> Skip to content
DB

Deborah Blum

Book for an event

Pulitzer Prize-winner Deborah Blum is a professor of science journalism at the University of Wisconsi. She worked as a newspaper science writer for 20 years, winning the Pulitzer in 1992 for her writing about primate research, which she turned into a book, The Monkey Wars (Oxford, 1994). She has written about scientific research for The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Discover, Health, Psychology Today, and Mother Jones. She is a past president of the National Association of Science Writers, and now serves on advisory boards to the World Federation of Science Journalists and the National Academy of Sciences.

Books by Deborah Blum

Ghost Hunters

The fascinating history of 19th century scientists' quest to discover the boundaries between this world and the next.

Read more