Galapagos at the Crossroads:
Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists
Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution
(National Geographic Books, 2009)
May 1, 2009. Friday.
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC WEEKEND radio interview. Benjamin Shaw, producer for National Geographic Weekend.
Boyd Matson, host.
June 2, Tuesday, 2009.
Reading & book signing, 7 p.m. Galapagos at the Crossroads
KNIGHT LIBRARY BROWSING ROOM
University of Oregon
June 4, Thursday, 2009.
Author’s Reception, 3:30 - 5 p.m. Galapagos at the Crossroads.
ASLE: Association for the Study of Literature and Environment, 2009 Biennial Conference: “ISLAND TIME: The Fate of Place in a Wired, Warming World.” Victoria, B.C., Canada. University of Victoria.
June 21 & June 28, 2009.
RADIO INTERVIEW: Clear Channel HD Digital Radio, Portland — Galapagos at the Crossroads, with host Mike Phillips
June 25, Thursday, 2009.
Reading, slideshow & book signing.
1005 W. Burnside
Portland, Oregon, 7:30 p.m.
July 4, 5, Saturday & Sunday, 2009
ART & THE VINEYARD
Alton Baker Park
July 18, Thursday, 2009, 7 p.m.
Reading, slideshow, signing.
September 11, 2009, Friday, 5:15 p.m.
PACIFIC NORTHWEST BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION Show
Holiday Inn at the Airport
September 25, 2009, Friday, 11:30 a.m.
OAK HILL SCHOOL. Talk and reading for advanced high school seniors
October 10, 11, Saturday, Sunday, 2009.
WORDSTOCK LITERARY FESTIVAL
Portland Convention Center
Slide presentation, talk & reading: Galapagos at the Crossroads: Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution,
November 18, 2009, Wednesday, noon.
UNESCO CENTER FOR INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE: Intercultural Conversations: "UNESCO & the Politics of Heritage,"
with Ph.D candidate Melissa Baird. Gerlinger Hall conference room,
University of Oregon. EVENT FULL.
November 30, 2009, Monday, 7 p.m.
Lecture, reading & slideshow: Galapagos at the Crossroads.
Sponsored by THE SUPERSTITION REVIEW, the literary journal of INTERDISCIPLINARY HUMANITIES AND COMMUNICATIONS, and MARGINALIA, the magazine of the Virginia G Piper Center for Creative Writing. Pima Auditorium, Room 230, Memorial Union. Arizona State University (Tempe campus).
December 5, 2009. Saturday.
LANE LIBRARY LEAGUE AUTHORS & ARTISTS FAIR
Lane County Fairgrounds
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
January 7-17, 2010.
Narrative nonfiction writing residency, instructor.
PACIFIC UNIVERSITY's Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program
February 17, 2010. Wednesday.
Talk, reading, slideshow: Galapagos at the Crossroads
JORDAN SCHNITZER MUSEUM OF ART. Part of National Geographic photographer Sam Abell's photography exhibition.
University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon EVENT FULL.
April 23, 2010. Friday. EVOLUTION FOCUS GROUP: INSTITUTE OF COGNITIVE AND DECISION SCIENCES, "Brave New Galapagos: What Would Darwin Think?" University of Oregon. 1:15 - 2:30 p.m. Straub 143 Psychology Building, Eugene, Oregon
May 14, 2010. Friday. JOHN L. HULTENG CONVERSATIONS IN ETHICS Conversations in Ethics/Payne Awards, Friday, May 14, 9;00 - 3:15 p.m. at the Turnbull Center. "Green Stories: The Environment and the Media," PANEL CHAIR for "Immersion Journalism: Environmental Storytelling from the Field." Portland, Oregon
May 18, 2010. Tuesday, 5:30 p.m.
LANE LITERARY GUILD
Eugene Public Library
Reading and signing, Galapagos at the Crossroads: Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin's Cradle of Evolution,