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I bear witness. Kevin Roderick is a corporeal being

Went to Vroman’s tonight. Met Kevin Roderick of L.A. Observed. Brought that cute aforementioned recording kit with me, and recorded the talk that Kevin and his co-author, Eric Linxwiler, gave about their book, Wilshire Boulevard. And, by giving digital audio file back to Kevin, maybe this might push him into podcasting. Or not. But at […]

Mappa Family

Over at The Map Room, a book review of using maps for family history. At my Family Oral History site, I talk lots about how maps might be used as a memory-jogger to elicit stories of one’s past. I guess, in my own case, it’s pretty successful, because I had to stop myself from telling […]

I will finally meet Kevin Roderick

Cause we both may be in the larger LA area, he may have been at the LA Times Festival of Books, but tonight, he’s gonna be at Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena.