What I'm Reading Now 

 

Some things I'm finding important, interesting and engaging these days. 

 

Ronald Brownstein's, ROCK ME ON THE WATER: 1974-The Year Los Angeles Transformed Movies, Music, Television, and Politics

 

NO COMMON GROUND: Confederate Monuments and the Ongoing Fight for Racial Justice, by Karen L. Cox

 

Some periodicals are always worth keeping an eye on for great writing and provocative opinion, including The New York Review of Books, The New Republic and The Atlantic