Marianne J. Dyson


Dyson at Borders Bookstore on Broadway in NYC.
Photo: Locus magazine.

Please send inquiries about consulting or author visits to my Author Email.

You may reach me (or my answering machine!) by phone most weekday afternoons at 281-486-4747. Note that I don't usually answer the phone before lunch. Please do not call after 10 PM Central Time.

Scan and email author appearance agreements or Book Orders.

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Affiliation Contacts

To contact me about a space-related book to review for my website or for the National Space Society, please send a description of the book and how to obtain a free copy to my NSS email.

To contact the Clear Lake Area National Space Society and Moon Society chapter, see

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Upcoming Appearances

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  • Second Mondays. Houston Science Fiction/Fantasy Writers Meetup.
  • Thursday, February 18, evening. Distinguished Lecture, Ohio Space Institute, 22800 Cedar Point Road, Cleveland, OH 44142. Details TBA.
  • Friday, February 19, Dinner at 6:30. Featured speaker for “Dinner with a Slice of History,” International Women in Air & Space Museum, Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 North Marginal Road, Cleveland, OH 44114. Tickets $17. Book sales benefit the museum.
  • First week of March: I’ll be in Indialantic, Florida (near Melbourne) for a family reunion and would love to visit schools, libraries, astronomy clubs, women’s groups, churches, or book clubs to talk about space. Send email with contact info, and I’ll follow up.
  • March 20-25, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Woodlands (Texas) Waterway Marriott Hotel. Attending as Press for Ad Astra magazine.

Archived Appearances

I was on Silicon Valley Voice KKUP Radio on October 7. My segment is during the second hour after the interview with The Martian author, Andy Weir.

I was on Irish radio September 26, 2015: Futureproof The Martian to discuss living on Mars. My segment is about 15 minutes into the show with hosts Lara Dungan and Ian Brunswick.

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