• In the Country We Love Diane Guerrero

    Diane Guerrero—In the Country We Love

    Tuesday, May 10, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE

    Don’t miss Diane Guerrero, best known for her roles on the hit television shows Orange Is the New Black and Jane the Virgin, at the Skirball. In conversation with Angelica Salas, director of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA), Guerrero will discuss her new book, In the Country We Love, and the issues surrounding undocumented residents in the United States.

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  • Inside Baseball with Larry King and Tommy Lasorda

    Thursday, May 19, 7:30 p.m.*

    $20 General; $15 Members; $12 Full-Time Students

    Join media icon and baseball enthusiast Larry King and legendary Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda for a dynamic and expansive conversation about baseball in LA.

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  • Siddhartha Mukherjee

    Siddhartha Mukherjee—The Gene

    Wednesday, May 25, 8:00 p.m.

    FREE

    The gene is the fundamental unit of heredity and the basic unit of all biological information. It also is, according to Pulitzer Prize–winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee (The Emperor of All Maladies), one of the most dangerous ideas in the history of science. Join Mukherjee, author of the new book The Gene: An Intimate History, to explore the possibilities—and perils—of gene manipulation.

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  • Baseball Stories

    Baseball Stories

    Sundays, June 5, July 10, August 7, 2:30 p.m.

    In conjunction with Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American and The Unauthorized History of Baseball in 100-Odd Paintings: The Art of Ben Sakoguchi, listen to a starting lineup of baseball aficionados discuss their unique perspectives on the sport. First at bat is veteran Dodgers scout Artie Harris, who will explain the role of scouts and share insider stories of Los Angeles baseball from the Hollywood Stars to the 2016 Dodgers.

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  • Moby

    Moby—Porcelain: A Memoir

    Friday, June 24, 8:00 p.m.

    $28 plus tax (includes one ticket and one book)

    What are the odds that a poor, skinny white kid from Connecticut—and a devout Christian, vegan, and teetotaler to boot—would make it as a DJ and musician in the drug-fueled hedonistic NYC club scene of the late 1980s and early 1990s? Moby, one of the most interesting and iconic musicians of our time, discusses this unlikely story, the subject of his new memoir, Porcelain, with KCRW’s Jason Bentley.

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