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Readings and Talks

READINGS AND TALKS

Aasif Mandvi—No Land’s Man

In conversation with Reza Aslan

Wednesday, January 28, 7:30 p.m.

Presented as part of Book Soup at the Skirball, comedian Aasif Mandvi (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) discusses his new memoir, No Land's Man, with writer and scholar Reza Aslan.

Admission:

FREE

READINGS AND TALKS

Salon: Émigré Composers

Sunday, February 15, 2:00 p.m.

Join experts and family descendants inside the Light & Noir galleries for an in-depth discussion of some of the remarkable film artists covered in the exhibition. 

Admission:

Included with Museum admission; no reservations

READINGS AND TALKS

Annie Cohen-Solal—Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel

In conversation with Jori Finkel

Thursday, March 19, 8:00 p.m.

Join esteemed writer and academic Annie Cohen-Solal (Sartre: A Life) as she discusses her new biography of artist Mark Rothko with arts reporter Jori Finkel (Art Newspaper, New York Times).

Admission:

FREE; reservations recommended

READINGS AND TALKS

Meline Toumani—There Was and There Was Not

A Journey through Hate and Possibility in Turkey, Armenia,
and Beyond

Tuesday, March 31, 8:00 p.m.

In her profound new memoir, named as one of Huffington Post’s best books for fall 2014, Armenian American author Meline Toumani examines the legacy of the Armenian genocide of 1915 and the complex role it plays in her own identity. 

Admission:

FREE; reservations recommended

READINGS AND TALKS

Robert Landau and Enrique Vidal

Tuesday, April 21, 8:00 p.m.

In conjunction with the exhibition Rock & Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip, photographer Robert Landau and professional billboard painter Enrique Vidal share their fascination with the art of the rock & roll billboard, discussing their respective careers as well as the exhibition.

Admission:

FREE; reservations recommended

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