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Notebook on Cities and Culture: Episodes

<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in the Hollywood Hills with Geoff Nicholson, author of such nonfiction books&nbsp;</span><span>as&nbsp;</span><em>The Lost Art of Walking</em><span>&nbsp;and its more recent follow-up&nbsp;</span><em>Walking in Ruins</em><span>&nbsp;as well as novels like&nbsp;</span><em>Bleeding ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down at UCLA with Jon Christensen, editor of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.boomcalifornia.com/"><em>Boom: A Journal of California</em></a>, the recently re-launched magazine from the University of California Press. They discuss the meaning, if any, of the phrase "he lives in California" ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down in Culver City with Matt Novak, author of&nbsp;<a href="http://paleofuture.gizmodo.com/">Paleofuture</a>, a&nbsp;blog that looks into the future that never was. They discuss what goes through is mind when he sees LAX's Theme Building; why 1960s visions of jetpacks and flying ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Santa Monica with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.jasonboog.com/">Jason Boog</a><span>, former publishing editor a Mediabistro and author of&nbsp;</span><em>Born Reading: Bringing Up Bookworms in a Digital Age.</em><span>&nbsp;They discuss what freaks us out about ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down in Sawtelle (also known as Los Angeles' "Little Osaka") with Eric Nakamura, founder of Asian-American aesthetic culture and lifestyle brand&nbsp;<a href="http://www.giantrobot.com/">Giant Robot</a>. They discuss the differences between the Sawtelle he grew up in and the Sawtelle ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Venice with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://geoffdyer.com/" target="_blank"><span class="il">Geoff</span>&nbsp;<span class="il">Dyer</span></a><span>, author of books all across the spectrum between fiction and non-fiction on such subjects as jazz, photography, travel, ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Mar Vista with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://la.streetsblog.org">Streetsblog Los Angeles</a><span>&nbsp;founder Damien Newton (and his young daughter). They discuss what Los Angeles transportation culture looked like from a distance before he came here (nonexistent); ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Mar Vista with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://luskin.ucla.edu/edward-soja">Edward Soja</a><span>,&nbsp;</span><span>Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Urban Planning at UCLA and author of such books as&nbsp;</span><em>Postmodern Geographies: The Reassertion of Space ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down under the cafeteria at Santa Monica College with beloved Los Angeles radio personality Madeleine Brand, now host of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kcrw.com/etc/programs/pp"><em>Press Play</em></a>&nbsp;on KCRW, formerly of NPR's&nbsp;<em>Morning Edition</em>,&nbsp;<em>All Things ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down in Los Angeles' Miracle Mile district with photographer&nbsp;<a href="http://www.markedwardharris.com">Mark Edward Harris</a>, author of such books as&nbsp;<em>Inside North Korea</em>,&nbsp;<em>Inside Iran</em>,&nbsp;<em>The Art of the Japanese Bath</em>, and&nbsp;<em>Faces ...
<p><span>C0lin Marshall sits down at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.ethanelkind.com">Ethan Elkind</a><span>, an attorney who researches and writes on environmental law</span><span>&nbsp;and the author of&nbsp;</span><em>Railtown: The Fight ...
<p>Colin Marshall sits down in Santa Monica with architect and urban designer&nbsp;<a href="http://suisman.com">Doug Suisman</a>, author of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.laboulevard.com"><em>Los Angeles Boulevard: Eight X-Rays of the Body Public</em></a>, soon out in a new 25th anniversary edition. They discuss ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down at&nbsp;</span><a href="http://monocle.com"><em>Monocle</em></a><span>&nbsp;magazine's offices</span><span>&nbsp;in Marylebone, London with Andrew Tuck, editor of the magazine, host of its podcast&nbsp;</span><em><a href="http://monocle.com/radio/shows/the-urbanist/">The ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Knightsbridge, London with Jacques Testard, founding editor of the quarterly arts journal&nbsp;</span><em>The White Review</em><span>. They discuss the re-issue of&nbsp;</span><em>Nairn's Towns</em><span>&nbsp;featuring past guest&nbsp;</span><a href="http://blog.colinmarshall.org/?p=2186">Owen ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in London's West End with Melvyn Bragg,&nbsp;</span><span>Lord</span><span>&nbsp;Bragg of Wigton, host of Sky Arts 1's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.sky.com/tv/show/the-south-bank-show"><em>The South Bank Show</em></a>&nbsp;and BBC Radio 4's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qykl"><em>In ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Hackney, London with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.iainsinclair.org.uk">Iain Sinclair</a><span>, author of numerous books, all rooted in London and all operating across the spectrum of fiction to nonfiction, including</span><span>&nbsp;</span><em>Downriver</em><span>,&nbsp;</span><em>Lights ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Winchester, England with&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.peterdsmith.com">PD Smith</a><span>, author of books on science, literature, superweapons, and, most recently,&nbsp;</span><em>City: A Guidebook for the Urban Age</em><span>. They discuss whether London has ...
<p><span>The Kickstarter drive for <em>Notebook on Cities and Culture</em>'s Korea Tour has nearly reached its halfway point. But we still have over $3300 of the budget left to raise. If you want to hear Notebook on Cities and Culture go beyond season four and on to a whole season of in-depth conversations ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down for bangers and mash in Woolwich, London, England, with writer on political aesthetics&nbsp;</span><a href="https://twitter.com/owenhatherley">Owen Hatherley</a><span>, author of the books&nbsp;</span><em>Militant Modernism</em><span>,&nbsp;</span><em>A Guide to the ...
<p><span>Colin Marshall sits down in Canterbury, England with Jack Hues, founding member of the rock band&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.wangchung.com">Wang Chung</a><span>&nbsp;and jazz band The Quartet. Wang Chung's latest album&nbsp;</span><em>Tazer Up</em><span>&nbsp;came out in 2012, and The Quartet's ...
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