Los Angeles Review of Books
Celebrate the launch of the print edition of the Los Angeles Review of Books! One of L.A.'s best online book sources is now something you can enjoy in real life, too. Four contributors join us to read from their included pieces.
Maria Bustillos is a Los Angeles-based journalist and author of Dorkismo: The Macho of the Dork.
Alex Espinoza was born in Tijuana, Mexico. He came to the United States with his family at the age of two and grew up in suburban Los Angeles. Author of the novel Still Water Saints, he received an MFA from the University of California, Irvine. A recipient of the Margaret Bridgman Fellowship in Fiction at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Espinoza is currently an associate professor of English at California State University, Fresno. His latest book is The Five Acts of Diego Léon.
Ariana Kelly lives and writes in Los Angeles. She is currently working on a collection of linked essays.
Marjorie Perloff is the author of many books on modern and contemporary poetry and poetics, including The Poetics of Indeterminacy: Rimbaud to Cage, The Futurist Moment, Wittgenstein's Ladder, and, most recently, Unoriginal Genius: Poetry by Other Means in the New Century. Her memoir The Vienna Paradox was published in 2004. She is Professor Emerita of English at Stanford University.