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Goings On

Schedule me to give a talk on red wolves, my book, or science writing. Perfect for keynotes and guest presentations.

OCTOBER 12, 2019: Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center; invited presentation on red wolves for Wolf Awareness Week programming. (Chattanooga, TN)

JUNE 3, 2019: Dary Fears, journalist for the Washington Post, quoted me in a story exploring how the U.S. government's predator eradication campaigns cleared the way for coyotes to colonize the East.  

MARCH 2019: Jose Castello, author of Canids of the World, listed The Secret World of Red Wolves as one of his five favorite dog books in an interview with FiveBooks.com. This was particularly touching to me, because a.) I have his book on my desk and love thumbing through the pictures, and b.) he also listed Dogs: Their Fossil Relatives and Evolutionary Origins by Xiaming Wang, which was one of my favorite reads when I was researching the evolutionary origins of coyotes for my book! 

JANUARY 21, 2019: Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy, guest speaker on Wolf Moon guided night hike; ticketed event. (near Crabtree Bald, NC on SAHC conserved property)

JULY 31, 2017: Arkansas State University announced an expanded focus on red wolf conservation and education, which included selection of The Secret World of Red Wolves as its core common reader, required for all incoming freshmen.

MAY 7, 2016: Wild South's Green Gala, Keynote address, 6 p.m., $35 tickets; (Asheville, NC)

SEPTEMBER 24, 2015: Warren Wilson College; guest speaker in Dr. Catherine Reid's Environmental Creative Writing course; closed to the public. (Asheville, NC)

APRIL 14, 2015: Sensoria, Literary Festival of Charlotte, guest speaker; Tate Hall on the campus of UNC-Charlotte; open to the public. (Charlotte, NC)

MARCH 20, 2015: Top three finalist for Wild South's Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Award for Outstanding Journalism. 

OCTOBER 13, 2014: Endangered Wolf Center, guest speaker for Wolf Awareness Week; ticketed event. (Eureka, MO)

MARCH 20, 2014: NC State University, guest speaker in Dr. Cat Warren's Creative Nonfictcion undergraduate course; closed to the public. (Raleigh, NC)

MARCH 20, 2014: NC State University, guest speaker for the Roots & Shoots Conservation Club. (Raleigh, NC)

NOVEMBER 19, 2013: Rea View Elementary School; General Assembly talk on red wolves to all grades (K-5); closed to the public. (Waxhaw, NC)

NOVEMBER 11, 2013: Duke University, guest speaker in undergraduate course in Animals & Ethics; closed to the public. (Durham, NC)

NOVEMBER 10, 2013: The Country Bookstore, book talk & signing; open to the public. (Southern Pines, NC)

SEPTEMBER 5, 2013: Malaprops, book talk & signing; open to the public. (Asheville, NC)

JULY 17, 2013: Quail Ridge Books & Music, book talk & signing; open to the public. (Raleigh NC)

JULY 17, 2013: Radio interview with Ernie Hood for Radio In Vivo. 

JULY 6, 2013: Radio interview, Catfish radio for Around the Campfire.

JUNE 26, 2013: Radio interview with Frank Stasio, WUNC 91.5FM.  

JUNE 26, 2013: Radio interview with Luke Clayton, WKETR 88.1FM Texas.

JUNE 22, 2013: Park Road Books, book talk & signing; open to the public. (Charlotte, NC)