Tucson Festival of Books

Jeff Goodell



Matt Valentine

Raytheon

Jeff Goodell’s latest book is The New York Times best-seller "The Heat Will Kill You First: Life and Death on a Scorched Planet." He is the author of six previous books, including "The Water Will Come: Rising Seas" and "Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World." He has covered climate change for more than two decades at Rolling Stone and discussed climate and energy issues on NPR, MSNBC, CNN, CNBC, ABC, NBC, Fox News and The Oprah Winfrey Show. He is a 2020 Guggenheim Fellow. 

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Awards: Guggenheim Fellow


Scheduled events:
Heat, Fire, and Our Planet
Award-winning and best-selling authors Goodell and Vaillant share insights as they discuss their books chronicling our warming world.

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Science City (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Jeff Goodell, John Vaillant
Moderator: Michael Guymon
Climate Change Is Changing Us All
The planet is warming, affecting ecosystems, environments, weather patterns and more. What does life look for a world with increasing temperatures and wildfires? What is climate science telling us? These award-winning authors share their research and insights into what we know now and what we might expect.

Student Union Gallagher Theater (Seats 337)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 10, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Jeff Goodell, David Lipsky, John Vaillant
Moderator: Stephen Pyne

Books:
The Heat Will Kill You First
Life and Death on a Scorched Planet
Science / Medicine / Technology
Little Brown
July 2023
ISBN 9780316497572
400 pages
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The Water Will Come
Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World
Science / Medicine / Technology
Little, Brown
August 2018
ISBN 9780316260206
352 pages