Bookish Discussion with Charles Yu, Alka Joshi, Matthew Specktor, and Dr. Gretchen Sorin - presented by Southern California News Group

Friday, August 20, 2021 - 5:00pm


Graphic for Bookish - a virtual series of discussion with authors, thinkers and performers. Presented by the Southern California News Group and Bay Area News Group with book spines in the background.

You are invited to a one-hour event featuring conversations with authors, thinkers and performers. 
Discover new book releases, meet interesting people and learn about a variety of topics with host Sandra Tsing Loh, writer, actress and radio personality.

Order a signed book from the authors

Register for the Zoom Event

Sandra Tsing Loh (c) Madeline Peng Miller

Sandra Tsing Loh is the host of BOOKISH, produced by the Southern California News Group. She is the author of several books including The Madwoman and the Roomba, the follow-up to her The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones, which was selected as one of the New York Times' 100 Most Notable Books. A well-known voice on NPR, she is the producer of the Loh Down on Science and a contributing editor at The Atlantic. Her previous book, Mother on Fire, was inspired by her hit solo show about Los Angeles public education. Her other solo shows include Aliens in America and Bad Sex with Budd Kemp.

Register for the Zoom event on Friday, August 20th at 5 pm PT

*Guest are subject to change, signed book plates available while supplies last.*

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Interior Chinatown: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307948472
Availability: Available to Order from Our Warehouse
Published: Vintage - November 17th, 2020

The Secret Keeper of Jaipur Cover Image
ISBN: 9780778331858
Availability: Available to Order from Our Warehouse
Published: Mira Books - June 22nd, 2021

Always Crashing in the Same Car: On Art, Crisis, and Los Angeles, California Cover Image
ISBN: 9781951142629
Availability: Available to Order from Our Warehouse
Published: Tin House Books - July 27th, 2021

Driving While Black: African American Travel and the Road to Civil Rights Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631498695
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: Liveright - December 29th, 2020

The Madwoman and the Roomba: My Year of Domestic Mayhem Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393867466
Availability: Recently On Our Shelves
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 29th, 2021

Moderator Sandra Tsing Loh's "comic appraisal of life at middle age also offers an acerbic reckoning of how the burdens of parenting and housekeeping continue to fall most heavily on women."-- "New York Times Book Review"