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Book calendar events for the week of August 28, 2011

Compiled by Grace Krilanovich


Donald Bakeer: The author of "Crips: The Story of the L.A. Street Gang from 1971-1985" will discuss and sign his new memoir, "I, Too, Can Create Light." Jinga Jinga, 33471/2 W. 43rd Place, L.A. 3 p.m. Free. (213) 392-4530.

James Jean: The illustrator will discuss and sign his new book, "Rebus," with Giant Robot founder Eric Nakamura. Art Catalogues Bookstore at LACMA, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. 4 p.m. Free. (323) 857-6000.

UCLA Extension Writers' Faire: The annual event returns...