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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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Nov.06.2012 - 11:06 am
posted by Ron McElroy
Author Ron McElroy explains why he wrote his new memoir Wrong Side of the Tracks. When he turned fifty, sold a prosperous company he'd built from scratch, and took some time off, Ron was overwhelmed...
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Nov.06.2012 - 11:03 am
posted by Ron McElroy
Ron McElroy, author of the new memoir "Wrong Side of the Tracks", shows how his book is about problems and experiences so many readers have experienced and will identify with: not enough money, an...
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Nov.05.2012 - 10:42 am
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Poetry Reading at Mothpocalypse, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
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Nov.05.2012 - 7:29 am
posted by Bob Mustin
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Nov.04.2012 - 7:30 pm
posted by Amy Metz
When Tess Tremaine starts a new life in the colorful town of Goose Pimple Junction, curiosity leads her to look into a seventy-five-year-old murder. Suddenly she’s learning the foreign language of...
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Nov.04.2012 - 3:55 pm
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Reading "Heroin Wings" at Zyfez Festival in Albuquerque, NM.
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Nov.03.2012 - 7:41 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
A scene from the film, Diva, directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix.  The aria is "Ebben? Ne Andro Lontana" and it is sung by the lovely Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez.
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Nov.03.2012 - 12:22 pm
posted by Jane Hirshfield
This is an 18 minute video of Jane Hirshfield's reading during the 2012 San Francisco International Poetry Festival.
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Nov.01.2012 - 8:12 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
Crime author, Pauline Rowson introduces the eighth in the marine mystery series of crime novels set in the Solent area on the South Coast of England, featuring the flawed and rugged DI Andy Horton...
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Nov.01.2012 - 12:07 am
posted by Sheila English
Devastated to learn of her son’s disappearance, Prosecutor Daphne Montgomery is convinced that his kidnapping is connected to the white supremacist she’s just had jailed for murder. FBI ...
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Jun.23.2008 - 5:49 pm
posted by Markos Kounalakis
Markos Kounalakis directed and produced the 14-minute short film based on “The War Prayer” by Mark Twain. Mark Twain wrote a poem where a society beseeches God for victory in war. A prophet appears...
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Dec.10.2007 - 4:18 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
This video was made for a project. Comments are appreciated. Enjoy! Out of the huts of history's shame I rise Up from a past that's rooted in pain I rise I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide, Welling...
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Dec.12.2011 - 9:30 pm
posted by Andrew Q Lam
Andrew Lam, the son of a general for the South Vietnamese Army, came to California at age eleven, during the fall of Saigon. His first book, Perfume Dreams, chronicles life as an immigrant in America...
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:48 pm
posted by Khaled Hosseini
Funny video of conversation between Stephen Colbert and Khaled Hosseini on BookTV.
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Jul.31.2008 - 12:05 pm
They have always known they were different, but neither Claire Edwards nor Darl James knew why. Not more...until they met each other and learned how their two powers merged. Now, they must try to...
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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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Mar.03.2010 - 8:07 am
posted by Naseem Rakha
Book Trailer for The Crying Tree By Naseem Rakha
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Dec.14.2007 - 8:42 am
posted by Tim Wise
This is Tim Wise's opening statement during a November 2007 debate on affirmative action, held in New York City at the Asia Society. The debate, sponsored by Intelligence-squared and the Rozencranz...
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Jan.25.2010 - 1:50 pm
posted by Naseem Rakha
A prose/poem written by Naseem Rakha. In Sands a war correspondent attempts to lose herself and her memories in Oman's endless dunes.
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Aug.20.2008 - 6:36 pm
posted by Amy Tan
The world premiere of The Bonesetter’s Daughter, a new opera by Stewart Wallace based on Amy Tan’s best-selling novel of the same name with a libretto by the acclaimed author, is a highlight of San...
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