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 »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:49 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
It is 1986, and aspiring actor Edward Zanni has been kicked out of drama school for being "too jazz hands for Juilliard." Mortified, Edward heads out into the urban jungle of eighties New York City...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:45 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
At the age of twenty-eight, stuck in a dead-end job in London, and on the run from a broken heart, Bryce Corbett takes a job in Paris, home of l'amour and la vie boheme; he is determined to make the...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:30 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
When a couple gets pregnant, typically, the first thing the mother-to-be does is rush out to the bookstore to buy the various pregnancy bibles.But how is the expectant father supposed to know what to...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:20 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
By no means a typical how-to manual, Eccentric Glamour is a mixture of cultural commentary and personal disclosure, generously seasoned with gushings of wildly dictatorial, provocative, and reckless...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:11 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Packing your child's lunch box doesn't have to mean another peanut butter and jelly sandwich and a bag of chips. Renowned children's cooking and nutrition expert Annabel Karmel shares more than 120...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 1:05 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Packing your child's lunch box doesn't have to mean another peanut butter and jelly sandwich and a bag of chips. Renowned children's cooking and nutrition expert Annabel Karmel shares more than 120...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 12:14 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Meet Chick Best—a middle-aged, selfabsorbed, disaffected, California dot.com millionaire. Other than his house and high-priced foreign cars, Chick’s most expensive possession is his trophy wife,...
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 12:12 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Author Cathy Alter reveals what magazines taught her about love, sex, and starting over.
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 12:09 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
From the acclaimed author of Ask a Mexican, this book traces author Gustavo Arellano's life in Orange County, CA.
Watch video »
Jun.24.2008 - 11:50 am
posted by Andrew Kaplan
The bestselling author of Blue Latitudes takes us on a thrilling and eye-opening voyage to pre-Mayflower America. On a chance visit to Plymouth Rock, Tony Horwitz realizes he's mislaid more than a...
Watch video »
Jan.25.2009 - 4:39 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »
Jan.25.2009 - 5:16 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »
Jan.26.2009 - 10:53 am
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »
Feb.04.2009 - 12:45 pm
posted by jack spiegelman
this is a video about the israeli/palestine conflict that has been going on for 60 years, will continue to go on for another 60 years and my question is: why does a story like this qualify for the...
Watch video »
Feb.04.2009 - 4:31 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »
Feb.10.2009 - 9:06 am
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »
Feb.14.2009 - 4:02 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
Watch video »