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These podcasts are recorded live in Los Angeles Central Library's Mark Taper Auditorium as part of the award-winning ALOUD at Central Library speaker series presented by the Library Foundation of Los Angeles. ALOUD podcasts are updated on a weekly basis. Initial funding for ALOUD podcasts was made possible by Arent Fox LLP.


Greg Goldin, Christopher Hawthorne, Mia Lehrer, Sam Lubell, Alan Hess
July 30, 2013
Arts & Entertainment, California/The West, Essay/Memoir, Fiction/Literature, History/Bio
J. Mark Beaver, Rachael Kahn, Mindy Nettifee, Cece Peri, Brian Sanders, Brooke Sprowl
June 26, 2008
Billy Burgos, Peter Eirich, Erica Erdman, Ro Gunetilleke, Cathie Sandstrom, Mary Torregrossa
April 29, 2009
Erika Ayon, David Eadington, Dina Hardy, Georgia Jones-Davis, Russell Salamon, MIke Sonksen
June 30, 2010
Lory Bedikian, Cassandra Love, Sherman Pearl, Anthony Seidman, Mehnaz Turner, A. Razor
July 7, 2011
Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo, Mia Carli, Paul Lieber, Angela Peñaredondo, Verónica Reyes, Rolland Vasin
July 24, 2012
Thomas Levenson
May 25, 2010
History/Bio, Science/Nature
Poet and essayist Ocean Vuong
Ocean Vuong, Viet Thanh Nguyen
March 13, 2017
Debra Gerod, Jenna Hornstock, Eugene Moy, Marlyn Musicant, Kevin Roderick
May 29, 2014
Arts & Entertainment, California/The West, History/Bio, Social Sci/Politics
Laurel Braitman, Kathryn Bowers, Dr. Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, Sanden Totten
July 10, 2014
Arts & Entertainment, Fiction/Literature, Others, Science/Nature, Social Sci/Politics
Eleanor Coppola
May 8, 2008
Arts & Entertainment, Essay/Memoir
Phillip Lopate
June 4, 2009
Biography, Essay/Memoir
Geneva Overholser, Susan Stamberg
January 11, 2011
Arts & Entertainment, California/The West, Social Sci/Politics
Maritza Sanchez
Víctor Cata, Zackary Drucker, Maritza Sanchez
November 14, 2017
Arts & Entertainment
Chang-rae Lee, Charles Yu
January 15, 2015
September 16, 2011
Tracy K. Smith, Lynell George
May 28, 2015
Essay/Memoir, Fiction/Literature, Poetry
Richard Powers, Michael Silverblatt
January 28, 2014
Fiction/Literature, Science/Nature
Tobias Wolff
April 28, 2008
Fiction/Literature, Essay/Memoir
Panther Alier, Craig Walzer, Rana Lintotawela
December 11, 2008
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