Dave Barry is world-renown for his deft, satirical comedy that borders on the ridiculous and sometimes even inches past it. His premise of making humor out of familiar events, daily life and at times, notable historical and government figures, appeals to audiences everywhere. Barry is one of the most gifted comic writers and entertainers today, offering his wickedly funny insights and savvy observations in a style that only Barry can deliver.
A prolific author, award-winning journalist and celebrated humorist, Dave Barry has been tickling America’s funny bone for over three decades. For 25 years, he was a syndicated columnist whose work appeared in more than 500 newspapers in the United States and abroad.
In 1988, Barry won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary, the only humor writer to have won journalism’s top award. He has penned over 30 humor and children’s books, including many that have been made into films and television series. From his weekly columns to his annual projects and now to his entertaining speaking engagements, Barry always finds a way to connect with his audience to help them make sense of life’s absurdities.
"Hysterical and articulate…"