Protest from 4 Former LATBR Editors

[via LA Observed] LOS ANGELES, Calif.–As former editors of the Los Angeles Times Book Review (1975 through 2005), we are dismayed and troubled at the decision by Sam Zell and his managers to cease publishing the paper’s Sunday Book Review. This step signals the end of an era begun 33 years ago when Otis Chandler, then the paper’s publisher and owner, announced the debut of … Continue reading Protest from 4 Former LATBR Editors


From Friday’s LAO: Apparently the last standalone Sunday Book Review-slash-Opinion section will run in the Times on July 27. After that, books coverage will be in Calendar and Sunday’s opinion pieces will run in the A section — and on the web. We reported Wednesday on other sections ending sooner. Continue reading .