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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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Jan.05.2008 - 4:43 pm
posted by Pat Montandon
Continuation of the gala show with Rhonda Fleming, Al "Jazzbo" Collins, Pat Montandon, etc.
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Jan.05.2008 - 4:41 pm
posted by Pat Montandon
Peace Kids speak against war after viewing the Holocaust Memorial in Israel. See more at www.peace-kids.org.
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Jan.04.2008 - 8:56 pm
posted by Martha O'Connor
Over a million children, including my ten-year-old son, suffer from this devastating disease whose complications include blindness, amputations, kidney failure, heart disease and stroke. Type 1...
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Jan.04.2008 - 6:46 pm
posted by Deborah Grabien
Finishing the reading, plus some Q&A.  
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Jan.04.2008 - 6:44 pm
posted by Deborah Grabien
A reading - with help from Juliana Egley, actor and theatre producer, reading the part of the ghost, in French.
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Jan.03.2008 - 3:58 pm
posted by devorah major
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Jan.03.2008 - 3:33 pm
posted by Pam Tent
Video clip of David Weissman and Bill Weber's 2002 documentary, "The Cockettes"
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Jan.02.2008 - 6:37 pm
posted by Shaun D Landry
Excerpt of Shaun Landry's 2004 Improvised One Woman Show FLAKE at The Toronto Improv Festival. Music by Jamie Rosen
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Jan.02.2008 - 6:31 pm
posted by Shaun D Landry
Shaun Landry rants on the nominated movies from the 2006 Academy Awards. She was given the titles...then ranted.
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Dec.31.2007 - 5:57 pm
posted by Jon Stewart
Jon Stewart plays comic and political hardball on CNN's Crossfire in 2004.
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Sep.09.2013 - 10:49 am
posted by Paddison & Orvik
  The Brothers' Keepers is a collaborative work written by John H. Paddison and Charles D. Orvik. Based on the book's tone, theme, and literary intention, this work will prove to be a...
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Sep.12.2013 - 11:33 am
posted by Zarina Zabrisky
Zarina Zabrisky is reading her short story "Worms" for SF Weekly. August 2013.
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Nov.15.2013 - 2:09 pm
posted by C. B. Murphy
C. B. Murphy discusses his novel-in-progress Bardo Zsa Zsa. In the spirit Vonnegut's speculative fiction, Murphy follows the Heaven's Gate cult as it successfully arives on its UFO destination....
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Sep.09.2013 - 4:26 pm
posted by Melissa Ousley
Official book trailer for Sign of the Throne, Book One in The Solas Beir Trilogy.
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Feb.05.2014 - 2:38 pm
posted by Mary Ann Bernal
Host Phil Naessens discusses The Briton and the Dane franchise with author Mary Ann Bernal.
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Aug.28.2013 - 8:38 am
posted by John Hospodka
A taste of how through varied literary techniques, and sound and images (performed monologues, original music, soundtrack music, visual art and video), a Literary Picture Show presents an...
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Aug.08.2013 - 12:13 pm
posted by Jonathan Lethem
Jonathan Lethem's collection of essays, The Ecstasy of Influence, is pretty meta, given that it begins by questioning its own existence. That's appropriate for the author who now occupies the...
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Aug.30.2013 - 2:53 pm
posted by John Rosenman
This is a trailer for my Action-Adventure Science-fiction novel published by Lyrical Press, Inc. The fate of two worlds hangs in the balance, and only Dax Rigby can save them. Comes with a double...
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