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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.07.2010 - 12:34 pm
posted by Sheila English
Suzanne Foster cant escape her dreams. One mistake costs a devastating price, and nothing can fill the hole left in her heart. When she finds Seth Griffin, a love triangle moves friendship beyond...
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Sep.06.2010 - 5:16 pm
posted by thomas gladysz
I interviewed Allen Ginsberg on two occasions. My second interview, from 1991 on the subject of photography, has been republished in two books, "Spontaneous Mind: Selected Interviews, 1958-1996" (...
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Sep.04.2010 - 4:02 pm
posted by Jen Hill
Tor Books is proud to present the book trailer for TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT, the penultimate thirteenth novel in The Wheel of Time series, written by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson. Produced by the...
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Sep.04.2010 - 7:50 am
posted by Kate Clinton
Kate Clinton's 9.2.10 Vlog. Hatches battened, even Orin. Sign up for Kate's newsletter, get Kate's latest dates, news, and Vlog archives at: http://kateclinton.com. Kate also blogs at http://bilerico...
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Sep.04.2010 - 2:41 am
posted by Adrian Davidson
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Sep.04.2010 - 2:35 am
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Sep.04.2010 - 2:32 am
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Sep.04.2010 - 2:29 am
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Sep.04.2010 - 2:22 am
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Aug.07.2009 - 12:02 pm
posted by Nick Belardes
It's all comedy when you're on your way to the radio station to promote your book. Here, author Nick Belardes and Matt Munoz (bandleader of Mento Buru and product manager for Bakotopia Magazine)...
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Oct.19.2010 - 11:20 am
Marsha Diane Arnold loves to visit schools for author visits and writing "funshops". This short two minute introduction shares her books, a perspective on rejection, a bit of her storymagician rap,...
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Jul.19.2012 - 11:53 am
posted by Sheila English
From the best-selling author of Fun Home, Time magazine’s No. 1 Book of the Year, a brilliantly told graphic memoir of Alison Bechdel becoming the artist her mother wanted to be. Alison Bechdel’s Fun...
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Mar.04.2008 - 7:21 am
posted by Mary Akers
This is the publisher's promotional video footage for the book.
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Apr.01.2008 - 2:30 pm
posted by Jamie Carie
A passionate duke meets a lovely Quaker girl and finds it was worth losing everything to have her.
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Sep.30.2008 - 4:56 pm
posted by Will Durst
In which our intrepid correspondent takes 60 seconds to speak of the Denver celebration which anointed the Junior Senator from Illinois at the winged messenger of hope.
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Nov.10.2008 - 3:44 pm
posted by chella courington
inspiring video!
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Jan.24.2009 - 5:56 pm
posted by jeffery mcnary
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Mar.15.2012 - 1:17 pm
Libby talks about the spark that creates a plot for a mystery novel. This essay was broadcast on 848, the public radio show in Chicago. 
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Apr.28.2008 - 4:47 pm
posted by Andrew Kaplan
Politically controversial, Franklin D. Roosevelt's Works Progress Administration was staffed by passionate believers and hated by conservatives; its critics called its projects make-work and wags...
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