Judy Collins is a folk music legend whose influence on the music of the 60’s and 70’s is infinite and profound.
Writers Bloc is honored to host for the public of Los Angeles, United States Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the first Hispanic to sit on the United States Supreme Court.
SOLD OUT! Calvin Trillin has rescheduled with Writers Bloc! Writers Bloc is delighted to present Calvin Trillin with Paula Poundstone, a high octane comedy pairing if ever there was one.
There will always be an England. Simon Winchester, internationally respected bestselling author of such great works of non-fiction as The Professor and the Madman, Krakatoa: The Day The Earth Exploded, and so many others, is an author whose fascination with science makes for some terrific books for even readers who are not generally inclined to read about geology or geo-politics all over the world.
High Fidelity. About A Boy. A Long Way Down. Nick Hornby’s novels are unquestionably hilarious, often terribly poignant, and always terrific, and they define a time and place in our literary era.
David Thomson is a film critic, film historian, and cultural critic. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film is a modern classic, and was voted by critics and writers to be the most valuable film book of all time. It also made it clear that David Thomson is one of the great film authorities of all time as well. It’s a given that his Biographical Dictionary is a must-have to anyone who wants a quick reference to who-did-what-when in a movie or television show, despite the…