Date: April 20, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm  to  8:00 pm

Journalist Mason Inman will speak about his new book, The Oracle of Oil (W.W. Norton), the first biography of M. King Hubbert, the maverick geologist most known for the “Hubbert curve” and as “the father of peak oil” for his predictions of oil shortages. Joining Inman in the conversation will be Russell Gold, a Wall Street Journal energy reporter and author of The Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World.

Inman has written widely about energy and the environment for Scientific AmericanNatureScienceNew Scientist, and National Geographic News.

Location: BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, 78703