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Samantha Peale

Lawrence and Kristina Dodge College of Film and Media Arts
First-year Foundations Program


Samantha Peale is the author of the novels The American Painter Emma Dial and the forthcoming This is L.A. Her essays and stories have appeared in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Review of Books, LA Weekly, Modern Painters, and Narrative Magazine, among other places.