Carl Zimmer gives public talks in lecture series, at universities, and at conferences. He also appears on podcasts and radio programs such as Radiolab. Visit Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau  for more information about speaking requests. 

November 9, 2019
Charleston, SC.  Charleston To Charleston Literary Festival 

December 3, 2019
Nashville, Vanderbilt University. Chancellor’s Lecture Series

April 30-May 2, 2020
University of Chicago. Genetic Medicine and Eugenics Conference


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Featured Past Talks

“The Ethics of Genetically Editing Babies” (The Daily)

“The Library of Babel: On Trying to Read My Own Genome”

“The Surviving Branch: The 2016 Stephen Jay Gould Award Lecture”

“Parasite Tales: The Jewel Wasp’s Zombie Slave”

Evolution Matters: David Quammen and Carl Zimmer

Antibodies Part 1: Crispr (Radiolab)

Shrink (Radiolab)