Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.

This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.

Arts and Entertainment

LA Times Festival of Books Announced

Stories like these are only possible with your help!
You have the power to keep local news strong for the coming months. Your financial support today keeps our reporters ready to meet the needs of our city. Thank you for investing in your community.
5b2c5afd4488b300092808e4-original.jpg

The weekend of April 26 is more than a month out, but one of the coolest festivals in this city has recently launched their updated schedule for this year's literary fête -- the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. The event, which is the same weekend as Coachella, is full of panels, stage readings, booksellers, publishers and literary organizations. It costs to get into Tickets with a nominal fee of 75-cents are needed for the panels (some may sell out quickly -- tix available starting April 20), otherwise it's totally free.

As to the blogLAsphere, Markland at blogging.la rounds up which local bloggers who you can see on stage, including LAist's and Jacket Copy's very own Carolyn Kellogg.

Extra cool: A thorough how-to on getting their via public transit

Support for LAist comes from

Photo by nailmaker via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr