Articles tagged los angeles history

Up From Obscurity: ‘Black Los Angeles American Dreams and Racial Realities’

A less celebrated Los Angeles comes to light in these essays, a place of people thought to be walk-on players in city history, people whose DNA in the region -- socially, culturally and literally -- indicates a full starring role.

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The Romantic Nightmare in Alfred Döblin's 'Bright Magic'

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"The stories in this collection are circular, puzzling; they often end as cruelly as they do quietly, the characters and their journeys extinguished with poisonous calm.

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