Julia Ingalls

Julia Ingalls is primarily an essayist. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Slate, Salon, Dwell, The Nervous Breakdown, The LA Weekly, Forth Magazine, and 89.9 KCRW. She's into it.
LA Stories

Skatepunk Garrison Keillor

“It comes in waves,” Michael Silverblatt tells me. We’re standing next to the new releases section in The Last Bookstore in downtown Los Angeles, a former early twentieth century bank that has been ecstatically retrofitted into…

Pop Culture

High and Low

People create art for many different reasons. For some, art is an intensely private pursuit of self-expression, while others do so to alleviate an acid-burning insecurity. No matter why people decide to create, at some point…