Past Events

March 14

J. Kenji López-Alt with Molly Baz (Virtual Event)

J. Kenji López-Alt, the New York Times best-selling author of The Food Lab discusses his new cookbook, The Wok: Recipes and Techniques — one of Time‘s 10 Most Anticipated Cookbooks of 2022 — with Molly Baz. The obsessive mastermind behind one of the decade’s best-selling cookbooks returns with the definitive English-language guide to the science and technique of cooking in a wok.

March 13

Bob Odenkirk with Jack Black

Bob Odenkirk (Mr. Show, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) opens up about the highs and lows of showbiz, his cult status as a comedy writer, and what it’s like to reinvent himself as an action film ass-kicker at fifty.

 

March 10

J. Kenji López-Alt with Molly Baz

J. Kenji López-Alt, the New York Times best-selling author of The Food Lab discusses his new cookbook, The Wok: Recipes and Techniques — one of Time‘s 10 Most Anticipated Cookbooks of 2022 — with Molly Baz. The obsessive mastermind behind one of the decade’s best-selling cookbooks returns with the definitive English-language guide to the science and technique of cooking in a wok.

March 9

Bob Odenkirk with Jack Black

Bob Odenkirk (Mr. Show, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) opens up about the highs and lows of showbiz, his cult status as a comedy writer, and what it’s like to reinvent himself as an action film ass-kicker at fifty.

 

March 7

Mike Schur with Kristen Bell

Mike Schur, the creator of “The Good Place” and the co-creator of “Parks and Recreation”, offers a hilarious, thought-provoking guide to living an ethical life, drawing on 2,400 years of deep thinking from around the world.

March 3

Shaka Senghor with DeVon Franklin

Shaka Senghor, The New York Times bestselling author of Writing My Wrongs, invites men everywhere on a journey of honesty and healing through this book of moving letters to his sons—one whom he is raising and the other whose childhood took place during Senghor’s nineteen-year incarceration.

March 1

Roddy Doyle with Lorrie Moore

Roddy Doyle talks with Lorrie Moore about his brilliantly warm and witty portrait of our pandemic lives, told in ten heartrending short stories. He won the Booker Prizewinning author of Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha.

February 16

Daniel Pink with Susan Cain

Daniel Pink talks to Susan Cain about his new book, “The Power of Regret,” about the transforming power of our most misunderstood yet potentially most valuable emotion: regret. Pink is the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of “When” and “Drive.”

February 15

Sarah J. Maas with Katherine Webber

We welcome Sarah J. Maas back to Live Talks Los Angeles! She continues the sexy, action-packed Crescent City series with House of Sky and Breath, picking up Bryce and Hunt’s adventure where it left off!

February 9

Dean Koontz with Tess Gerritsen

New York Times bestselling master of suspense Dean Koontz talks to Tess Gerritsen about the writing life and his new novel, “Quicksilver.” He takes a surprising and exhilarating road trip with a man in pursuit of his strange past―mile by frightening mile…

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