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Welcome to the Estuary Press Blog where you can find posts about the large and diverse content collections produced over the last 60 years by Harvey and Alice Richards as film makers; by Nina Serrano as a writer, dramatist, film maker and radio producer; and from Paul Richards as a publisher, video producer and writer.  The Estuary Press blog presents news about our books, videos, web sites, photos, poetry and radio broadcasts as we celebrate the history and support the present struggles of the movements for social justice, peace and a healthy planet going on today around the globe.


Johanna Ely Reading from “Postcards from a Dream”

Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano featuring Johanna Ely Johanna Ely reads from her new book of poems “Postcards from a Dream” on the Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano series in a wide ranging interview about her poetry. In this time of sheltering … Continue reading

Harvey Richards Amazon Prime Videos

High Definition Videos now online Harvey Richards Videos on Amazon Prime, click on the covers below to go to the Amazon page for downloading or streaming it.       22 films Converted from 16 mm film to HD videos … Continue reading

Explore Paul Richards & Estuary Press

Explore Paul Richards & Estuary Press Paul Richards Videos (Estuary Press Blog) Hasta Sacramento, Up the Dammed River, Unbutton Our History, Spirit Ship, Nina Serrano Short Poem Videos, Nina Serrano Tribute to Ralph Maradiaga, Forty Years in the Making: The … Continue reading

Poetic License, Open Studio with Nina Serrano and Paul Richards

Open Studio November 9 and 10, 2019, 321 Nevada Street, Vallejo, CA, 11 AM to 5 PM both days. Nina Serrano and Paul Richards co-host our first ever Open Studio, entitled Poetic License, as part of the Vallejo Open Studios … Continue reading

Chicken Made of Rags Book by Nina Serrano

With Her Introduction: From Oral Tradition to Theater The Chicken Made of Rags has been a family favorite children’s story and musical for generations. The publication of the script in book form now makes it available for schools and theater … Continue reading


The Black and White Photographs of Harvey Wilson Richards CRITICAL FOCUS  Second Edition is now available from Amazon as a print on demand book. The second edition cover is new, featuring the iconic photo of Dolores Huerta taken September 24, … Continue reading

The Spirit Ship

The Spirit Ship

The Spirit Ship sculpture is on the south end of Mare Island in Vallejo facing San Pablo Bay, the Sacramento and the Napa rivers. It is dedicated to the workers of Mare Island Naval Shipyard marking the closure of the Shipyard … Continue reading

Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano featuring Judy Wells

Dear Phebe, The Dickinson Sisters Go West Estuary Press is proud to present episode number six of Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano. In this episode Nina interviews Judy Wells about her new book, Dear Phebe, The Dickinson Sisters Go West, published by Sugartown Publishing. Judy … Continue reading

Frederick Douglass, Prophet of Freedom

By David W. Blight. A Book Review I listened to all 36 hours of the audio book and was not bored for a single second. As a reasonably well informed reader of history and admirer of Frederick Douglass, I found … Continue reading

Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano Featuring Dena and Becky Taylor

Tell Me the Number Before Infinity by Dena and Becky Taylor Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano welcomes the mother and daughter writing duo Dena and Becky Taylor to our show. Their book Tell Me The Number Before Infinity gives us an up close … Continue reading