painter and writer
Lebanese-American painter and writer Rabih Alameddine is a 2002 Guggenheim Fellow. He lives in San Francisco and Beirut.
Rabih Alameddine's The Angel of History takes place as much in the protagonist's head as it does in a psych ward where he checks himself in for a bit of rest while he battles the…
Dec. 15, 2016
Paolo Sorrentino's "The Hand of God" is much less serious than it sounds, though far from frivolous.
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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.
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Assembly member Ash Kalra defends AB 1400, his bill that would establish California universal health care by taxing businesses and citizens.
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“The Every” is the new book by Dave Eggers, a follow-up to his book “The Circle.”