American novelist, playwright, and essayist and long time contributor to the New York Review of Books
Darryl Pinckney talks about the attraction of leaving America to discover how to be an African-American in America.
Feb. 18, 2016from Bookworm
The new season of Lost Notes will be here in September. Meantime, this summer, we’re sharing a couple of bonus episodes.
Jun. 18from Lost Notes
Redlining, restrictive covenants, urban renewal, and building freeways through communities of color are all ways Los Angeles was shaped by structural racism.
Jun. 18from Design and Architecture
Brit Bennett pushes questions of race and color to their extremes in her new novel, The Vanishing Half.
Jun. 25from Bookworm
The Walt Disney Company recently announced that Disneyland will not reopen next month as planned, even though Disney World will reopen starting July 11.
Jun. 26from Hollywood Breakdown
For this week’s Freeform Friday mix, we are joined by producer and Brainfeeder label boss Steve Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus.
Jun. 19from Freeform
Writer/Director Judd Apatow has focussed his career on making comedy -- and drama -- people who, when forced to make a choice between adulthood and remaining a kid, put it off.
Jun. 23from The Treatment
KCRW DJ Novena Carmel interviewed artist and DJ Lynnée Denise on what Tina Turner's career has taught us about the myth of the music genre.
Jun. 15from Music Special Programming
Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…
Jun. 26from Freeform
"The Audition" stars the great German actress Nina Hoss as a violin teacher determined to turn a tender young student into a virtuoso.
Jun. 26from Film Reviews