American writer, filmmaker and visual artist
The outlandish and unguarded Gary Indiana has written what can be described as an "anti-memoir."
Nov. 19, 2015
Out of fantasias of the past (Fu Manchu novels, exotic Hollywood films, documents of "friendly" imperialism from the twenties to the forties), Gary Indiana concocts the nightmare…
May. 14, 2009
Host Jonathan Bastian talks with Josh Cohen about the cultivation of healthy aimlessness.
from Life Examined
The City of Los Angeles is seven years into an ambitious plan to end traffic-related deaths by 2025. So why are fatalities going up?
from Greater LA
Antoine Wilson’s short novel “Mouth to Mouth” is about a man who saves another man’s life, inspired by Wilson’s own rescue experience.
Disney CEO Bob Chapek recently sent his staff a memo outlining three “strategic pillars” that will “set the stage” for the company’s future. What do they really mean?
from Hollywood Breakdown
It's time for the 2021 Megabanter! The streaming wars ramped up. Scarlett Johansson sued Disney. And Netflix was the envy of all with “Squid Game.”
from The Business
"Lunana: A Yak In the Classroom" is Bhutan's international-feature entry for the Oscars.
from Film Reviews
Peter Richardson joins Robert Scheer to discuss his latest book, “Savage Journey,” on the legendary Gonzo journalist.
from Scheer Intelligence
There’s been a lot of mask confusion during the COVID pandemic. What’s the difference between N95, KN95, and KF94? Is double-masking with a cloth and surgical mask effective?
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The Mercury Prize winner, upcoming Grammy nominee, and KCRW 2021 Best Album artist stopped by Anne Backyard for an intimate performance and candid conversation with MBE’s Novena Carmel.
from Anne's Backyard