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Erica Zora Wrightson

Colman Andrews' My Usual Table Chronicles His Life in Restaurants

American writer, editor and food cognoscente Colman Andrews "grew up in restaurants" and his new memoir My Usual Table eulogizes the dining establishments, and their casts of characters, that evolved his palate and his insatiable hunger for the world's cuisines. Raised in West Los Angeles, Andrews wasn't the child of chefs......
Moses Sumney; Credit: Ryan Orange

Moses Sumney: The One-Man Band

One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2014 issue. Check out our entire People 2014 issue. Twenty-three-year-old singer-songwriter Moses Sumney likes to make music. In bed. Raised in the Inland Empire and Ghana by African Christian-minister parents, a shy young Sumney started writing songs in a notebook,......
Laura Owens; Credit: Kevin Scanlon

Laura Owens: Painting in Space

href="https://www.laweekly.com/microsites/people-2013/" target="_blank">One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2013 issue. Check out our entire People 2013 issue here. On a balmy Saturday morning in March, a smattering of popcorn decorates the cement floor of a large warehouse in Boyle Heights, currently the studio, exhibition and event space......
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Bert Chan: These Shoes Were Made for Tapping

One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2012 issue. Check out our entire People 2012 issue here. Eight is considered a particularly lucky number in Chinese culture, so Bertha "Bert" Chan's 88th birthday on Feb. 8 should have signaled the beginning of her most fortuitous year. Instead,......
Credit: Kevin Scanlon

RJ Mitte: The Good in Breaking Bad

One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2012 issue. Check out our entire People 2012 issue here. When RJ Mitte first moved to Los Angeles at 13, he never imagined he'd be an actor. "Sometimes I think about where I'd be right now if I weren't doing......