LA Stories: Howard Hughes, Starlets, and Outcast Punks in Dystopia

Now she returns to discuss her equally intriguing book, Seduction: Sex, Lies, and Stardom in Howard Hughes Hollywood. First up, hosts Eric Newman, Medaya Ocher, and Kate Wolf welcome back Karina Longworth to the show. Then Nikki Darling drops by to talk about her debut novel, Fade Into You, a coming-of-age tale set in suburban nowhere during the dire days of the early ’90s. Previously, Karina talked about her hugely popular podcast, You Must Remember This, which tells tales of old Hollywood. She profiles the lives of women involved with the mogul, filmmaker, and playboy, and exposes the routine damage done by male power in classic Tinseltown. LA Stories: Howard Hughes, Starlets, and Outcast Punks in Dystopia
By LARB AV –  December 14, 2018

A double dose of SoCal culture, from classic Hollywood in the 1930s & ’40s to the wasteland of the ’90s.