Tucson Festival of Books

Kristin A Ohlson

Kristin Ohlson is an author and freelance journalist in Portland, Oregon, who has published articles in the New York Times, Orion, Discover, Gourmet, Oprah and many other print and online publications. Her magazine work has been anthologized in Best American Science Writing and Best American Travel Writing. Her current book is "Sweet in Tooth and Claw."

Scheduled events:
Animals Inspiring Awe
In this session, our authors Kristin Ohlson and Christopher Preston will share their incredible experiences with animal behavior ... and the science behind the things they saw. Big picture, what does it all mean?

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Science City (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Kristin Ohlson, Christopher Preston
Moderator: Laura Markowitz
Can Nature Cooperate?
Stephen Buchmann, Theodore Flemming and Kristin Ohlson all write about nature, which means they understand exactly how unpredictable nature can be. We ask them, "Can nature cooperate?"

WNPA Stage (Seats 146)
Sun, Mar 5, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - National Parks (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Stephen Buchmann, Theodore Fleming, Kristin Ohlson
Moderator: Carol Schwalbe

Sweet in Tooth and Claw: Stories of Generosity and Cooperation in Nature
Science / Medicine / Technology
September 2022
ISBN 9781952338090
384 pages

The Soil Will Save Us
How Scientists, Farmers, and Foodies Are Healing the Soil to Save the Planet

March 2014
ISBN 9781609615543
256 pages