MARY ROACH: packing for mars
[youtube_video width=399 height=233]Mary Roach[/youtube_video]
[ Wed Oct 12 11 ]
Mary Roach, author of this year’s One City One Book selection Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void, appeared at The Booksmith to discuss the book and answer questions from the audience as part of Litquake XII.
Above is the entire program. Click “Play” to watch all, “Next” to skip forward, or the small “Insert” screen (to the right of the video time) to see author thumbnails and watch them directly.
[…] We caught up with Mary during her recent night at The Booksmith, and you can see why (if you didn’t already know) she’s a perfect selection for One City One Book: her intellect and curiosity combine to form some kind of sword-sharp human-helper, and she’s sweet and… apologies, down-to-earth, too! […]