Last week there was a hubbub over a
One that might is for a 25-minute film adaptation of the story
A project even further from its fundraising goal but closer to us hereabouts is Literary L.A. - a feature documentary. It will feature a veritable who's-who of Los Angeles writer-dom, leading off with our own book critic, David L. Ulin, and including Janet Fitch, Aimee Bender, Jerry Stahl and Steve Erickson (if you look in the credits, my colleague Hector Tobar is there too, with me much further down the page). The film is being produced by the L.A. Review of Books' Tom Lutz and filmmaker Kurt Olerud; as of this writing it has raised about $600 of its $23,000 goal.
The third literary project has been created by, as he says, "simpleminded back-woodsman Alan Moore." But he is in fact the same Alan Moore that created "