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 Bureaufor more information about speaking requests. 

September 20, 2018
University of Bath (UK), Evolution in the 21st Century

October 4, 2018 
92nd Street Y, New York: “What Makes Us Human?”

October 9, 2018
New York University: “Why You’re You–Explaining Heredity to a Confused Public”

October 17, 2018 
Colorado State University: Murray Honors Visiting Scholar Lecture (details to come)

October 19, 2018
CSICon, Las Vegas

October 23, 2018
Mount Holyoke College (details to come)

November 2, 2018
 Stanmeyer Gallery, West Stockbridge, Massachusetts 

November 7, 2018
University of Pennsylvania “Science Reporting in the Age of Fake News”

November 13, 2018
House of Speakeasy, New York 

November 14, 2018
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey

February 16, 2019
AAAS Topical Lecture, Washington DC (details to come)

March 7, 2019
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Thomas M. Siebel Lecture Series in Science and Society (details to come)



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View a list of Past Talks.

Featured Past Talks

“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”

Antibodies Part 1: Crispr (Radiolab)

Shrink (Radiolab)