Liesl Schwabe explores the upholding of Bengali literary traditions at the 43rd International Kolkata Book Fair.
Los Angeles's Ruskin Art Club celebrates its 130th anniversary this month.
Portuguese artist Ricardo Gouveia honors Native American activist Leonard Peltier at the Main Museum in DTLA.
Louise Steinman on "WE WON’T GO: The L.A. Resistance, Vietnam and the Draft," at the Central Library’s Getty Gallery until August 19.
Mattie Wyndham reflects on corporeality and freedom from shame at a Maggie Nelson reading of "Something Bright, Then Holes" at Skylight Books.
Michael Kurcfeld visits the international photography festival Rencontres D'Arles 2018, and sees it through the bleak lens of the modern cultural zeitgeist.
John Franklin's address to the class of 2018 at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.