WHAT: Visions and Voices: The USC Arts and Humanities Initiative
WHO: Radio personality Ira Glass
WHEN: 7 p.m.
WHERE: USC Bovard Auditorium
WHY: The This American Life host blows through town for a night of funny, powerful stories. Click here for ticket information.
WHAT: Letters from Iwo Jima script-writer Iris Yamashita gives a talk.
WHO: Iris Yamashita and Justin Lin
WHEN: 12 p.m.
WHERE: USC, for exact location, click here.
WHY: Because hers is a ridiculously enviable career.
WHAT: Bill Clinton book signing for Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World
WHO: Lots of guys in black suits with funny ear pieces.
WHEN: 2 p.m.
WHY: Because it’s nice to remember we had a real president once.
WHAT: Nikki Sixx, member of Motley Crue, signing copies of Heroin Diaries
WHO: Your old high school boyfriend.
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
WHY: If you meet a girl there, you know she’s the one.