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Feb.06.2011 - 1:14 pm
posted by Cheryl L Snell
We drown in the details— what to bring to potluck, where to meet for coffee. There’s a Starbuck’s on the corner where we once sold lemonade, our homemade sign coming apart in an attic somewhere. We...
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Nov.09.2011 - 5:24 pm
posted by Erica Jong, Ph.D.
"At the time I wrote Fear of Flying," recalls Erica Jong, "there was not a book that said women are romantic, women are intellectual, women are sexual—and brought all those things together."...
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Aug.19.2011 - 1:42 pm
posted by Larry R. Smith
Here a short poem video I've made this day to share. It uses my poem WALKING A FIELD INTO EVENING which has been printed in several places, most recently in Yoga International magazine. Peace
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Apr.08.2011 - 12:06 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Strand Book Store, New York- February 23, 2011
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Aug.03.2009 - 8:46 am
posted by John Y. Cole
Confessions of a Loyal Librarian Redroom.com presents exclusive video of John Y. Cole, a historian of the Library of Congress and founding director of its Center for the Book. John has worked at the...
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Dec.29.2010 - 9:43 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
Celebrated author Salman Rushdie talks to NDTV's Barkha Dutt on his latest book Luka and the Fire of Life. Rushdie says his new book is a product of the strong desire of his younger son Milan.
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May.30.2011 - 2:33 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam reads his essay, "Afghanistan Can't Wash Away Vietnam" from "New California Writing" - an anthology of writing about California by Californian Writers. He is the author of East Eats West:...
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Nov.28.2010 - 4:29 pm
posted by Midge Raymond
A cautionary tale about husband-and-wife authors, "Love in the Time of Amazon.com," by John Yunker and Midge Raymond. And a book trailer (of sorts) for The Tourist Trail by John Yunker and Forgetting...
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Jul.25.2012 - 12:36 pm
posted by China Galland
Resurrecting Love: The Cemetery That Can Heal a Nation documents the powerful racial conflict over the right to visit cemeteries and to know your ancestors.  This work in progress follows two...
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Nov.21.2013 - 11:45 am
posted by Caroline Leavitt
I made a ten minute video talking about my NYT and US Today bestselling novel IS THIS TOMORROW.  How I never gave up. Funny research. Why a meatloaf train is a showstopper meal in the 1950s, and...
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Nov.19.2013 - 4:30 pm
posted by C. B. Murphy
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Nov.18.2013 - 4:55 pm
posted by Joan Cartwright
Who is Joan Cartwright? Jazz/Blues Musician & Vocalist @ www.joancartwright.com  Composer & Lyricist Author & Poet Herstorian @ www.lulu.com/spotlight/divajc Performer•Producer•...
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Nov.15.2013 - 2:09 pm
posted by C. B. Murphy
C. B. Murphy discusses his novel-in-progress Bardo Zsa Zsa. In the spirit Vonnegut's speculative fiction, Murphy follows the Heaven's Gate cult as it successfully arives on its UFO destination....
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Nov.15.2013 - 9:55 am
posted by Meg Waite Clayton
A video peek at The Wednesday Daughters, by New York Times bestseller Meg Waite Clayton.
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Nov.13.2013 - 12:46 pm
posted by Toby Tate
When Daniel Ivanov's father dies in a freak accident, he inherits all his worldly possessions, including a hand-woven Anatolian prayer rug whose bright colors and elaborate designs have been...
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Nov.12.2013 - 1:45 pm
posted by Cynthia Neale
Hemingway posed for beer ads, Walt Whitman self-published Leaves of Grass and wrote his own reviews under a pseudonym; In 1887, Guy de Maupassant sent up a hot-air balloon over the Seine with the...
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Dec.12.2008 - 5:05 pm
posted by Jena Pincott
CBS Early Show on "Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes?" and the Science of Romance and MHC genes
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Mar.27.2009 - 11:24 pm
A talk, reading and interview featuring the novel Mistress of Spices (now a feature film). Divakaruni discusses the unique style she creates in Mistress of Spices, combining poetry and prose, and the...
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Jan.06.2010 - 10:42 pm
posted by Sam Barry
Sam Barry, author of How to Play the Harmonica: and Other Life Lessons, demonstrates the regular and the playful way to vacuum the floor. Buy the book: Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/How-Play-...
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Apr.20.2008 - 1:43 pm
posted by Byron V. Acohido
Tech security reporter Byron Acohido outlines the rising threat we all face as the Internet becomes a larger part of our lives.
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Jul.28.2012 - 10:27 am
posted by Collin Kelley
Reading "The Virgin Mary Appears In A Highway Underpass" at the Polari reading series at Southbank Centre in London on June 11, 2012. Filmed by Donna Kile.
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May.03.2008 - 1:10 am
posted by Jim Malusa
Jim Malusa bicycled to the lowest point on six continents, and lived to tell the tale in his travelogue, Into Thick Air. Now, back home in Arizona, he takes a bicycle tour to the lowest point in...
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Nov.18.2011 - 12:07 am
posted by Luke James
Luke James reads from Stairway To Nowhere - the first show that Fashion played was a gatecrashed opening spot at a Mekons gig at Birmingham's Bournbrook Hotel in 1978. Before the show Luke and...
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Mar.23.2011 - 11:44 am
posted by Thomas Keller
Chef Thomas Keller's presentation at TEDx East in Fall of 2010.
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