Festival Fav: 2019 Keynote Speaker Jennifer Ackerman

In 2019, Jennifer Ackerman joined us at the Festival to discuss findings from her latest book, The Genius of Birds. She also shared insights into bird navigation during migration and offered a workshop into the art of science and nature writing. A New York Times bestselling author, Jennifer’s nature writings have appeared in National Geographic Magazine, among many others.

Photo by Sofia Runarsdotter

Jennifer Ackerman shares an exclusive look at her next book, The Bird Way, with the Virtual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival:

This video has been taken down as it was exclusively for the use of the 2020 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival. To find out when Jennifer is speaking next, check out her website.

Books by Jennifer Ackerman

The Bird Way: A new look at how birds talk, work, play, parent and think (May 2020)

Birds by the Shore depicts forays along the Delaware shore’s storm and surf (2019)

The Genius of Birds is an award winning best seller dissucssing bird brains (2016)