Jonathan Lethem is a MacArthur "Genius Grant" award-winning author, and a professor of literature at Pomona College. His bestselling novel Motherless Brooklyn was just made into a movie directed by and starring Edward Norton.
Jonathan reads his story "Vivian Relf" at a live performance at Vroman's Bookstore in Pasadena.
Photo by Adrian Cook
California native Cindy Lee Berryhill is a singer-songwriter and a novelist. Chosen for this performance by Jonathan Lethem, Cindy wrote a Ramblin' Jack Elliot-influenced song that she performs live at a house concert in San Diego.
Photo by Richard Kerris