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July 2019

Michigan Authors’ Workshop: Midland

July 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm EDT
Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 W. St. Andrews Rd.
Midland, MI 48640 United States
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Please join me as I take part in the Michigan Authors’ Workshop Series in Midland, Michigan. This workshop series showcases Michigan writers and supports the writing of youth and adults in the region. I’ll be there on July 25, but you should come see all eight authors and a keynote speaker (TBD) over the three evenings of readings and discussions. (You get to enjoy two Michigan writers each night.) These will happen at the Midland Center for the Arts from…

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September 2019

Harbor Springs Festival of the Book: Harbor Springs

September 26, 2019 - September 28, 2019
Harbor Springs Festival of the Book, 150 W Main St
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
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Held in beautiful Harbor Springs, Michigan, this festival is a three-day celebration of readers, writers, books, and the literary craft. The majority of Festival sessions are held in venues in downtown Harbor Springs and are free to the public. (I'm pretty sure I'm in the majority, and that my event will be free!)

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May 2020

Live Chat: Pioneering Women in Aerospace [online!]

May 20, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

If you can read this, you can probably join us from anywhere in the world! Mary Cleave, Maris Wicks, and I will talk about our graphic novel ASTRONAUTS and the first women in space...Mary was one of those astronauts! Could it be cooler? Yes. It's sponsored and hosted by the Smithsonian's National Air & Space Museum!

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October 2020

Observatory Night Lecture at the Harvard & Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

October 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm EDT
Harvard & Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Cambridge, MA United States + Google Map

Originally scheduled for April. Need I say more? The good news is now you can join Maris and me virtually, from anywhere in the world! To find out how, click on the Center for Astrophysics link, or contact them directly at obsvnight@cfa.harvard.edu !

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Half-Earth Day

October 22, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am EDT

E.O. Wilson’s passion for nature, discovery, and ideas that make us rethink the world is unmatched. When first published more than 25 years ago, Dr. Wilson’s memoir, Naturalist, was called “one of the finest scientific memoirs ever written” by the Los Angeles Times. Naturalist is an inspiring account of Wilson’s growth as a scientist and the evolution of the fields he helped define. The graphic edition (publication date November 6, 2020), adapted by Jim Ottaviani and illustrated by C.M. Butzer, brings Wilson’s…

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