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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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Jan.22.2013 - 1:00 am
posted by Richard Zimler
I recently won a 2012 Rainbow Award in Portugal for the full body of my work.  Rainbow Awards are given to those who further the evolution of positive attitudes toward gays, lesbians and trans-...
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Jan.21.2013 - 11:00 am
posted by kelly jean rice
melody spoken word
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Jan.21.2013 - 6:11 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
Pauline Rowson is the author of two thrillers and the DI Andy Horton series of police procedural mystery crime novels set against the atmospheric backdrop of the sea in Portsmouth, the Isle of Wight...
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Jan.17.2013 - 11:53 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky reading "Pisachio Ice Cream" at Lyrics and Dirges, at Pegasus Books in Berkeley.
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Jan.15.2013 - 3:52 pm
posted by John Knoerle
Hal Schroeder, after attending a swanky Georgetown party, is approached by Julia Hammond, intrepid girl reporter.
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Jan.14.2013 - 10:25 am
posted by Judy Mandel
Video trailer for Replacement Child by Judy L. Mandel Judy Mandel is the replacement child for her sister who was killed in a tragic accident. It would be years before she would understand how the...
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Jan.14.2013 - 9:48 am
posted by Lisa Jey Davis
  Happy New Year!  It's the Come to Jesus realization for me today... no more holiday parties with fattening food and full service alcohol... I'm up 15 POUNDS!   What are you up to in...
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Jan.11.2013 - 1:54 pm
posted by Bretigne Shaffer
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Jan.11.2013 - 1:53 pm
posted by Bretigne Shaffer
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:29 pm
posted by Ben Fong-Torres
Ben Fong-Torres and Ray Manzarek, keyboardist for the Doors, appear in 2006 at Book Passage in Corte Madera, California.
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Apr.12.2008 - 7:42 pm
posted by Belle Yang
6 minute clip of a 30 minute documentary on Youtube. $19.95 from www.haukfa.com tel: 831-373-6007 MY NAME IS BELLE presents an autobiographical snapshot of the immigrant experience through the eyes...
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Sep.07.2010 - 9:01 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
If you are over the age of 16 you will look at this video quizzically like the RCA dog. This is guaranteed if you know who the RCA dog is. The RCA dog on my Victrola is rolling over in his grave. Our...
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Apr.02.2012 - 10:42 pm
posted by Abraham Mertens
This video shows two boats from the Dutch student rowing club Njord, where I rowed when I studied in Leiden, the Netherlands, in 1997-8. This video brings back lots of great memories. Below is a...
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Sep.12.2008 - 4:31 pm
posted by Thich Nhat Hanh
Thich Nhat Hanh addresses the United States Congress in 2004 with a focus on the increase in terrorism worldwide.
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Nov.02.2008 - 4:39 pm
posted by A Real Gnome
"I hired you because you're a gnome."
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Aug.09.2008 - 2:34 pm
posted by Tina B. Tessina
Author Tina Tessina describes her book, The Commuter Marriage. Buy the book here.
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Nov.23.2008 - 2:54 pm
How to learn best.
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Jan.20.2008 - 9:29 pm
posted by Geling Yan
Trailer for the film Xiu Xiu: The Sent-Down Girl (天浴) based on the author's short story "Celestial Bath."  This film, directed by Joan Chen, won seven Golden Horses (Taiwan equivalent of...
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