Speeches and Book Talks


June 16, 2006
Taking Sex differences Seriously        
The Forum at the Miller Center for Public Affairs, UVA

March 17, 2006
Two Talks on Sex Differences        
14th Annual Leadership Conference for Virginia Women in Science, Denistry, Osteopathy and Medicine, VCU

March 16, 2006
"Why Taking Sex Differences Seriously Would be Good for Men and Better for Women"          Address to the University of Virginia’s Young Alumni of Richmond

February 23, 2006
Results of national survey of parental leave for assistant professors
discussed at "Balancing Personal and Professional Roles: A Panel Discussion"         
Sponsored by the Women’s Center, Women’s Leadership Council and the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancements, UVA

November 28, 2005
MIX Colloquium on sex and gender differences with Amy Nichols-Belo from Anthropology         
Kaleidoscope Newcomb Hall at UVA

November 16, 2005
"Why Taking Sex Differences Seriously Would be Good for Men and Better for Women"          Talk to UVA hospital social workers

November 12, 2005
"Why Taking Sex Differences Seriously Would be Good for Men and Better for Women"        
Keynote address to the annual meeting of the Virginia Association of Scholars

October 07, 2005
"Taking Sex Differences Seriously"         
Seminar for the political science faculty, College of William and Mary

July 12, 2005
"Sex Differences: Nature's Signposts to a Good Marriage"         
Address to the INernational Conference of the World Family Policy Center, BYU

June 03, 2005
Panel: "Sex Differences: Political, Social and Policy Implications"         
Annual Conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society

April 27, 2005
Gender Differences Symposium         
7:00 PM- 10:00 PM, Virginia Commonwealth University

April 20, 2005
"Sex Differences and Patients," Seminar for the Social Work Group at University of Virginia Medical Center         
9:00 AM, University of Virginia Main Medical Center

April 7, 2005
Book Forum at Midwest Political Science Association       
Panel with Caryle Rivers, author of Same Difference, at Palmer House Hotel, Chicago

March 30, 2005
"Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Public Lecture at Princeton University         
The Madison Program:  Address to Junior Fellows

March 20, 2005
Debate on Sex Differences:  Eleventh Annual University of Virginia Festival of the Book         
1:30 PM, University of Virginia Bookstore

March 19, 2005
"Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Lecture at George Mason University         
Economics Department

January 27, 2005
"Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Public Lecture at Hampden-Sydney College          Wilson Center for Policy in the Public Interest
7:30 PM, Parents and Friends, Hampden-Sydney, VA

November 6, 2004
Medical Society of Virginia Annual Meeting
Crystal City, VA

October 29-30, 2004
Association of Public Policy and Management
Atlanta, GA. Click here for more information.

October 15-16, 2004
Society for Evolutionary Analysis in the Law - 7th Annual Conference
Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, GA  Registration required. Click here for more information.


Media Appearances








17, 2006
WMRA and syndicated Insight Tom Graham Listen to the program
Mar 14, 2005 1:10 AM CT Chicago Laura Berman Show Laura Berman  
Mar 8, 2005 10:30 PM EST KTCR AM 1340 and syndicated Jerry Doyle Show Jerry Doyle  
Feb 23, 2005 1-2 PM PCT KDOV, southern Oregon   Paul Coughlin  
Jan 14, 2005 7 PM EST WBUR, Boston's NPR news station, nationally syndicated On Point:  Glass Ceiling at the Altar Tom Ashbrook Listen to the broadcast.
Nov 26, 2004   PBS Uncommon Knowledge:  Debate with Deborah Rhode, Stanford Law Professor and author of Speaking on Sex    
Oct 24, 2004 2 PM EST KALW (NPR), San Francisco Work with Marty Nemko Martin Nemko Listen to a live broadcast when the show airs.
Oct 18, 2004 10:00 AM EST   The Martha Zoller Show    
Oct 15, 2004 8:40 AM EST   The Joel and Bill Show, aka Morning Show Joel Williams and Bill Maine  
Oct 5, 2004 10:15 AM EST WMAL, ABC Radio, Washington, DC Mike Graham Show   On the vice presidential candidates' debate
    KOCO, San Diego, CA Mark Larson Show    
Sep 25, 2004   BBC Radio Live at Five with Richard Bacon Richard Bacon Dr. Rhoads debated laws against adultery
Sep 22, 2004   Radio Mike Austen  
  2:00 PM EST Syndicated show in NC   Bill Brooks  
Sep 20, 2004 5:00 PM EST KKSM , San Diego Encourage Mint Radio Bergie
Sep 17, 2004   Eagle Forum, Annual Meeting, Washington, DC Lecture on Title IX    
Sep 15, 2004   Hillsdale College Lecture:  "Natural Considerations and the Family"    
Sep 14, 2004 5:15-6 EST WAVA, DC Baltimore Don Kroah Show Pam Pryor guest host
Sep 8, 2004   Multiple stations in North Carolina Family Policy Matters Bill Brooks After the show, you can listen to the interview here.
Sep 5, 2004 11:00-11:30 PM EST KLCS PBS, Los Angeles, CA Between the Lines Barry Kibrick  
Aug 13, 2004   Washington, DC Don Kroah Show Janice Drouse guest host  
Aug 30, 2004 11 AM EST KMBH (NPR), Texas Society Under Fire Prof. David Pearson
Aug 20, 2004


