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Writers' Reel: Footage of Mark Twain

Today on the Writers' Reel we have the only known film footage of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, also known as Mark Twain, best known for his novels The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Prince and the Pauper, and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Writers' Reel: Rare Film Clips of Anne Sexton

Today's Writers' Reel is a video compilation of some of Anne Sexton's poetry readings alongside a few brief insights into the poet's life.

"It was (because of) her therapy that she started to write poetry, initially at the suggestion of her therapist. It was to prove her lifeline."

Writers' Reel: David Rakoff's Final Book

Today on the Writers' Reel: David Rakoff's final book.

From the incomparable David Rakoff comes Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die; Cherish, Perish, a poignant, beautiful, witty and wise novel in verse that spans the 20th Century.