Tuesday 23rd September 2014,

Literature in the Inland Empire

Southern California, Inland Empire, Orange County, Los Angeles, San Diego

Notable Residents: James Brown, Author and Professor

Notable Residents: James Brown, Author and Professor

The Inland Empire is host to a lot of different places and people. One thing that a lot of folks in the area don’t realize is how many of our residents are quite notable around the world. We were recently lucky enough to meet up with the author of “The Los Angeles Diaries”, James Brown, [...]

August 28, 2012 John D.

Huck Finn Jubilee 2012

Huck Finn Jubilee 2012

This Father's Day weekend, come relive the life and times of Tom and Huck at the 36th Annual Huck Finn Jubilee in Victorville, CA. Camping, catfishing and Bluegrass music help create an environment to take you back to the 1880's. [...]

April 5, 2012 ThingsToDo

An Evening with Wael Ghonim In Conversation with Reza Aslan

An Evening with Wael Ghonim In Conversation with Reza Aslan

Just one year after the anniversary of the Egyptian revolution, activist Wael Ghonim travels to Los Angeles from Cairo to speak at the ALOUD series to share his experience from the front line of revolution with renowned scholar and writer Reza Aslan. [...]

January 5, 2012 Adina

Dickens Festival 2012 Serves as Time Machine; Tea and Evensong in Riverside

Dickens Festival 2012 Serves as Time Machine; Tea and Evensong in Riverside

The annual Riverside Dickens Festival, like a time machine, will deliver spectators to Victorian England for the era's equivalent of a dinner and a show -- a classic outing in any historic era. The festival runs from Saturday, January 7 to Sunday, January 8, 2012. [...]

December 27, 2011 Kris L.

TEDxUCR – TED Comes to UC Riverside

TEDxUCR – TED Comes to UC Riverside

TEDxUCR, “The Everyday Extraordinary,” comes to UC Riverside on December 3, 2011, from 9am-1pm. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, is open to the public. [...]

November 13, 2011 Adina

An Evening With Joan Didion

An Evening With Joan Didion

A literary icon for Los Angeles and a cultural visionary for the rest of America, the acclaimed author of The White Album, The Year of Magical Thinking, and most recently, Blue Nights, discusses her current work and life in Los Angeles in the 60s. [...]

November 9, 2011 Adina

Prominent UCR Authors Discuss Jewish Identity in Contemporary Literature at UCR Palm Desert

Prominent UCR Authors Discuss Jewish Identity in Contemporary Literature at UCR Palm Desert

On Wednesday, November 2, 2011, a panel of five award winning authors will discuss the hallmarks of Jewish identity in their writing, as well as the historical and contemporary role of the writer in Jewish literature. This special evening will begin with a reception at 5:30 p.m. followed by brief readings from each author and [...]

October 20, 2011 Adina

Ozzy Osbourne at Barnes & Noble in Riverside

Ozzy Osbourne at Barnes & Noble in Riverside

Ozzy Osbourne's national book tour, "Trust Me, I'm Dr. Ozzy: Advice From Rock's Ultimate Survivor," will stop at Barnes & Noble in Riverside on Friday, October 14, 2011. [...]

September 12, 2011 ThingsToDo