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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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Jun.09.2013 - 10:56 am
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky performs "The Ayda Manifesto" at Acker Awars Ceremony in San Francisco.
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Jun.09.2013 - 9:26 am
posted by Jeffrey A Ricker
While I was in New Orleans for the Saints & Sinners Literary Festival, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by author and vlogger Carsen Taite. We talked about my first novel, Detours, my...
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Jun.07.2013 - 5:22 pm
posted by Sam Barry
Co-authors Sam Barry and his late wife Kathi Kamen Goldman talk about whether authors should create websites for each book or a single website for all of an author's work.
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Jun.06.2013 - 10:37 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
The 1966 television production of Brigadoon starring Sally Ann Howes, Robert Goulet, Peter Falk, and Edward Villella.
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Jun.05.2013 - 7:05 pm
posted by 'Nathan Burgoine
I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Carsen Taite while I was in New Orleans for the Saints and Sinners Literary Festival. We talked about short fiction, my upcoming novel, bookselling, the...
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Jun.05.2013 - 11:13 am
posted by Robert G Dunn
Robert Dunn reads an excerpt from his novel Stations of the Cross.
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Jun.05.2013 - 7:57 am
posted by Jeffrey A Ricker
'Nathan Burgoine gets the vlog treatment from Carsen Taite! And that little voice at the beginning that says "we're recording"? That's me!
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Jun.04.2013 - 3:45 am
posted by Michael Provitera
Florida Speaker's Network, Hollywood Florida
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Jun.02.2013 - 8:09 pm
posted by Eric Barnes
"Elegantly constructed and lovingly, tenderly, savagely written... the most harrowing portrait of American boys careening into manhood that I've ever read. And the truest." - Benjamin...
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Jun.02.2013 - 6:19 pm
posted by Brian Kavanagh
***** A darned good yarn, March 17, 2012 This review is from: Bloody Ham (BELINDA LAWRENCE MURDER MYSTERY) (Kindle Edition) Kavanagh at his best, this yarn takes the reader into the plastic world of...
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Sep.03.2008 - 6:46 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
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Jan.02.2008 - 6:31 pm
posted by Shaun D Landry
Shaun Landry rants on the nominated movies from the 2006 Academy Awards. She was given the titles...then ranted.
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Sep.16.2011 - 5:42 pm
posted by Susan Hagen
Susan and Mary talk about their book in this short video clip done by CNN to promote their "Women of 9/11" documentary just before the 10th anniversary of 9/11   http://www.cnn.com/video/?/...
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May.06.2009 - 11:11 am
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Oct.05.2012 - 5:02 pm
posted by Justin Chin
Justin Chin reads a poem he wrote in response to the artwork, "Absence of God VII," 2008 by Raqib Shaw. This work is in the exhibition "Phantoms of Asia: Contemporary Awakens the Past" (on view at...
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Dec.28.2007 - 5:46 pm
posted by Stephen Colbert
Stephen Colbert was the featured entertainer for the 2006 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in April 2006. Standing a few yards from President George W. Bush—in front of an audience that...
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Dec.06.2007 - 4:58 pm
posted by Bharati Mukherjee
Red Room presents author Bharati Mukherjee reading at the San Francisco Public Library's Koret Auditorium during Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Jul.20.2010 - 3:49 am
posted by Gina Collia-Suzuki
The book signing on July 17th in Weston-super-Mare went very well indeed. Westonians are very supportive of local authors... of locals in general actually... so the Weston events are always a...
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Oct.03.2012 - 10:16 pm
Kirsten Imani Kasai reads selections from her new e-book "Rhapsody in Snakeskin: Tales of Erotic Horror" at Writers with Drinks at the Make-Out Room, San Francisco, CA. March 2012.
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May.25.2009 - 5:41 pm
posted by Mary Roach
Bonk author Mary Roach delves into obscure scientific research, some of it centuries old, to make 10 surprising claims about sexual climax, ranging from the bizarre to the hilarious. (This talk is...
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