Sarah Vowell

author and social observer

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Author, social observer and regular contributor to This American Life

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Today’s entire show looks deeply at the Boyle Heights neighborhood of LA.

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"A Quiet Place II" picks up where the original--the very original original--left off.

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Locals identify Crenshaw Boulevard as the main artery of Black culture in Los Angeles, while the man it’s named for was white.

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Not a comicbook, but literally illustrated text, “Street Cop,” written by Robert Coover and inhabited by Art Spiegelman.

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Sherry Buchanan, author of “On the Ho Chi Minh Trail,” discusses what she learned about the Vietnam War from the Vietnamese women who survived its frontlines.

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A statewide program called Project Homekey converts motels, hotels, or vacant apartment buildings into long-term supportive housing for people living on the streets.

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You could say "The Dry," a fine Australian thriller, is partly about global warming.

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WE RISE is an initiative from the LA County Department of Mental Health that features 21 art experiences focusing on connection.

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“ A Quiet Place Part II ” had a strong $57 million opening at theaters over Memorial Day weekend.

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