David Means

Guest

American author

David Means on KCRW

After four acclaimed short story collections, Means' first novel takes on the Vietnam War.

David Means: Hystopia

After four acclaimed short story collections, Means' first novel takes on the Vietnam War.

from Bookworm

David Means, the young winner of the Los Angeles Times Fiction Award discusses his interest in redemption, an impulse that transforms his tightly calibrated realistic fiction into a…

David Means: Assorted Fire Events

David Means, the young winner of the Los Angeles Times Fiction Award discusses his interest in redemption, an impulse that transforms his tightly calibrated realistic fiction into a…

from Bookworm

More from KCRW

Poet and author Hanif Abdurraqib's letter to Cat Power about how her album The Greatest worked its way into his life.

from Lost Notes

Actor Titus Welliver talks tough guy persona on "Bosch".

from The Treatment

Michael Schneider joins us from New York, where he's attending the annual ritual of the broadcast TV upfronts.

from Screengrab

This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I download the DirecTV Now app to watch the HBO Go app and Showtime Anytime app, but what I needed to do was download the regular DirecTV…

from Martini Shot

Ever since he was a child, Clark Strand has awoken in the middle of the night and gone out walking. One night a voice spoke directly in his ear, saying, “Don’t go out tonight.

from Nocturne

This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I explain how the entertainment business works. It’s like when you have some French fries on your plate, and people keep reaching over and…

from Martini Shot

A bill in Sacramento called SB50 would override local zoning rules to legalize small and mid-size apartment buildings around public transit and job centers.

from Design and Architecture

Audiences may well be looking for an even higher level of outlandishness than the TV news channels and talk shows offer, and “Long Shot” provides it.

from Film Reviews

Edward Goldman talks about the happy 40 th  anniversary of the Museum of Contemporary Art, which has become free for all.

from Art Talk