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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.26.2013 - 1:57 pm
posted by Marcus Sakey
Hidden City's Marcus Sakey takes a blast of Mace right in the eyes to get the real effect of what protestors felt when they clashed with Chicago police during the 1968 DNC riots.
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Aug.26.2013 - 7:34 am
posted by Hilary Brodey
Interview with author Jennifer Futernick
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Aug.25.2013 - 3:51 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky performing "Baby Bridge Dragonfly" at Pegasus Books in Berkeley, at Lyrics and Dirges, August 2013.
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Aug.22.2013 - 1:34 am
posted by Brian Kavanagh
Teaser Video for book five in Belinda Lawrence mystery series.
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Aug.19.2013 - 9:01 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
This short video was shot at a talk Pauline Rowson gave in June 2013 to members of the Emsworth U3A. In it she discusses how long it takes her to write a crime novel, first drafts and revisions....
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Aug.19.2013 - 8:22 am
posted by Andrew Sean Greer
Here is me on ukulele singing about my new novel, The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells, which comes out in June from Ecco! Recorded in a kitchen near my office at the Freie Universitat in Berlin,...
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Aug.16.2013 - 10:31 am
posted by J R Lankford
You know how Clark Kent strips off his disguise to turn into Superman? Child's play. Try being a logical person explaining what happened to her in meditation!  Instead of using a cape and an S,...
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Aug.16.2013 - 6:11 am
posted by Barbara Froman
La Rivière du Hibou (trans. The Owl River), directed by Robert Enrico is an award-winning film adaptation of "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" released in 1962, and aired on The Twilight Zone in...
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Aug.15.2013 - 9:58 pm
posted by Gordon L Kuhn
A video about The Pelman Murders. It is an introduction to the book.
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Jul.10.2008 - 8:35 pm
posted by Amy Tan
A 20-minute talk given at the 2008 TED Conference on the subject of creativity.
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May.22.2008 - 4:10 pm
In this short, older video, Maxine Hong Kingston is interviewed about violence in modern culture and literature, as well the power of words and idealism.
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Mar.23.2011 - 11:47 am
posted by Thomas Keller
Chef Thomas Keller's prepares Bouchon's classic roast chicken.
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Feb.12.2011 - 8:28 am
So many interesting thing have happened to me while on the road as a writer, but the bottom line is writer's write.
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Apr.03.2009 - 9:34 am
posted by Beverly Cleary
When Julie Christopher from HarperCollins Children's Books contacted me to videotape an interview with Beverly Cleary I was thrilled. After all, she was my favorite author as a child. Now 35 years...
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:46 am
posted by Po Bronson
Based on the New York magazine article by Po Bronson, about the Power and Peril of Praising Our Kids.
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Mar.28.2009 - 3:47 pm
posted by Eckhart Tolle
His words have become a quiet sensation. His books The Power of Now and A New Earth have sold millions of copies around the world with the help of endorsements from Oprah Winfrey. Spiritual teacher...
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Sep.19.2012 - 4:12 pm
posted by Charles A. Ray
Third in the Buffalo Soldier series of historical novels for young adults; Ben Carter and his men are sent to Cactus Junction to help the settlers who are being threatened by a gang of rustlers led...
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Dec.14.2007 - 12:27 pm
posted by Caroline Leavitt
Author interview for essay in the anthology, The Other Woman.
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Aug.05.2012 - 12:25 pm
posted by Mary Wilkinson
It was suppose to be a photograph!
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