Tucson Festival of Books

Those Starry Skies

Join authors Lindy Elkins-Tanton and Tim Hunter as they sit down with UArizona's Space Institute Director Timothy Swindle to discuss what drew them to learning about planets, stars and the vastness of space.

Lindy Elkins-Tanton

Lindy Elkins-Tanton is the lead of the NASA Psyche mission, ASU Vice President of the Interplanetary Initiative and co-founder of Beagle Learning, a tech company training and measuring collaborative problem-solving and critical thinking....

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Tim Hunter

Tim B. Hunter is the author of "The Sky at Night." He is also a professor emeritus in the Department of Medical Imaging at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and has been the author of the Sky Spy column in the Arizona Daily Star for more than 15 years....

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A Portrait of the Scientist As a Young Woman
A Memoir
Lindy Elkins-Tanton
Science / Medicine / Technology
HarperCollins Publishers
June 2022
ISBN 9780063086906
272 pages
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The Sky at Night
Easy Enjoyment from Your Backyard
Tim Hunter
Science / Medicine / Technology
University of Arizona Press
January 2023
ISBN 9780816548125
208 pages