where the writers are

Videos

Featured Videos

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...
Full page »
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."...
Full page »
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
Full page »
Apr.08.2011 - 12:06 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Strand Book Store, New York- February 23, 2011
Full page »
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...
Full page »
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.
Full page »
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:...
Full page »
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...
Full page »
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...
Full page »
Nov.18.2011 - 12:36 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
If your child or grandchild has ever wondered where Santa fits in with the traditional Christmas story, now you can read them, Santa’s Birthday Gift. Finally, a book that ties two holiday traditions...
Watch video »
Nov.18.2011 - 12:27 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
The Magic Word is one that everyone needs to learn. “Elisabeth Keys never said thank you, excuse me or please. She made fun of people, she’d argue and tease. She took what she wanted whenever she...
Watch video »
Nov.18.2011 - 4:29 am
posted by Gary Tenuta
Fact:Aleister Crowley (1875-1947) was (and still is) arguably the most notorious occultist and practitioner of the black arts the world has ever known. The British press labeled him "The Wickedest...
Watch video »
Nov.18.2011 - 1:35 am
posted by Sheila English
From the depths of the Indian Ocean, a horrific plague has arisen to devastate humankind, unknown, unstoppable and merely a harbinger of the doom that is to follow. Operatives of the shadowy covert...
Watch video »
Nov.18.2011 - 12:07 am
posted by Luke James
Luke James reads from Stairway To Nowhere - the first show that Fashion played was a gatecrashed opening spot at a Mekons gig at Birmingham's Bournbrook Hotel in 1978. Before the show Luke and...
Watch video »
Nov.17.2011 - 5:00 pm
posted by Sheila English
More than a dozen top romance authors, including Barbara Samuel, Stephanie Bond, Cindy Gerard, Christie Ridgway and Alison Kent, contribute short stories to this anthology celebrating the heroic Navy...
Watch video »
Nov.17.2011 - 4:20 pm
posted by Sheila English
PI Casey Holden screens his clients the way he screens his women. So when Felicity Farren struts into his office asking him to solve the murder of her husband Artis, she intrigues him. His challenge...
Watch video »
Nov.17.2011 - 2:19 pm
posted by former member
Watch video »
Nov.17.2011 - 11:52 am
A brief excerpt from my novel Don't Let Me Go, read by the author (me).
Watch video »
Nov.17.2011 - 11:50 am
Three very brief readings from my novel Second Hand Heart (by Catherine Ryan Hyde, read by the author).
Watch video »
Jun.02.2008 - 11:02 am
posted by Michelle Gagnon
On the trail of a serial killer, the path splits in two…Special Agent Kelly Jones is ensnared in a cat and mouse game between dueling serial killers. This is the best book trailer ever made. And I do...
Watch video »
Aug.23.2011 - 7:58 am
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam, Vietnam-born author of "East Eats West: Writing in Two Hemispheres" and "Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora," will discuss the cultural consequences of immigration...
Watch video »
Nov.18.2011 - 12:40 pm
posted by Sherrill S Cannon
“In a house in the forest all covered with vines, Lived a very small rabbit who did nothing but whine.” Thus begins the rhymed story of Peter and the Whimper-Whineys. Peter’s mother warns him that if...
Watch video »
Mar.05.2012 - 7:16 pm
posted by David Henry Sterry
I cry a river of tears while in a dress
Watch video »
Jun.29.2012 - 9:10 am
posted by Henry Mosquera
November 1st, 2011. A live interview with the author of the award-winning, critically acclaimed thriller "Sleeper's Run." Topics discussed include: First hand research for book - urban survival...
Watch video »
Oct.02.2008 - 2:19 am
posted by ahmed ahmed
Watch video »
Jan.07.2009 - 12:57 pm
posted by Sheila English
The black and white images throughout are personal reflections, uniquely felt and rendered by award winning artist Kadir Nelson. They are accompanied by the uplifting words of Barack Obama and...
Watch video »
Mar.16.2011 - 6:23 am
posted by Hank Quense
Tired of reading scifi and fantasy stories that take themselves too seriously? Zaftan Entrepreneurs is a unique First Contact story; it is part adventure and part corporate and political satire...
Watch video »