Connie Alvarez

Communications Director

KCRW Staff/Producer

Connie Alvarez is KCRW Communications Director; former Director of Volunteer Services and former producer of Bookworm and Good Food.

 

Connie Alvarez on KCRW

Biographer Brad Gooch reveals that he traveled 2500 miles to trace Rumi's footsteps, learned Persian and spent eight years to write “Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love.”

Brad Gooch: Rumi's Secret

Biographer Brad Gooch reveals that he traveled 2500 miles to trace Rumi's footsteps, learned Persian and spent eight years to write “Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love.”

from Bookworm

The year was 1988 and we were watching the Miss USA beauty pageant on our one TV in our living room. It was the culmination of a long journey for the Magaña girl.

Meet Diana Magaña, the face that launched a million tortillas

The year was 1988 and we were watching the Miss USA beauty pageant on our one TV in our living room. It was the culmination of a long journey for the Magaña girl.

from Good Food

KCRW is proud to present Pop-Up Magazine, the acclaimed live magazine's first-ever online show — the    Spring Issue: At Home on Wednesday, May 27 at 6:00 p.m. PST .

KCRW presents Pop-Up Magazine: At Home

KCRW is proud to present Pop-Up Magazine, the acclaimed live magazine's first-ever online show — the   Spring Issue: At Home on Wednesday, May 27 at 6:00 p.m. PST .

from Arts & Culture Stories

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This time last year, Southern California was gingerly trying to return to normal in the face of COVID-19. One of the few sureties we all held?

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Flying cars are coming to LA, possibly as early as 2023.

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The LA County Fair is back — sort of. After COVID forced organizers to cancel the annual tradition last year, a scaled-down version begins September 10.

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The LA City Council has passed a motion that aims to curb street racing.

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