CONGRATS TO THE 2020 NOMINEES
WINNERS ANNOUNCED / APRIL 16TH / 5:00PM
Robert Kirsch Award • Innovator’s Award • The Christopher Isherwood Prize • Learn More…
SAT 4/17 :: 5:00p
Join Walter Mosley, Ron Brownstein, David L. Ulin for this kaleidoscopic view of Los Angeles in the late 60s and early 70s looking at culture and politics across the Black and white communities.
MON 4/19 :: 5:00p
Richard Thompson, "Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975" in Conversation with RJ Smith. Plus, Richard has graciously agreed to play two songs!
Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas, "Wow in the World," with Zooey Deschanel
Hosted by Yvonne Villareal
Podcast hosts Raz and Thomas take readers on a fact-filled journey through the human body with Award-Winning Actress Zooey Deschanel. Featuring hilarious illustrations, jokes, photos, quizzes, and experiments to better understand your own body!
Meena Harris, "Ambitious Girl"
Conversation with Mary McNamara
Anyone who's ever been underestimated or overshadowed will find inspiration in this empowering new picture book from bestselling author Meena Harris. This is a timely and inspiring must-read for every little girl!
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Co-author of "Food Between Friends: A Cookbook"
Conversation with Matt Brennan
Best friends Jesse Tyler Ferguson, star of Modern Family, and recipe developer Julie Tanous pay homage to their hometowns as they whip up modern California food with Southern and Southwestern spins in their debut cookbook.
Richard Thompson, "Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975"
Conversation with RJ Smith
Richard has graciously agreed to play two songs!
In his memoir, Richard recreates the spirit of the 1960s, where he found, and then lost, and then found his way again. This legendary British folk musician takes us back to the late 1960s, a period of great change and creativity.
Don Lemon, "This is the Fire: What I Say to My Friends About Racism"
Conversation with Greg Braxton
The host of CNN Tonight with Don Lemon -- America’s only Black prime-time anchor -- brings an urgent, deeply personal, riveting plea, he shows us all how deep our problems lie, and what we can do to begin to fix them. In conversation with L.A. Times staff writer Greg Braxton.