Reading/​Speaking/​Book Signings

If you would like Barry to sign a book for you, he would be glad to do so. Please contact J. Michaels Books in Eugene, Oregon with your request. The e-mail address is jmbooks@​, their phone number is (541) 342-2002, and they're located at 160 East Broadway, 97401.

To avoid disappointment, please check local listings to confirm times and locations.


May 20-27 (Friday-Friday)
Palestinian Literary Festival
Various venues including Haifa, Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Amman, Jordan
    Presentations by eleven international authors, including J.M. Coetzee and Colum McCann
Event Details: http:/​/​

June 4 (Saturday)
College of the Atlantic
Bar Harbor, ME
    Commencement Address
       2:00 p.m.
       North Lawn
Event Details: https:/​/​​our-community/​annual-events/​commencement/​

October 26 (Wednesday)
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
    Award Presentation
       Kane Hall
Barry Lopez has been chosen as the 2016-2017 Maxine Cushing Gray writer by the University of Washington Libraries. He will speak at the University on October 27th, 2016.

Selection of Past Talks and Interviews, Available Online

Photo by Robin Holland
  • The final episode of the Bill Moyers Journal, aired in April 2010, featured a conversation between Bill Moyers and Barry Lopez.

    If you missed this extended show on your local public television station, you can still watch it online at

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    Updated 5 February 2016
    Contents 1966 to current, by
    Barry Holstun Lopez. All Rights Reserved.