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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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Mar.05.2014 - 5:44 pm
posted by Terry Spear
Life For the Silver Pack Just Got Wilder… Elizabeth Wildwood has been a loner all her life, ostracized because of her “mixed” half-wolf, half-coyote blood. When she ventures into gray wolf...
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Mar.04.2014 - 4:08 pm
posted by Patricia V. Davis
In honor of the Oscars 2014: One filmmaker, four musicians, three photographers, plus great special sound effects equals... a "pre-book trailer." Check out this amazing two-minute trailer for the...
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Mar.03.2014 - 6:43 pm
Dr. Angie Kassabie on Lebanese TV (in Arabic).
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Mar.03.2014 - 1:48 am
posted by John Siddique
'It rains hard all night, we stay up to be alone together...'  Whirlpool is one of four new poems, which will be first published in The Interpreter's House magazine this Spring. They...
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Mar.01.2014 - 7:52 am
posted by Amy Palleson
Accompanied blog post: http://redroom.com/member/amy-palleson/blog/only-hope-in-empathy
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Feb.28.2014 - 8:29 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
This video was recorded at a talk I gave to the Young at Heart Club (part of Brendan Care) February 2014.  At the end of my talk, before the question and answer session I read an extract from...
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Feb.28.2014 - 4:18 am
A glimpse on the theory of Multiple Intelligences.
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Feb.27.2014 - 11:40 am
posted by Darlene Quinn
Guest Darlene Quinn visits the girls on Authors Unplugged. Part 3 of 3
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Feb.27.2014 - 11:39 am
posted by Darlene Quinn
Guest Darlene Quinn visits the girls on Authors Unplugged. Part 2 of 3
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Feb.27.2014 - 11:35 am
posted by Darlene Quinn
Guest Darlene Quinn visits the girls on Authors Unplugged. Part 1 of 3
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May.02.2011 - 11:54 pm
posted by Matt Beynon Rees
Matt Rees's first reading from his historical crime novel MOZART'S LAST ARIA. It's 1791 and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is Vienna's brightest star. But six weeks after he tells his wife that he has been...
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Nov.17.2008 - 5:22 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Red Room founder and CEO Ivory Madison talks about her self-published book, a compilation of photographs and poems written by her recently deceased 92-year-old grandmother, Gerda Christensen Fiske.
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Mar.30.2012 - 1:58 pm
posted by Evie Shockley
Poets Dolores Kendrick and Evie Shockley celebrate the birthday of American poet Langston Hughes at the Library of Congress, on February 1, 2012, by reading selections from his work and discussing...
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Mar.13.2008 - 5:09 am
posted by Geling Yan
English-language interview of Geling Yan on China's English-language channel CCTV-9.  Streaming video directly from CCTV.  Find the yellow and blue media button  to the right of the title Yan Geling(...
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Aug.18.2008 - 3:42 am
posted by Scott C. Holstad
This great Bukowski poem is one of my favorites from his The Last Night of the Earth Poems book. The video is classic. It's traditionally been difficult to find very many video-based poems...
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Jul.09.2012 - 3:05 pm
posted by Deborah Lindquist
I recently did a photoshoot of my own version of Cinderella. Since wedding dresses have been my main focus lately, I thought it would be fun to shoot a fairytale love story.  It’s a romantic...
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Apr.12.2011 - 1:19 pm
posted by Lisa Yee
Huffington Post asked me to write an essay to help celebrate Beverly Cleary's 95th birthday. This is it . . .
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Dec.23.2011 - 3:12 pm
posted by Dr. Steve McSwain
Is knowing God a problem for you? Likely, your religion has made it so. Want to know a spirituality beyond religion? Watch Steve's latest vlog on this very subject.
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May.23.2008 - 10:38 am
posted by Gail Tsukiyama
Author Gail Tsukiyama answers audience questions on her book The Samurai's Garden at the San Francisco Main Library. Gail tells of her many inspirations for her books and discusses her creative...
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Mar.12.2008 - 6:25 am
posted by Patti Lawson
Patti Lawson, author of The Dog Diet, interviewed by Jody Chapin and Sonny Dixon on Mid Morning LIVE.
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