The iconic film’s futuristic vision of life in 2019 is already in the past.
Elaine Katzenberger reflects on City Lights’ past—and looks to its future.
Upton Sinclair’s 1934 bid for California’s governorship has lessons for today.
It’s tricky to look back posthumously at a writer. So many factors — the substance of her fiction, say, or ...
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New transportation innovations are forcing planners and city officials to rethink everything about how we'll get around in California's cities of the future.
It may seem like overstatement to call Gina Berriault’s “Women in Their Beds” a masterpiece, but that’s what it is.