16 June 2021

Steve Wasserman returns to his roots

Steve Wasserman was born and raised in Berkeley, but launched his literary life in Los Angeles, first as deputy editor of the Los Angeles Times then as the long-time editor of the Los Angeles Times Book Review. He then sampled a rich life among the New York publishing elites. In 2016, Wasserman and his 15,000-book library came home. He talks to us as the publisher of Berkeley’s Heyday Books, an imprint dedicated to social justice and California’s rich history and natural abundance.

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