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    September 20, 2022

    Dramatizing the Black Experience

    Vivian J.O. Barnes, Inda Craig-Galván, and Dave Harris

    In the wake of the pandemic, the George Floyd protests, and the country’s ongoing efforts to reconcile its racist past…

    June 29, 2022

    Una noche con Yesika Salgado

    Yesika Salgado

    La emergente superestrella literaria y activista de la positividad corporal se está ganando al mundo por su forma poco convencional…

    June 23, 2022

    Tracy Flick Can’t Win: A Novel

    Tom Perrotta

    Fans of best-selling author Tom Perrotta’s Election will remember the signature character Tracy Flick— Reese Witherspoon’s character from the classic…

    June 16, 2022

    Cult Classic: A Novel

    Sloane Crosley

    Described as “Hilariously insightful and delightfully suspenseful,” Cult Classic, by acclaimed author Sloane Crosley, takes the reader on a journey…

    April 26, 2022

    The Candy House: A Novel

    Jennifer Egan

    From the daring Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist Jennifer Egan, this program will enter the world of The Candy House, her…

    March 22, 2022

    Evoke LA

    Tyree Boyd-Pates, Suyapa Portillo Villeda, and Natalia Molina

    Join MacArthur Fellow and USC Annenberg Professor Josh Kun with the series historians—the Autry’s associate curator Tyree Boyd-Pates, Pitzer professor…

    November 16, 2021

    The Sentence

    Louise Erdrich

    In her stunning and timely new novel, Louise Erdrich creates a wickedly funny ghost story, a tale of passion, of…

    December 2, 2021

    ALOUD Cooks

    Curated by Leslie Jonath

    Food connects us to our past, to our family, our communities and to each other. As we reflect on the…

    January 19, 2022

    Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City

    Andrea Elliott

    What if leaving poverty means abandoning your family, and yourself? Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Andrea Elliott of The New York Times…

    November 9, 2021

    The Matter of Black Lives:
    Writing from The New Yorker

    Jelani Cobb

    Historian and writer Jelani Cobb will present a collection of The New Yorker‘s groundbreaking writing on race in America, from stories of endurance…