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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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Oct.05.2012 - 11:52 am
posted by Joseph Means
Millie and Honey find the traveling machine and take their first journey.
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Oct.03.2012 - 10:16 pm
Kirsten Imani Kasai reads selections from her new e-book "Rhapsody in Snakeskin: Tales of Erotic Horror" at Writers with Drinks at the Make-Out Room, San Francisco, CA. March 2012.
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Oct.03.2012 - 9:55 am
posted by Henry Mosquera
I was truly fortunate to have trained under Michael Janich as part of my knife/hand-to-hand research for Sleeper's Run. Mr. Janich has created an easy to learn and incredibly comprehensive self-...
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Oct.01.2012 - 12:18 pm
posted by Bill Denham
New from Painted Tongue Press . . .                         This small letterpress...
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Oct.01.2012 - 8:57 am
posted by Debashis Dey
Set in the hills near Tibet this is a story of Love, Life and Hardship.
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Sep.28.2012 - 2:57 am
posted by Sheila English
Did you know that spending time in gardens can lift your mood and help you sleep better at night? Learn more about the healing power of gardens and nature in this short video. In her new book Life Is...
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Sep.26.2012 - 4:10 pm
posted by Sheila English
Every American must separate economics from politics to vote responsibly. In just one hour you can learn economics. You will understand the basics and most importantly, where the line is drawn...
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Sep.24.2012 - 9:37 am
posted by Jane Hirshfield
This video lesson on metaphor just went up on the TED ED site (a new initiative TED is doing to provide free teaching materials in brief, animated form for anyone who wants to make use of them). It...
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Sep.23.2012 - 4:25 pm
posted by Henry Mosquera
Get a look inside the themes of the critically-acclaimed, award-winning novel Sleeper's Run. I was very lucky to train with Kevin Reeve during my research for my novel. The video that you see is a...
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Dec.10.2007 - 3:49 pm
posted by Juvenal Acosta
Red Room interviews Juvenal Acosta in the San Francisco Public Library during an event at Litquake 2007, San Francisco’s annual literary festival.
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Sep.23.2012 - 4:25 pm
posted by Henry Mosquera
Get a look inside the themes of the critically-acclaimed, award-winning novel Sleeper's Run. I was very lucky to train with Kevin Reeve during my research for my novel. The video that you see is a...
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Sep.15.2012 - 2:24 am
posted by Joseph Means
Millie promised her dog Honey and her litters - Salazar, Jasmine, Burt and Blinky a day of fun and picnic at the lake. She kept her word, and they set out trekking at the edge of the forest. As they...
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Jun.20.2009 - 4:46 pm
posted by Tammy Yee
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:13 pm
posted by Deborah Santana
Additional footage of Deborah Santana reading from Space Between the Stars.
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Oct.12.2009 - 3:54 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Six minute slightly humorous overview of my graphic novel, Huntress: Year One, now in its second printing by DC Comics. This was a reading at Litquake 2009 as part of their Visualize This: Graphic...
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Jan.13.2008 - 4:49 pm
posted by Barack Obama
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama addresses the 2004 Democratic National Convention. The speech gave rise to the title of his second book, The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream.
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Jan.12.2008 - 10:45 pm
posted by Douglas Evans
Involving a thrilling adventure that crosses many countries, oceans, continents, time zones, and world capitals, MVP: Magellan Voyage Project by Douglas Evans made an ideal Community Read selection...
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Nov.29.2011 - 3:06 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
Crime author Pauline Rowson in conversation with Tony Smith, discussing Writing A Crime Novel: ideas, characters, research, getting started.
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