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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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Mar.07.2014 - 8:51 am
posted by Chris Dee
One of the challenges with a series that’s been around as long as Cat-Tales is introducing new people without overwhelming them with it’s length. Introducing The Walapang Protocol, it’s not just a...
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Mar.05.2014 - 5:44 pm
posted by Terry Spear
Life For the Silver Pack Just Got Wilder… Elizabeth Wildwood has been a loner all her life, ostracized because of her “mixed” half-wolf, half-coyote blood. When she ventures into gray wolf...
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Mar.04.2014 - 4:08 pm
posted by Patricia V. Davis
In honor of the Oscars 2014: One filmmaker, four musicians, three photographers, plus great special sound effects equals... a "pre-book trailer." Check out this amazing two-minute trailer for the...
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Mar.03.2014 - 6:43 pm
Dr. Angie Kassabie on Lebanese TV (in Arabic).
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Mar.03.2014 - 1:48 am
posted by John Siddique
'It rains hard all night, we stay up to be alone together...'  Whirlpool is one of four new poems, which will be first published in The Interpreter's House magazine this Spring. They...
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Mar.01.2014 - 7:52 am
posted by Amy Palleson
Accompanied blog post: http://redroom.com/member/amy-palleson/blog/only-hope-in-empathy
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Feb.28.2014 - 8:29 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
This video was recorded at a talk I gave to the Young at Heart Club (part of Brendan Care) February 2014.  At the end of my talk, before the question and answer session I read an extract from...
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Feb.28.2014 - 4:18 am
A glimpse on the theory of Multiple Intelligences.
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Feb.27.2014 - 11:40 am
posted by Darlene Quinn
Guest Darlene Quinn visits the girls on Authors Unplugged. Part 3 of 3
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Feb.27.2014 - 11:39 am
posted by Darlene Quinn
Guest Darlene Quinn visits the girls on Authors Unplugged. Part 2 of 3
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Feb.25.2008 - 9:47 am
posted by Tim Wise
This is a teaser for the newly-released video, The Pathology of Privilege: Racism, White Denial & the Costs of Inequality, from the Media Education Foundation. The video is of a speech given by...
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Nov.03.2012 - 12:22 pm
posted by Jane Hirshfield
This is an 18 minute video of Jane Hirshfield's reading during the 2012 San Francisco International Poetry Festival.
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Nov.17.2008 - 5:22 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Red Room founder and CEO Ivory Madison talks about her self-published book, a compilation of photographs and poems written by her recently deceased 92-year-old grandmother, Gerda Christensen Fiske.
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Sep.07.2010 - 9:01 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
If you are over the age of 16 you will look at this video quizzically like the RCA dog. This is guaranteed if you know who the RCA dog is. The RCA dog on my Victrola is rolling over in his grave. Our...
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Apr.02.2012 - 10:42 pm
posted by Abraham Mertens
This video shows two boats from the Dutch student rowing club Njord, where I rowed when I studied in Leiden, the Netherlands, in 1997-8. This video brings back lots of great memories. Below is a...
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:39 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
The Lavin Agency presents Salman Rushdie, one of the most acclaimed and controversial writers of our time, and the author of Midnight's Children, The Satanic Verses, and Shalimar the Clown.
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Sep.12.2008 - 4:29 pm
posted by Thich Nhat Hanh
TIME's David Van Biema recently interviewed Thich Nhat Hahn, the famous zen monk who helped lead protests in the 1960s during the war in his native Vietnam.
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Sep.24.2012 - 9:37 am
posted by Jane Hirshfield
This video lesson on metaphor just went up on the TED ED site (a new initiative TED is doing to provide free teaching materials in brief, animated form for anyone who wants to make use of them). It...
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Jan.24.2009 - 12:20 pm
Images from the launch of 'The Art of Living' at Gaudi's emblematic building, 'La Pedrera' on a rainy night in October 2008. Speaking at the event, which gathered a crowd of almost 250 people, were:...
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Mar.13.2008 - 5:09 am
posted by Geling Yan
English-language interview of Geling Yan on China's English-language channel CCTV-9.  Streaming video directly from CCTV.  Find the yellow and blue media button  to the right of the title Yan Geling(...
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