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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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Aug.23.2011 - 6:25 pm
posted by Robert Sward
Robert Sward reads his poem 'This is a Father', the last peom in the book, "God Is In The Crack" Robert's new book of poetry, 'New and Selected Poems, 1957-2011', to be published by Red Hen Press...
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Aug.23.2011 - 4:25 pm
posted by Kelli Stanley
Book trailer for CITY OF SECRETS, the next Miranda Corbie novel.
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Aug.23.2011 - 1:00 pm
posted by Arlene Goldbard
Q&A with audience following keynote speech.
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Aug.23.2011 - 12:53 pm
posted by Arlene Goldbard
Keynote address at APASO’s annual conference, hosted by the Greater Austin Creative Alliance at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center: “The Wellspring: How Your Work is Transforming The World (...
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Aug.23.2011 - 12:31 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam visited UC Davis in 2010 to read from his books, East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres and Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora.
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Aug.23.2011 - 11:44 am
posted by Kathy Sanborn
Female jazz vocalist Kathy Sanborn's welcome video, featuring songs from her latest album, Blues for Breakfast.       
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Aug.23.2011 - 8:33 am
posted by Josie Brown
The birth of this book: a visit to my doctor's office. Sometimes it pays to pick up an old magazine and flip through it....
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Aug.23.2011 - 8:11 am
posted by Judy LeBlanc
A Bird's Eye View of the Riches of Divine Grace
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Sep.09.2011 - 10:05 am
posted by Kristen J. Tsetsi
In this parody of Madonna's now-famous snub of a gift of hydrangeas, a world famous author discovers that there are worse things than hydrangeas.
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Nov.02.2011 - 10:09 am
posted by Lise McClendon
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Mar.02.2009 - 1:31 pm
posted by G. Willow Wilson
IFC highlights several DC books, including Air, and interviews Willow.
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Mar.10.2012 - 4:02 pm
posted by Craig Clevenger
This short film is just one chapter from a novel by Craig Clevenger, a core sample bored from somewhere halfway between “once upon a time” and “happily every after.” It’s your basic boy meets girl...
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Feb.01.2008 - 11:19 am
Many people do not realize how their actions impact others. They live their lives selfishly, not realizing the impact of their life choices on present and possibly future generations. What Will Your...
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Jun.19.2008 - 4:31 pm
posted by Tananarive Due
In this video, I talk to the African-American Literature Book Club (AALBC) about my new novel, BLOOD COLONY, which is a near-future fantasy set in a world where African immortals have healing blood...
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Aug.29.2010 - 6:31 am
posted by Sumathi Mohan
The land of Dates
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Feb.22.2012 - 3:13 pm
posted by Stephen Kaufman
This is the re-release of the original Shogun Scrolls. Tuttle Publishing considers the message within to be worthy of reprint and has released my work in a hardcover edition. Written as a work of...
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