Books and Culture Editor, LA Times
Books & Culture Editor at the LA Times
latimes.com — Actor/comedian Jeff Garlin performs at a 2007 charity benefit at the Music Box in Hollywood. (Kevin Winter / Getty Images ) "Curb Your Enthusiasm" actor and comedian Jeff Garlin was arrested over the weekend in the alleged smashing of another motorist's windows during a fight over a parking space, LAPD officials said.
livetalksla.org — National Book Award winner Colum McCann is bestselling author of the novels Let the Great World Spin, Zoli, Dancer, This Side of Brightness, and Songdogs, as well as two critically acclaimed story collections. Published in thirty-five languages, he has been named one of Esquire's "Best & Brightest," and his short film Everything in This Country Must was nominated for an Oscar in 2005.
newrepublic.com — Last week, the feminist Internet exploded with censure for the British quarterly Port Magazine. The magazine's transgression? Publishing a cover story about "A New Golden Age" of print media and featuring six white, male editors. It provided visual evidence for what many of us in journalism know to be true: The editors-in-chief of the so-called "thought-leader" publications overwhelmingly have been, and remain, white dudes.
Sign up to discover more journalists who cover Arts and Entertainment, Metro Los Angeles, Media and more.Create An Account
Share This Profile