just ended, and the Oscars are this Sunday. Filmmakers worldwide have been traveling to the U.S. to promote their works and hit the awards circuit.
Feb. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Kevin Salk was an angry and alienated teenager in the South Bay when he started photographing LA's emerging punk rock scene. Now his old photos are gaining new attention.
Feb. 7from Arts & Culture Stories
The Academy Awards took over Hollywood on slightly rainy Sunday, bringing together the film industry for a night that culminated with a historic victory for South Korean film,…
Feb. 10from KCRW Features
Art fairs of all shapes and sizes pop up in Los Angeles, from blue-chip to artist-run.
Feb. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
Full disclosure of hospital charges and POOMS (patient oriented outcomes that matter to us) will help drive the system toward higher quality care and lower costs.
Feb. 16from Second Opinion
The Universal satire-horror film "The Hunt," from prolific producer Jason Blum, was pulled before its release last fall, following back-to-back mass shootings.
Feb. 14from Hollywood Breakdown
With Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic candidates, Republicans are reviving a political dirty word: “socialism.”
Feb. 13from To the Point
Carl Goldman and Jeri Seratti-Goldman say the experience won’t stop them from cruising in the future.
Feb. 13from KCRW Features