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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.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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Nov.23.2013 - 9:04 am
posted by Holly Schindler
A trailer like Auggie, the main characer of THE JUNCTION OF SUNSHINE AND LUCKY, would create.
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Aug.14.2008 - 1:26 pm
posted by Maya Angelou
Poet and author Maya Angelou speaks out about her pride in and support of Hillary's run for the White House.
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Mar.26.2008 - 11:33 am
posted by Jon Stewart
Highlights from Jon Stewart's 80th Annual Academy Awards® opening monologue.
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Feb.18.2010 - 7:51 am
posted by Kristen J. Tsetsi
[WATCH ALL EPISODES OF "INSIDE THE WRITERS' STUDIO" AT THE PAPERRATS CHANNEL ON YOUTUBE: www.youtube.com/user/paperrats] What writers, and even some fiction readers, are saying about this installment...
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Jun.27.2011 - 9:51 pm
posted by Ivory Madison
Alia Volz and Howard Johnson Jr. hosted this edition of LDM at Elbo Room on Friday, June 10th, 2011, featuring readings by Lisa Catherine Parker, Tana Wojczuk, Paul Corman-Roberts, and Belo Cipriani...
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May.31.2010 - 2:12 am
posted by Geling Yan
Chinese-language interview by Yang Lan, major Chinese TV personality sometimes called the Oprah Winfrey of China. Part 1: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XOTU5NDAxNTI=.html Part 2: http://v.youku.com/...
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Jun.01.2008 - 11:27 pm
posted by Belle Yang
Belle Yang introduces the art exhibit from her children's picture book, "Always Come Home to Me," published by Candlewick Press. Filmed by Longtimers, Paul and Marie Boczkowski of Monterey, CA....
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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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Jun.05.2010 - 5:18 pm
posted by Naseem Rakha
I, like everyone, am devastated by the leak at the Deepwater Horizon well. I feel culpable, and I feel powerless. I look around my life and see nothing but products that are made, powered by, or have...
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Jun.20.2012 - 4:50 pm
posted by Armen Melikian
At turns heartbreaking and diabolically funny, Journey to Virginland is a trailblazing tour de force, delivered by a master storyteller. The protagonist, a loutish and uber-cerebral...
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