University of California, Berkeley
Emeritus professor at the University of California, Berkeley
Senior citizens all over the U.S. and Canada are getting duped by a massive Montreal-based phone scam in which the callers pretend to be distressed grandchildren.
Sep. 15, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
This week: see art interacting with life at Descanso Gardens; immerse yourself in traditional Japanese folk art; celebrate black artists with live performances that express the Soul…
Jul. 15from Design and Architecture
The small city of Downey ballooned in size in the 1960s, as thousands of scientists, engineers and blue collar workers designed and built the capsule that transported astronauts to the…
Jul. 15from Greater LA
Disney's remake of "The Lion King" looks like the real thing--animation that simulates real life in astonishing detail.
Jul. 19from Film Reviews
The poetry in Ariana Reine’s A Sand Book is centered around the theme of hiding: running away and trying to escape.
Jul. 19from Bookworm
Sarah Scott was a working actress in Hollywood with the usual ups and downs of a life in the entertainment industry.
Jul. 19from The Business
In some of Jonathan Gold’s favorite culinary-centric films, food isn’t always as it seems.
Jun. 8, 2018from Good Food on the Road
The 71st Emmy Nominations are out. Get the full list and click through to listen to interviews with some of your favorite creators in television.
Jul. 16from Arts & Culture Stories
The Annenberg Space for Photography's new exhibit, "Contact High," pays tribute to some of hip-hop’s greatest stars in all their glory and behind the scenes.
Jul. 16from Greater LA
President Trump had promised huge sweeps of undocumented immigrants over the weekend. But reports say ICE made only a handful of arrests.
Jul. 15from Press Play with Madeleine Brand