“There is no ‘authentic’ culture or neighborhood for these characters…” Hsuan Hsu reviews The Madonnas of Echo Park.
Kimberly Nettles-Barcelón sits down with Chef Tanya Holland for stories of food and place from Oakland’s Brown Sugar Kitchen
Rubén Martínez on his time with the Movimiento por la Paz con Justicia y Dignidad.
Neighborhood change is incremental until it isn’t. Alex Schmidt on financing the familiar.
Elliot Gorn on why to listen to country music while driving around Los Angeles
“Situating his masterpiece in the desert provided…a metaphor for both devastation and restoration.” Rubén Martínez discusses Noah Purifoy.
Profiling California Is a Place, the award-winning video series from directors Drea Cooper and Zackary Canepari
The Teaching Artist Project powerfully demonstrates that hope and resilience can be stimulated by the arts.