9.30 PM EST PBS Tucker Carlson Unfiltered Tucker Carlson Click here to find out where the show will air in your area
Aug 17, 2004 10.30 AM EST WBYY-FM, Dover New Hampshire Seacoast in the
Diane Adair  
Aug 11, 2004 WNYC, NPR New York The Brian Lehrer Show Listen to the show
Aug 4, 2004 3.00 pm EST NPR, Nationally Syndicated Talk of the Nation Neal Conan Click here to find out where you can listen to the show in your area. Click here to listen to the show.
Aug 2, 2004 2.00 PM EST WXNT, Indianapolis First Voice w/Donna Ricks Donna Ricks  
July 31, 2004 12:00-1:00 PM EST syndicated Phyllis Schlafly Radio Live Phyllis Schlafly  
July 22, 2004 7:00 - 7:25 AM Fox Radio News. Fox Morning Blend    
July 21, 2004   KGNW, Seattle Thor Thorlo Show    

July 20, 2004

1:00 - 1:15 PM

Issues Radio Network. Nationally Syndicated.

Issues Today

Bob Gourley


July 19, 2004 7:00 AM Fox Radio News Fox Morning Blend Dominick Brascia, Debbie Wylde, Jeff Roberts, and Rex Russell  

July 16, 2004


WTIX-AM, New Orleans, LA.

Ringside Politics

Jeff Crouere


July 14, 2004   KFAB, syndicated Jim Bohannon    
July 13, 2004 5:30 - 5:40 PM KTAR. Drive Home with Preston Westmoreland David Moskowitz  

July 12, 2004

10:15 - 10:20 AM

WOWO, Fort Wayne, IN.

Fort Wayne Morning News

Charley Butcher



9:45 - 9:50 AM


Morning Report

Danny Hampton



9:20 - 9:30 AM


The KFAB Good Morning Show

Jim Rose/Gary Sadlemeyer



9:10 - 9:20 AM


The Brad Davis Show

Brad Davis



8:00 - 8:10 AM


A Balanced Breakfast

Ian Punnett


July 10, 2004

12:20 - 12:26 PM



Jeff Seldin


July 9, 2004   Dover, NH Walter Pump    
  5:30 PM KTAR Drive Home with Preston Westmoreland David Moskowitz  


9:05 - 9:30 AM

KLO, Ogden, UT.

The Walter Platz Show

Walter Platz


July 8, 2004

2:30 - 2:50 PM

American View Radio.

Ken Hamblin Show

Ken Hamblin


    Buffalo, NY Bob Hill Show    

July 7, 2004

5:15-5:30 PM



Locwood Phillips/Ben Ball


July 2, 2004   San Francisco, CA Ron Owens Show Gil Gross substitute host  

June 30, 2004


WGN, Chicago.

Extension 720

Milt Rosenberg



11:15 AM

KRMS, Osage Beach, MO.

The Lake Today

Ed Foxmier


June 25, 2004



Today Show


Watch a video clip of the the interview here.

June 24, 2004

6:00 - 6:30 PM PST

KTLA, Glendale, CA.

The Frank Pastore Show

Frank Pastore


June 22, 2004

7:05 AM EST

WPTT, Pittsburgh, PA.

Jerry Bowyer Show



June 16, 2004 1:40 PM EST Radio America Network Jane Silk    

June 14, 2004

11:00 - 11:30 AM

Radio America. Nationally syndicated.

Battle Lines with Alan Nathan



June 11, 2004     Today Show Katy Couric and Matt Laurer  
June 2, 2004   Nationally syndicated Dr. Laura   Book give away

May 25, 2004

7:15 AM EST

Nationally syndicated.

Hugh Hewitt


Visit to find out where the show will broadcast in your area.

  5:00 PM EST KSMR, Dallas, TX David Gold Show    

May 24, 2004

12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

KOA-AM, Denver, CO.

Mike Rosen Show



May 20, 2004

10:00 AM PST

Nationally syndicated.

Dennis Prager Show


You can buy a tape of this show at Dennis Prager's web site.

May 18, 2004

5:00 PM EST

WGNU, St. Louis.

Drive Time Live



May 17, 2004

8:00 AM PST

KSFO, San Francisco.

Lee Rodgers Show



  1-1:40 PM EST KBUL, Billings MT Morning Bulletin    


2:00 PM EST

WRDT, Detroit.

On the Word with Paul Edwards



May 13, 2004

11:30 AM

WNWS, Jackson, TN.




May 12, 2004   WDRT, Detroit On the Word Paul Edwards  

May 10, 2004

6:40 AM PST

KFNX, Pheonix.

AM Edition with Tom Dillon



May 8, 2004

1:00 PM Central

Northern Alliance Radio, The Patriot, Minneapolis.




May 6, 2004 KFUO St. Louis, MO Issues, Etc.    


8:30 PM PST

Talk Radio Network. nationally syndicated.

Jerry Doyle Show




4:30 PM

Denver, CO.

Ken Hamblin Show


Listen to the interview.

May 5, 2004

6:00 PM PST

KFAX, Bay Area, CA.

LifeLine with Craig Roberts



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