Luminary Dinner with Austin Beutner

Join us for the Los Angeles Review of Books Luminary Dinner featuring Austin Beutner

Superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District,
civic leader, philanthropist, public servant, and business executive to discuss

The Future of Public Education in Los Angeles

Saturday, October 27, 2018
6pm VIP guests
7pm dinner guests

at a private home in Pacific Palisades, address provided upon receipt.

Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, conversation, dinner, presentation

Your ticket directly supports the Los Angeles Review of Books,
a 501(c)(3) public service nonprofit, and is tax-deductible.

If you are unable to attend this event in person but would like to support the conversation around The Future of Public Education in Los Angeles, please consider making a tax-deductible donation to LARB. We appreciate your gift, which supports our mission of promoting civic discourse about our most pressing issues.


Lambda LitFest LA + Patrisse Cullors

Patrisse Cullors, cofounder of Black Lives Matter, joins the LARB Radio Hour’s Eric Newman for a live podcast taping at the festival finale for the Lambda LitFest LA on Saturday, October 6 at 6pm in Plummer Park’s Fiesta Hall. The conversation will address Cullors’ new memoir, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the promise and urgency of queer activism in the Trump era. The conversation will last approximately 35 minutes, followed by an audience Q&A.

The program is presented with the support of the City of West Hollywood’s Arts Division (@WehoArts) as part of the City’s One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival. For more info, visit

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Romance Issue Launch Party

Trump Presidency and the Constitution

LARB & Lynne Tillman

Cantíl: A Venomous Snake

LARB & Les Figues Launch Party

A Life in Letters, Maxine Hong Kingston

A Special Evening with Alan Alda

Steven J. Ross: Hitler in L.A.

Revolutionary Readings @ Lit Crawl