Destination morgue: James Ellroy spills LA's crime scene secrets – in pictures
The Guardian has some great photos from LAPD '53 along with commentary.
Los Angeles crime scenes in 1953
For a taste of Ellroy's collaboration with the Los Angeles Police Museum on LAPD '53, visit this image gallery at CNN.
Video Interview with France 24's Encore!
A must-see video as Ellroy opens up to Encore's Mariam Saab about starting over three decades into his literary career, the blurred lines between reality and fiction and the real love of his life.
Ellroy receives 2015 Grandmaster award from the Mystery Writers of AmericaMystery Writers of America
Ellroy to France in May for PERFIDIA
Wednesday, May 6, 7:00 p.m.
Signing at the bookshop La Librairie de Paris.
7 place de Clichy, 75017. Tel: +33 1 45 22 47 81.
Wednesday, May 6, 8:30 p.m.
Public meeting at the Théâtre le Bouffes du Nord.
37 bis Boulevard de la Chapelle, 75010. Tel: +33 1 46 07 34 50.
Thursday, May 7, 6:00 p.m.
Public meeting and signing at the La Fnac Montparnasse bookshop.
136 rue de Rennes, 75006. Tel. +33 825 02 00 20
Friday, May 8, 5:00 p.m.
Conversaton, reading and signing at Le Grand Théâtre Municipal de Bastia.
rue Favalelli. Tel: +33 4 95 34 98 00.
Saturday, May 9, 4:00 p.m.
Conversation, reading and signing at La Médiathèque l'Alcazar.
2 place François Mireur, 13001 Marseille. Tel: +33 4 91 91 80 88.
“Ellroy is not only back in form—he's raised the stakes.”
L.A. Unbound: James Ellroy Interviewed
Ian Johnston sits down with James Ellroy, veteran and pioneer of contemporary crime fiction, non-fiction and the blurring of those lines—the Demon Dog of American literature—to talk about the glossed-over injustice of Japanese-American internment in World War II, expanding Los Angeles across an entire world, and his new novel, Perfidia.
Where’s the Beef? James Ellroy’s Favorite L.A. Spots for Steak
ArticleLos Angeles Magazine
Writer James Ellroy Talks Bachelor Pads, Beethoven, and a Certain Mystery Woman
Perfidia by James Ellroy, book review: The Finnegans Wake of crime novels
James Ellroy’s Perfidia: L.A. noir on steroids
Mysteries: Nights That Live in InfamyThe Wall Street Journal
In the shadow of Pearl Harbor, the murder of four members of a prominent Japanese family sets off a police investigation amid a frenzy of paranoia in Perfidia by James Ellroy.
The Big Sweep
ReviewThe New York Times Book Review
Dennis Lehane on Perfidia:
James Ellroy talks up his new L.A. Quartet
Novelist James Ellroy prides himself on living in the past, and sometimes his obsessive backward gazing pays off. One lonely Saturday night a few years back, he stood at his window in the Ravenswood — the Art Deco apartment on Rossmore Avenue best known for Mae West's longtime residency — and had a vision.
James Ellroy on Glenn Miller's Version of PerfidiaThe Wall Street Journal
A song about betrayal evokes Los Angeles in the 1940s for the author of The Black Dahlia.
Publishers Weekly Reviews Perfidia
James Ellroy's Perfidia a Perfect Start in New L.A. Quartet
ReviewTampa Bay Times
James Ellroy, "Wholesome"? L.A.'s Crime King Lightens Up (a Little) With 'Perfidia'
ArticleThe Hollywood Reporter
Days that Will Live in Infamy: PW Talks with James Ellroy
Playboy Walkabout SeriesPlayboy
James Ellroy, The Art of Fiction No. 201
InterviewThe Paris Review
Interviewed by Nathaniel Rich at The Paris Review