Critic at Large for Vox.
The last season of "Orange Is the New Black" is here. For seven seasons, the story has followed vibrant characters like Piper, Crazy Eyes, and Taystee during their time locked up.
Jul. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
We talk about season three of The Handmaid’s Tale, the TV series based on Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel.
Jun. 11from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When Gurinder Chadha set out to make a movie based on journalist Sarfraz Manzoor’s memoir about the effect of Bruce Springsteen music on his life, she had one small problem.
Aug. 9from The Business
What we seem to have lost in our discussions on health care is bipartisan moral compass to tackle some wicked problems.
Aug. 11from Second Opinion
This week, you can: experience 1976 Dogtown; explore multiple layers of Chinese material art; see how a Japanese artist-builder made the imaginary real; discuss Southern California…
Aug. 5from Design and Architecture
Characters with DNA, blood and soul populate forty three stories and a novella by Peter Orner: Maggie Brown & Others .
Aug. 22from Bookworm
The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) has garnered a lot of media attention and a huge fan base, and some soccer fans want to point out that there's another team in LA: the Galaxy.
Aug. 21from Greater LA
Museum Row on Wilshire Boulevard is in the midst of some big changes, with major projects at the Petersen, Academy Museum, LACMA, La Brea Tar Pits and Craft Contemporary.
Aug. 13from Design and Architecture
This is the first quarter that Fox assets have been included in Disney's earnings report, and the results were not as strong as expected.
Aug. 9from Hollywood Breakdown
Preliminary studies suggest that for at least some people high stress jobs can cause harm to DNA.
Aug. 18from Second Opinion
There’s a temptation with the big stories, say a Greek myth, to embrace the epic, larger-than-life quality. After all it’s a myth, right? Take playwright Sarah Ruhle’s “Eurydice”.
Aug. 12from Opening the Curtain