Why We Love Houses

 To introduce Meghan Daum for the night, USC writing teacher Dinah Lenney quoted Nabokov: “Everything that is worthwhile is to some extent subjective.” “I get to quote Nabokov,” she said to the full house at MOCA. “Nevermind that I stumbled on this quote on Facebook.” As Lenney described Daum’s work, “She always manages to speak to larger issues, to the stuff that matters to all of us” by telling her own stories. Daum joined Lenney to chat about her latest book, Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived in That House, and what …