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We are currently in the process of planning a book tour -- a series of readings, book signings and cheese tastings in connection with the release of The Year of the Goat: 40,000 Miles and the Quest for the Perfect Cheese in August 2007. Click here for a list of locations and dates.

If you are interested in booking Margaret & Karl for a book signing or speaking engagement, or interested in more information please email us at

Margaret Hathaway & Karl Schatz are available for:

  • Readings & book signings
  • Public and private speaking engagements
  • Cheese tastings
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Art Exhibitions
  • Video & multimedia presentations
  • Any combination of the above

Margaret & Karl are available to speak on such topics as:

  • Goat culture in America
  • Eating locally and sustainably
  • The American artisanal cheese movement
  • The Planning and pursuit of artistic projects
  • Changing your life and finding your true calling

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Our Book is Here!

The Year of the Goat

The Year of the Goat: 40,000 Miles and the Quest for the Perfect Cheese
The Lyons Press, Aug 2007
Book Tour Info

Globe Pequot
Barnes & Noble
Rabelais Books

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YotG on
Public Radio!

In 2004 we made 4 appearances on the now sadly off the air, but then nationally syndicated PRI show, The Next Big Thing
Fortunately you can hear the shows in their archives:
1st show | 2nd show | 3rd show | 4th show

Miles Traveled: 41409
Next Stop: A farm of our own