“Not knowing” in media-saturated L.A. is our only universally shared condition. We have a literature about Los Angeles in which a city we partly recog
Among other books, D. J. Waldie is the author of Holy Land: A Suburban Memoir. He also is a contributing writer for Los Angeles magazine and a contributing editor for the Los Angeles Times. He blogs at KCET UpDaily (http://www.kcet.org/user/profile/djwaldie).