A Design Observer Conference

Josh Kun


Josh Kun is a Professor in the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and the Department of American Studies and Ethnicity at USC, where he is Director of the Popular Music Project of the Norman Lear Center. He is an award-winning author and editor of several books, most recently To Live and Dine in L.A.: Menus and the Making of the Modern City and Songs in the Key of Los Angeles, both based on the special collections of the Los Angeles Public Library. As a curator, his exhibitions and installations have appeared at The Grammy Museum, The Museum of Latin American Art, and The Autry National Center, among others.