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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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Dec.26.2013 - 7:20 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
A short video of the two new DI Andy Horton crime novels published in 2013: Undercurrent, the ninth in the series and Death Surge the tenth in the series. Both have been published by Severn House and...
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Dec.23.2013 - 8:26 am
posted by Holly Schindler
A new trailer for my debut MG, THE JUNCTION OF SUNSHINE AND LUCKY.  Features reviews!
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Dec.18.2013 - 12:11 pm
posted by David Abrams
Fobbit takes us into the chaotic world of Baghdad's Forward Operating Base Triumph. Of all the fobbits stationed at the FOB, Staff Sergeant Chance Gooding is the fobbitiest. His M-16 is collecting...
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Dec.08.2013 - 10:54 am
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Dec.06.2013 - 10:13 pm
posted by steve bluestein
A funny look at trying to get the new book out there.... 
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Nov.27.2013 - 1:31 pm
posted by Barbara Froman
I posted a performance of "He Watching Over Israel" from Felix Mendelssohn's Elijah last year.  This performance of the same selection, by the Robert Shaw Chorale, is especially lovely, and has...
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Nov.26.2013 - 11:47 am
posted by Naseem Rakha
Naseem's Ted Talk about life, death and what she has learned about overcoming the fear of writing while living at the Grand Canyon as their Artist in Residence.  
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Nov.25.2013 - 8:20 pm
posted by Paddison & Orvik
The video is the trailer for my photo narrative China Photos and Reflections:  A Grassroots Look at Chinese Culture and the Chinese People
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Nov.25.2013 - 1:59 am
posted by Pauline Rowson
Pauline Rowson is the author of the DI Andy Horton series of police procedural mystery crime novels set in Portsmouth and the Solent area of England, and of fast-paced thrillers. In this video she...
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Nov.23.2013 - 4:10 pm
Readersfavorite award winning writer, Carol Denise Mitchell, describes how it feels to win a book award and why she wrote the award winning novel: What Happened to Suzy. Mitchell wants other abused...
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Aug.16.2009 - 4:01 am
posted by Matt Beynon Rees
The 4th Palestinian crime novel by award-winning author Matt Beynon Rees is THE FOURTH ASSASSIN. In New York for a United Nations conference, Omar Yussef visits his son in the Brooklyn neighborhood...
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Nov.29.2008 - 7:22 am
posted by Tim Wise
This is part of my Nov. 1 speech in Chicago, in which I discuss the clash of historical narratives on display between Barack Obama and Rev. Jeremiah Wright (the latter of whom was in the audience),...
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Jun.05.2013 - 11:13 am
posted by Robert G Dunn
Robert Dunn reads an excerpt from his novel Stations of the Cross.
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Apr.12.2008 - 7:42 pm
posted by Belle Yang
6 minute clip of a 30 minute documentary on Youtube. $19.95 from www.haukfa.com tel: 831-373-6007 MY NAME IS BELLE presents an autobiographical snapshot of the immigrant experience through the eyes...
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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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Nov.02.2008 - 4:39 pm
posted by A Real Gnome
"I hired you because you're a gnome."
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Nov.27.2007 - 6:39 pm
posted by Salman Rushdie
The Lavin Agency presents Salman Rushdie, one of the most acclaimed and controversial writers of our time, and the author of Midnight's Children, The Satanic Verses, and Shalimar the Clown.
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Dec.13.2007 - 4:59 pm
posted by April Sinclair
Red Room interviews author April Sinclair at the San Francisco Public Library after an event during Litquake 2007, San Francisco's annual literary festival.
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Sep.12.2008 - 4:29 pm
posted by Thich Nhat Hanh
TIME's David Van Biema recently interviewed Thich Nhat Hahn, the famous zen monk who helped lead protests in the 1960s during the war in his native Vietnam.
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