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A New Book Finds Beauty in L.A.’s Gleaming Landmarks and Urban Ruins

For podcaster and comedian Jason Horton, loving L.A. Means embracing decay
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A Second–and Final–Kobe Bryant ‘Epoca’ Novel Will Hit Shelves in December

Vanessa Bryant announced the forthcoming 'Epoca: The River of Sand' will be the last installment in the series Kobe created
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Taking a Closer Look at the Lasting Genius of L.A. Architect Paul R. Williams

In a new book, photographer Janna Ireland focuses on the details that made a legend of the first licensed Black architect west of the Mississippi
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This UCLA Professor’s Books on Policing and Prison Used to Be Treated as Radical. Now, Everything’s Changed

Award-winning historian Kelly Lytle Hernández seizes on a moment when the country is suddenly willing to grapple with white supremacy
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Airborne Toxic Event’s Mikel Jollett Talks Twitter, Trump, Creativity, Addiction, and Escaping an L.A. Cult

Before the release of Jollet's New York Times best-selling book ’Hollywood Park,’ Los Angeles mag's editor-in-chief sat down with the musician turned memoirist
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They Held on Through the Pandemic, and Now L.A.’s Black-Owned Bookstores Are Thriving

As people across the country seek out antiracist literature, bookstores like Reparations Club, Eso Won Books, and Malik Books are seeing a huge spike in business

Mikel Jollett’s Surreal Escape from a Drug Rehab-Turned-Cult

In an exclusive excerpt from the Airborne Toxic Event lead singer's highly anticipated memoir, 'Hollywood Park,' two little boys break free

‘Slouching Towards Los Angeles’ Is an Escape to L.A. During Quarantine

Steffie Nelson talks about her Joan Didion-inspired book of essays
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Exclusive: An Explosive New Biography Reveals the Secret that Almost Destroyed Natalie Wood

This excerpt from 'Natalie Wood: The Complete Biography' details how the actress covered for husband Robert Wagner's alleged bisexuality
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Staying in With: Musician KatzĂą Oso

The L.A. synth-pop artist is finding new ways to create and play while staying home