Alan Weisman

Alan Weisman is the author of several books, including The World Without Us: an international best-seller translated in 34 languages, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and winner of the Wenjin Book Prize of the National Library of China. His work has been selected for many anthologies, including Best American Science Writing. An award-winning journalist, his reports have appeared in Harper's, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Discover, Vanity Fair, Wilson Quarterly, Mother Jones, and Orion, and on NPR. A former contributing editor to the Los Angeles Times Magazine, he is a senior radio producer for Homelands Productions. He lives in western Massachusetts.

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Alan Weisman is the author of several books, including The World Without Us: an international best-seller translated in 34 languages, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and winner of the Wenjin Book Prize of the National Library of China. His work has been selected for many anthologies, including Best American Science Writing. An award-winning journalist, his reports have appeared in Harper's, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Discover, Vanity Fair, Wilson Quarterly, Mother Jones, and Orion, and on NPR. A former contributing editor to the Los Angeles Times Magazine, he is a senior radio producer for Homelands Productions. He lives in western Massachusetts.

  • 7 Billion and Counting: Population and the Planet
    April 28, 2014
    5:30PM
    Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, Virginia Wimberly Theatre 527 Tremont Street
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Event
    May 8, 2014
    7:00PM
    RIVERRUN BOOKSTORE 142 Fleet St
    Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801
  • Event
    May 12, 2014
    12:00AM
  • Event
    May 16, 2014
    7:00PM
    ANDERSON'S BOOKSTORE 123 West Jefferson Avenue
    Naperville, Illinois 60540
  • Event
    May 17, 2014
    7:00PM
    BOSWELL BOOK COMPANY 2559 North Downer Avenue
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211

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Monday, April 28th
7 Billion and Counting: Population and the Planet
Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, Virginia Wimberly Theatre
527 Tremont Street
Boston, Massachusetts