Historian Robert Winter put Los Angeles on the map.
In this Alta newsletter, we cover what to know for the remainder of California's wildfire season.
This week, Alta's newsletter looks at the ways individual Californians are keeping the state's endangered animals alive.
In this week's newsletter, we spill the secrets of L.A.'s most glamorous vintage eateries with writer and historian David Kipen.
Two-thirds authenticity to one part apocrypha, Musso & Frank Grill turns 100.
Hamlin Garland was the author of more than 40 books, including A Son of the Middle Border, an autobiographical narrative of easterners moving West. Here are excerpts from a pair of his letters.
Luis J. Rodriguez was poet laureate of Los Angeles from 2014 to 2016. He’s the author of eight books of poetry and the founding editor of Tia Chucha Press.
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