AirTalk for June 17, 2002

The Last American Man

Larry Mantle is joined by Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of The Last American Man (Viking), a critically-acclaimed portrait of a present day Davy Crockett named Eustace Conway. Eustace Conway himself also joins Larry Mantle for a rare interview.
What is it about LA that inspires people to refer to it by such monikers as La La Land, Hollyweird, Plastic Land, or even Paradise with a Lobotomy? Larry Mantle examines the culture of Los Angeles through its urban myths legends and scandalous rumors with Paul Young, author of LA Exposed (St. Martins Press).
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