A bimonthly print magazine and constantly updated website dealing with the nation’s biggest issues—with a focus on economics, society and justice, education, and the environment—by paying particular interest to what shapes human behavior.
The nonprofit Futurity site features the latest discoveries by scientists at top research universities in the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia.
Author of Slow Days, Fast Company and other works of fiction; journalist; and legendary raconteur.
Nonprofit, multimedia literary and cultural arts magazine created in response to the disappearance of the traditional newspaper book review supplement. Contributors include T.C. Boyle, Jeffrey Eugenides, Michael Pollan, Kevin Starr, Greil Marcus, James Franco, Antonio Damasio, Mike Davis, John Rechy, Reza Aslan, Jonathan Gold, Carolyn See, Janet Fitch, Jane Smiley, Eric Lax, and Jonathan Lethem.
Libros Schmibros is a lending library and bookshop, a nonprofit collaborative project that brings low- and no-cost reading to residents of its Boyle Heights neighborhood and greater Los Angeles. It was started by David Kipen, former director of literature for the National Endowment for the Arts.
Author of Less Than Zero, American Psycho, Lunar Park, and other novels; screenwriter; podcaster; and Twitterer.
Non-profit membership organization made up of writers who work west of the Mississippi. One of two centers for PEN International in the United States and the third largest in the world, PEN Center USA strives to protect the rights of writers around the world, to stimulate interest in the written word, and to foster a vital literary community among the diverse writers living in the western United States.
Nom de plume of Susan Hayden, poet and producer of a monthly reading and performance series at the Ruskin Group Theatre at the Santa Monica Airport.
The nation’s leading advocate for writers’ interests in effective copyright protection, fair contracts, and free expression. It provides legal assistance and a broad range of web services to its members.
The Poetry Foundation, publisher of Poetry magazine, is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. A great site to find poems, poets, poetry news, articles, and book reviews.