Currently available for in-person as well as virtual talks. I do school author visits as well! Feel free to reach out. Reviews:

"She is a live wire"
"The best talk we've had in recent memory"
"Wonderful, fun, and fascinating"
"A most eloquent and cogent lecture"

Upcoming Events

January 21, 2024, 2pm Pacific Time: Building a Climate of Empathy Panel at the San Francisco Public Library Mission Bay Branch, CA, USA

January 25, 2024, 6:45pm Eastern Time: "Many Brains But No Bones: Octopuses and Their Relatives" with Smithsonian Associates, online (buy tickets)


Think, NPR Octopuses: The aliens of the ocean

Quirks and Quarks, CBC Radio Ugly babies: A new book looks at cute-challenged but fascinating baby animals

Nine To Noon, Radio New Zealand Danna Staaf: champion of the cephalopods

Constant Wonder, BYU radio Water Monarchs and Monsters

1a, NPR Bearing Arms: The Amazing World of the Octopus (With Sy Montgomery and Kelley Voss)

Skaana On Alien Octopuses, Squid Squads and Why Baby Animals Rule

What Were You Thinking? Season 2, Episode 8

Converging Dialogues #93

Ocean Wants Cephalopods On Land

Probably Science Episode 270

Virtual Book Club Meeting (credit: Science Friday)

Recorded Talks