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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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Sep.07.2009 - 9:05 am
posted by Merrill Markoe
The German expressionist version of the cartoon from the sixties that Hanna Barbara somehow forgot to make.
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Sep.07.2009 - 7:17 am
posted by Lisa Wingate
http://www.lisawingate.com This year, the Lord has blessed us with the most bountiful harvest I can recall. Looking out upon the wheat fields and hay meadows, I am reminded of my sixty-odd years as...
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Sep.06.2009 - 4:28 pm
posted by Rebecca Wells
Rebecca Wells, beloved author of "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood," discusses her latest novel, "The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder." A tale of family and friendship, tragedy and triumph...
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Sep.05.2009 - 4:33 am
posted by Ugo Mattei
Talk by Laura Nader, Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley and co-author (with Ugo Mattei) of Plunder: When the Rule of Law is Illegal. The talk was given at the Law of...
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:51 am
posted by Po Bronson
Po Bronson argues that when it comes to raising children, we've mistaken good intentions for good ideas. Nurtureshock: New Thinking about Children, written with Ashley Merryman, describes why that...
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:46 am
posted by Po Bronson
Based on the New York magazine article by Po Bronson, about the Power and Peril of Praising Our Kids.
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Sep.04.2009 - 11:38 am
posted by Po Bronson
Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman's New York Magazine articles on the science of children won the magazine journalism award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, as well as the...
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Sep.04.2009 - 1:35 am
posted by Sumathi Mohan
The Madurai temple complex in itself is breathtaking, given the fort like walls pierced with lofty towers, surrounding an area of about 640000 square feet. The Aadi, Chittirai and the Maasi, and Veli...
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Sep.03.2009 - 11:03 am
posted by Sumathi Mohan
Every one turns back to those days when life was without tensions, they were the golden days, the school days. Please watch this video made by me reflecting beautiful moments at school. The teacher...
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Feb.04.2009 - 11:11 am
posted by Mayra Calvani
The Slippery Art of Book Reviewing was written not only with the aspiring reviewer in mind, but for the established reviewer who needs a bit of refreshing and also for anybody-be they author,...
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Feb.26.2009 - 2:09 pm
posted by Ben Campbell
Video promo for this specialized and experimental comedy novel.
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Apr.10.2009 - 10:13 am
posted by Omar Tyree
This video brings my new book The Equation to life, showing how the components of The Equation: love, support, art, and business, relate to every business and organization in existence equalling...
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Apr.30.2009 - 2:10 pm
A three minute television interview with Edward Winterhalder & James Richard Larson, the authors of "All Roads Lead to Sturgis: A Biker's Story". Hosted by Nicole Koglin from the FOX 6 Weekday...
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Jun.05.2009 - 5:09 am
posted by Teryl S Cartwright
A set of matchmaking parents, unwilling offspring and all the fun that goes into a romance that starts off on the wrong foot and stumbles on from there.
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Jan.20.2010 - 12:23 am
posted by Sumathi Mohan
During festival time in Andhra Pradesh, this practice happens in villages and in the outskirts of Hyderabad. The musician and his ox!
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Feb.17.2010 - 7:34 pm
posted by Theresa Moore
A short history of taxation, a treatise on suggested alternatives to tax reform, and a modest proposal by the author which would eliminate the need for all other taxes altogether. The book was...
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Mar.01.2010 - 9:56 am
posted by Kristen J. Tsetsi
The APA estimates thousands of writers every year are diagnosed with grandiose delusional disorder. "Inside the Writers' Studio" interviews one such author.
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Aug.22.2010 - 3:40 pm
posted by Jackie ONeal
Psalm of a Gazan Child" By Jackie O'Neal inspired by Fr. Edward Hays Palestinian children are the most tragic victims of the Israeli occupation policy: Their collective childhood is stolen as they...
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