New books on the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, reviewed by Elizabeth Logan.
A critical appreciation, by Josh Stephens.
New prints by Tom Killion.
Photographs by Dugan Aguilar.
Explore Richard Walker and Suresh Lodha’s new atlas, which shows a new California in the making. It maps the economic, social, and political trends of a state struggling to maintain its leadership and to continue to offer its citizens the promise of prosperity.
Brenda Hillman’s Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire.
Junípero Serra at the Huntington Library through January 6.
Trees in Paradise: A California History by Jared Farmer reviewed.
The 1992 Los Angeles riots had roots not in Rodney King but in a killing that brought three very different women to a violent intersection a year earlier.
Before there was Boom or Sunset, there was the Overland Monthly. Its editors hoped it would help transform California’s social landscape.