Danny Heitman is a frequent speaker on John James Audubon, the subject of his 2008 book, as well as the power of reading and other cultural topics.
He's been a featured lecturer at National Endowment for the Humanities symposiums, and he's also appeared on National Public Radio and the BBC.
On the air:
Do young adults read for pleasure?, Here and Now, NPR, July 18, 2013
Reading Into The Presidential Reading List, Here and Now, NPR, Nov. 6, 2012
Why You Probably Didn’t Get Through Your Summer Reading List, Hear and Now, NPR, Sept. 3, 2012
Get Out Of Your Political Comfort Zone, Talk of the Nation, NPR, Jan. 21, 2012