American novelist, playwright and essayist
In Don DeLillo's latest novel, Zero K, the practice of cryonics or freezing oneself to be awakened later, is in full, but secret swing.
Jan. 5, 2017from Bookworm
Cosmopolis (Scribner's) and The Body Artist (Scribner's)
In this, the second of a two-part interview, Don DeLillo explores his most enigmatic creation: the weird gnome at the heart…
Jun. 26, 2003from Bookworm
Now that Disney owns a majority stake in Hulu, the streaming service is seeing some changes, especially when it comes to content from FX.
Nov. 19from Screengrab
In part two of our interview with Damon Lindelof, he and Kim Masters have a heart to heart about ‘The Hunt.’
Nov. 8from The Business
The setup at the center of Mike Birbiglia's one-man show "The New One" is not particularly new. In fact, it's familiar trope: the reluctant dad.
Nov. 4from Opening the Curtain
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I decide to pitch a show that I’m pretty sure won’t ever get made, but I do like the title: "Liza Minelli, Private Detective."
Nov. 13from Martini Shot
Peter Jackson generated whole worlds for his ‘Lord of the Rings’ and ‘Hobbit’ trilogies.
Nov. 15from The Business
Jeff Stanzler uses virtual reality for good in his dramatic new project "State Power".
Nov. 1from The Treatment
One nonprofit in Santa Monica is teaching under-resourced kids how to play mariachi music, plus Spanish language and Mexican culture. One student has gone on to play with the LA Phil.
Nov. 4from Greater LA
Movies about car racing sound like operas scored entirely for bassos. "Ford v Ferrari" fills that bill, but it also has significant things to say on a variety of worthy subjects.
Nov. 15from Film Reviews
At $7 a month, or free for Verizon customers, Disney+ seems like a steal. But unlike some of the other streaming services, it won't have a ton of new content upon debut.
Nov. 12from Screengrab