Tucson Festival of Books

Dan Egan

Dan Egan is the author of New York Times bestseller "The Death and Life of the Great Lakes." His newest book is "The Devil’s Element." A two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and winner of The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, he lives in Milwaukee, Wis., with his wife and children.


Scheduled events:
Phosphorus and Our World
Phosphorus plays a critical role in life-sustaining fertilizer and life-ending firebombs. In this session, author Dan Egan will compare notes with University of Arizona researcher Diana Liverman to discuss the past, present and future of "The Devil's Element."

Integrated Learning Center Room 120 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 5, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Dan Egan
Moderator: Diana Liverman

The Devil's Element
Phosphorus and a World Out of Balance
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
March 2023
ISBN 9781324002666
256 pages

The Death and Life of the Great Lakes
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
W.W. Norton
April 2018
ISBN 9780393355550
364 pages