Los Angeles Review of Books

The Los Angeles Review of Books ( LARB ) is a literary review journal covering the national and international book scenes. A preview version launched on Tumblr in April 2011, and the official website followed in April 2012. A print edition premiered in May 2013. [1] Founded by Tom Lutz , Chair of the Creative Writing Department at the University of California, Riverside , the Review seeks to redress the decline in Sunday book supplements by Creating an online “encyclopedia of contemporary literary discussion.” [2] Continue reading