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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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Apr.20.2014 - 8:28 pm
posted by Heather Fowler
Watch the trailer for the new collection, illustrated by artist Pablo Vision, due to release in late May, pre-release in late April 2014.
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Apr.16.2014 - 12:26 pm
posted by Cliff Burns
At some far future date, humankind might encounter an innocuous looking rock in the deeps of space and send down a small party to investigate initial promising readings. What happens next can only be...
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Apr.11.2014 - 8:06 am
SLEEPING WITH THE CLIENT HAPPENSA Story of Reckless Passion and Enduring LoveAt the top of her career, Sara Jensen leaves a high paying job at a major ad agency to open her own firm, inspired by her...
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Apr.10.2014 - 12:20 pm
posted by Cliff Burns
A suspenseful, atmospheric look at the aftermath of a tragedy, a crime scene waiting to be discovered.
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Apr.06.2014 - 1:05 pm
posted by Jane P Perry
Following a brief introduction, I address the Early Learners Conference 2014 Play is the Highest Form of Research at Sonoma State University to re-conceptualize the concept of play/activity/...
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Apr.03.2014 - 8:29 am
posted by Laura Miller
From the national bestselling author who brought you Butterfly Weeds comes another small-town romance you will not soon forget. "This is certainly one of my favorite love stories ever. A MUST-READ...
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Mar.29.2014 - 3:51 pm
posted by Kate Marshall
Moms are funny. Here are some early memories of our moms when we were kids. What was your mom like? Share a childhood memory with your mom in the gift journal - What I Love About You, Mom. She'll...
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Mar.29.2014 - 3:48 pm
posted by Kate Marshall
Moms rock. They deserve thanks for the many things - big and small - they've done for us. Here are a few folks saying thanks. We invite you to thank your own mom using a guided gift journal - What I...
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Mar.29.2014 - 3:46 pm
posted by Kate Marshall
What's something unique or special about your mom? Hear a few people's answers in this little clip. And while we're on the subject, have you complimented your mom lately? Thrill her with the...
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Mar.29.2014 - 3:37 pm
posted by David Marshall
Moms rock. They deserve thanks for the many things - big and small - they've done for us. Here are a few folks saying thanks. We invite you to thank your own mom using a guided gift journal - What I...
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Feb.21.2014 - 5:12 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
My reading of Show & Tell from "Birds of Paradise Lost" at College of Southern Maryland last Nov. Now on Youtube.. Also a piece from "Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora." His...
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May.31.2013 - 12:58 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam is an editor with New America Media and the author of Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora and East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres. His...
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Feb.25.2008 - 9:51 am
posted by Tim Wise
This is a clip from The Pathology of Privilege: Racism, White Denial & the Costs of Inequality, the newly released video from the Media Education Foundation. The video is of a speech given by Tim...
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Mar.14.2012 - 12:44 pm
posted by Mark A. Rayner
The lecture goes on, but unfortunately the video doesn't; this is too bad, because then Vonnegut describes Kafka's The Metamorphosis:   Poor old Gregor Samsa. Not only does he start really low...
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Dec.18.2011 - 7:09 am
This video shows how the Arkhelogy(SM) method can be applied to subject matter other than one's own writing.
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May.22.2008 - 2:39 pm
posted by Po Bronson
Here's a great interview where Po Bronson talks with Oprah about his book, "What Should I Do With My Life?"
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Mar.30.2010 - 8:44 pm
posted by Rana DiOrio
Book trailer promoting What Does It Mean To Be Green?, a children's picture book published by Little Pickle Press LLC.
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Mar.27.2009 - 5:52 pm
Maxine Hong Kingston burst on the literary scene in 1976 with her book, "The Woman Warrior" . A UC Berkeley graduate and professor, she has delighted audiences with books such as "China Men" and "...
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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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Mar.27.2009 - 11:17 pm
Chitra Divakaruni discusses the inspiration behind her novel The Palace of Illusions, the research process, and the challenges of retelling an epic tale. She reads a passage and answers challenging...
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