1970s Literary ‘It’ Girl Eve Babitz Is Having a Renaissance—at 76

The typically press-shy author opens up about her racy past, her current politics, and how she really feels about being a millennial feminist icon
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Why ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Stars Tom and Ariana Will Never Get Married

The couple has a new house in the Valley, a new cocktail book on shelves, and a fresh season of drama on the horizon
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When Celebs Want Rare Books, This Is Where They Go

A former actor and his son have spent 20-plus years stocking first editions at Mystery Pier Books
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Stassi Schroeder Wants Women to Embrace Their “Basic Bitch” Tendencies

Sometimes you just want to talk about The Bachelor. This Vanderpump Rules star gets that.

Karla T. Vasquez Created an Instagram Account to Preserve Her Salvadoran Roots

The woman behind SalviSoul will be at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books to discuss food as cultural preservation

A Former Party Crasher Explains How He Infiltrated Some of Hollywood’s Most Elite Events

"The toughest are the Globes and the Oscars, of course. But nothing is impossible," according to Adrian Maher
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Justine Bateman Gets Why You Want to Be Famous

The actress-turned-author revisits her first book, Fame, at the L.A. Times Festival of Books
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In 1970s Hollywood, These Black Actresses Ruled the Screen

A first look inside movie historian Donald Bogle's new book about black cinema history
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How Well Do You Know Griffith Park? A New Guidebook Explores Its Every Nook and Cranny

Just in time for the reopening of L.A.'s trails, hiking expert Casey Schreiner releases the first in-depth guide to Griffith Park