All Night Menu is a history of Los Angeles told in five installments. Each booklet contains eight addresses; each address reveals a different strand of L.A. culture. By the end of the series, there will be five volumes and forty stories, drawn from all time periods, subcultures, and sections of the city.
The series is written, designed, and published by Sam Sweet. It shares its name with All Night Menu Books, an imprint dedicated to telling L.A. stories.
Volume Two features:
The Lava Lady
Bert Grimm's On The Pike, The Ivy League of American Tattooing
Chet Baker Discovers His Voice at Doris Duke's Falcon Lair
Carmen de Lavallade, Alvin Ailey, and The Lester Horton Dance Theater
The Canoga Origins of BMX - H.T. Tsiang, A Shakespearian Surrealist Above the Hollywood Bus Depot
Skateland, Compton’s First and Last Rollerskating Rink
A Union Station Triptych
68 pages. Paperback. Hand-stamped cover.