Erik Marcus is a writer and public speaker who is dedicated to the advocacy of vegan and vegetarian diets. He is a graduate of Columbia University, where he earned his master's degree in teaching writing. He lives in Cupertion, California.
"Reading Erik Marcus's Vegan is a critical first step for anyone wanting to extend both the quality and length of their life." --Howard Lyman, Former Director, Eating with a Conscience Campaign, Humane Society of the United States "A cogent and vitally important guide to the many reasons for adopting a vegan diet. It is an eye-opening, optimistic guide to a better way of life." --Neal Barnard, MD, President, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine