Wandering the past and present of downtown L.A.
David L. Ulin is the author, most recently, of Sidewalking: Coming to Terms with Los Angeles. It was longlisted for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay. His novel Ear to the Ground, written with Paul Kolsby, will be published in April. A 2015 Guggenheim Fellow, he is the former book critic and book editor of the Los Angeles Times. Photo credit: Noah Ulin.