Tag: Literature

Genius Loci

The strange alchemy of California’s literary shrines, by Jonah Raskin.

California’s Heyday

The Boom Interview with Malcolm Margolin.

By the Numbers

California in world literature.

California Soul

The Boom Interview: Richard Rodriguez.

Postcards From the Future

Scenes from the utopian north and dystopian south.

Planet of the Future

The Boom interview: Kim Stanley Robinson

Dances with California

Brenda Hillman’s Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire.

LA’s Thirsty Muse

Poets capture the conflicted centenary of the LA Aqueduct in 14 sonnets.

Reading for Liberalism

Before there was Boom or Sunset, there was the Overland Monthly. Its editors hoped it would help transform California’s social landscape.