Glendale Central Library Auditorium
222 E. Harvard St.
Aris Janigian, in This Angelic Land, tells the story of Adam Derderian, a hip, twenty-seven year old bar owner, during his six-day journey through the heart of Los Angeles during the 1992 Rodney King riots. Derderian engages with Armenian gangsters, members of the Nation of Islam, a Hancock Park playboy and a Kurdish scenic artist as he watches his adopted city ransacked and set ablaze.
Free admission, and free, 3-hour parking at The Market Place structure across the street (with validation from the circulation desk).