James Ellroy

Type: Person
Name: James Ellroy
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Remembered readings

Cleaning out some bookshelves recently, I came across an old hardback. The colourful paper jacket had long gone but I recognized the book even before I read the title. Silverfish had mauled the pages but with extremely limited success. I cleaned the precious ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Days that Will Live in Infamy: PW Talks with James Ellroy

How long have you been considering writing a second L.A. Quartet?I have been brain-broiling the Second L.A. Quartet for half a decade. The L.A. Quartet—The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, L.A. Confidential, and White Jazz—covered 1946 to 1958 in Los Angeles. ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Postcard from... Los Angeles

Anyone who lives in or visits Los Angeles and is interested in its history as a movie town ought to seek out and watch the 2003 documentary Los Angeles Plays Itself. A 169-minute cinematic essay by filmmaker, academic and Angeleno Thom Andersen, it is ... [Published The Independent - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Chrissy Teigen Feasts at Jack’s Wife Freda; Lana Del Rey Has Breakfast at Caffe Dante

In this week's installment of Celebrity Settings, breakfast really, truly seemed to be the most important meal of the day, with supermodel Chrissy Teigen feasting on eggs and tomato salad at and Lana Del Rey tucking into a morning meal at the in the West ... [Published New York Magazine - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Drinking as a (Hard-Boiled) State of Mind

I just got back from a week and a half in Los Angeles, specifically at the glorious Santa Monica beach. I devoted much of my time there to contemplating the ocean, and to rereading the works of Raymond Chandler — one of my favorite writers and, as it ... [Published National Review - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Writing Fiction in the Sticks

Growing up in the lonesome landscapes of Vermont and Oklahoma left this author with a lifelong love of rural life, even including snakes and scorpions.When I think of writers and place, I first think of the great city writers, like James Ellroy, Paul ... [Published Daily Beast - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Beverly Hills Cop, 5 Other Movie Cops We’d Like To Revisit

Beverly Hills Cop Axel Foley is returning to the big screen after grossing close to $800 million worldwide throughout the life of the series. True, the third one was weak and the recent CBS pilot was not picked up, but a fourth film still excites our ... [Published Forever Geek - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

News in brief round-up

A round-up of this week’s news in brief.Neon artist Chris Bracey has collaborated with Vauxhall to create a social media campaign for its Mokka vehicle. Based around the strapline ‘Don’t Blend In’, each piece illustrates a phrase chosen by consumers online, ... [Published Design Week - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Printers Ball makes a case for ink and paper

No need to break out a tux or gown; the Printers Ball is a casual celebration of the printed medium. Now in its tenth year, the event kicks off Saturday at 4 PM with readings by regulars of the Danny's and Dollhouse series, Brain Frame artists doing live ... [Published Chicago Reader - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Fall 2014 Announcements: Mysteries & Thrillers: Trouble in L.A.

Perfidia is the first book in what will be James Ellroy’s Second L.A. Quartet. Set over 23 days in December 1941, it exposes a deep, unsettling web of crime and violence that threatens to engulf Los Angeles in the wake of the Japanese attack on Pearl ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Solving the Unsolved: True Crime 2014

The premise described above doesn’t come from Michael Connelly or James Ellroy; the murder victim was none other than William Desmond Taylor, the popular president of the Motion Picture Directors Association, who was gunned down in 1922 inside his bungalow. ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Mar 03 2014 - Updated Mar 03 2014 - 1 reports

Today in History: March 4, 2014

Today is the 63rd day of 2014 and the 74th day of winter.TODAY’S HISTORY: In 1789, the first session of the United States Congress was held in New York City as the new Constitution took effect.In 1791, Vermont was admitted as the 14th U.S. state.In 1933, ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Mar 03 2014]

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Remembered readings [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 27 2014]
Days that Will Live in Infamy: PW Talks with Ja... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 26 2014]
Postcard from... Los Angeles [Published The Independent - Jul 22 2014]
Chrissy Teigen Feasts at Jack’s Wife Freda; Lan... [Published New York Magazine - Jul 18 2014]
Drinking as a (Hard-Boiled) State of Mind [Published National Review - Jul 15 2014]
Writing Fiction in the Sticks [Published Daily Beast - Jul 11 2014]
Beverly Hills Cop, 5 Other Movie Cops We’d Like... [Published Forever Geek - Jul 03 2014]
News in brief round-up [Published Design Week - Jun 27 2014]
Printers Ball makes a case for ink and paper [Published Chicago Reader - Jun 23 2014]
Fall 2014 Announcements: Mysteries & Thrillers:... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jun 21 2014]
Solving the Unsolved: True Crime 2014 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 19 2014]
Today in History: March 4, 2014 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Mar 03 2014]
Killing Kennedy: Mysteries & Thrillers Fall 2013 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Nov 15 2013]
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