author of “The Feral Detective”
American writer of novels, short stories and essays; 2005 MacArthur Fellow. Author of “The Feral Detective”
In Jonathan Lethem’s latest novel, the lead character is Phoebe Siegler, a New Yorker who’s in Southern California to search for a missing friend.
Dec. 5, 2018
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
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"Radioactivity," a biopic that starts to be about Marie Curie, can't resist a cause-and-effect survey of radiation that extends as far afield as Hiroshima, the Nevada Proving Ground…
from Film Reviews
This week on Freeform Friday, KCRW is thrilled to welcome Yukimi Nagano, the brilliant frontwoman for Swedish electro-pop headliners Little Dragon.
Silver Lake’s long-running music venue the Satellite is ending performances and DJ nights.
from Music News
This week on Freeform Friday, we have the pleasure of welcoming musical force Aluna.
CNN’s Jake Tapper and director Rod Lurie discuss the making of “The Outpost,” a new film based on Tapper's book about American soldiers who faced a deadly Taliban attack in…
from The Business
Director Gina Prince-Bythewood found a project that fit into many of the themes she's explored in her films going back to her debut, 2000's "Love & Basketball" in, of all places, the…
from The Treatment
History, autobiography, travelogue—a hybrid form—"Young Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Memoir and a Reckoning", by Alex Halberst.
A major retrospective of artist Ree Morton permanently closes this week at the Institute of Contemporary Art Los Angeles (ICA LA) after being shuttered through the pandemic.
from Arts & Culture Stories
XPRIZE is offering $1 million to designers of a protective face mask that people will actually want to wear.
from Design and Architecture