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Ian McKellan reads Shakespeare backed by the Fleshtones on Andy Warhol’s TV show

There's so much '80s in here — and it's Sonnet No. 20, BTW. This little cluster of pop-cultural flotsam and ...

Video: J.G. Ballard on sex, violence, surrealism and Shanghai

James Graham Ballard, one of the most singular and bracing authors of science and speculative fiction writing in English, is ...

Video: Ursula K. Le Guin reads from “Lavinia”

The great author reads from one of her many masterpieces. "Lavinia" is a gorgeous, vivid, tragic and wild retelling of ...

Video: Neil Gaiman’s “The Mushroom Hunters,” read by Amanda Palmer

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Video: Samuel R. Delany profile, interview and readings

Samuel R. Delany is a unique force in science fiction, fantasy and literature whose output over the decades includes early ...

Video: Harlan Ellison on NBC’s Today Show

In which the inimitable Mr. Ellison talks about one of his storefront storywriting marathons, this one based on a prompt ...