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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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Dec.13.2007 - 4:46 pm
posted by Peggy Orenstein
Red Room presents Peggy Orenstein reading from Waiting for Daisy at Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Dec.10.2007 - 7:28 pm
posted by Neal Pollack
I teach my five-year-old son the Spartan way of warfare.
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Dec.10.2007 - 7:28 pm
posted by Neal Pollack
My son tells you everything you need to know about the WGA strike.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:18 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
This video was made for a project. Comments are appreciated. Enjoy! Out of the huts of history's shame I rise Up from a past that's rooted in pain I rise I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide, Welling...
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:11 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou reads her poem "On the Pulse of Morning" at the 1993 presidential inauguration of Bill Clinton. (The audio gets a little out of sync early on but only lasts around 10 seconds.)
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:08 pm
posted by Norman Mailer
Charlie Rose interviews Norman Mailer about The Castle in the Forest.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:06 pm
posted by Khaled Hosseini
Khaled Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner, discusses his new bestselling novel, A Thousand Splendid Suns.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:05 pm
posted by Amy Tan
Amy Tan gives a revealing interview about music, singing, and performing.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:04 pm
posted by James Patterson
James' brand new interview with First Book, a nonprofit organization that gives low income families their first books to read.
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:03 pm
posted by Clive Barker
Clive Barker talks about his upcoming works at the Fangoria magazine's Weekend of Horrors 2007 conference in Burbank, California.
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Mar.12.2014 - 1:26 pm
A look inside the annual Book Passage Children's Writers and Illustrators Conference. See and hear why the children's book community gathers together every June to learn, teach, connect, read, eat...
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Jan.03.2014 - 7:03 pm
posted by Joan Gelfand
I spoke with Rabbi Eric Weiss of the Jewish Healing Center about writing and literature with Jason K. Friedman, author of “Fire Season,” and Howard Freedman of the Jewish...
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Jan.04.2014 - 2:48 pm
posted by Chris Dee
Catwoman is a fantasy. Either you get that or you don't, and if you do, you should probably realize that whatever you've dreamed up in your imagination, Bruce has imagined quite a bit better. ...
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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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Dec.31.2013 - 5:39 pm
posted by Susan VanHecke
Mexican bandleader/stereo sound pioneer Esquivel!'s Malagueña Salerosa (Sweetheart From Malaga)
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Jan.04.2014 - 2:17 am
posted by Brian Kavanagh
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Feb.28.2014 - 4:18 am
A glimpse on the theory of Multiple Intelligences.
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Jan.15.2014 - 9:31 am
posted by Mark Lavorato
From one of Canada's brightest emerging writers comes an unforgettable tale of love, art, and life. Set in the vividly imagined streets of 1920s Montreal, Serafim and Claire is the beautiful, moving...
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Jan.22.2014 - 9:23 am
posted by R. N. Morris
Trailer for the new historical crime novel by R.N. Morris.Music composed and performed by my son, Luke Morris. April, 1914. Against his better judgement, Detective Inspector Silas Quinn is attending...
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Jan.27.2014 - 10:09 am
Four women writers discuss the therapeutic role of creativity within the flawed Indian penal system and the nature of retributive justice. Rani Shankardass, Margaret Mascarenhas, Preeta Bhargava...
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