Please join us for a special potluck immediately following VegFest. Bring a vegan dish to share, please list your ingredients. The potluck begins at 6:30pm, Dr. Will Tuttle’s presentation Healing Our World: A Deeper Look at Food begins at 7:30
Dr. Tuttle’s presentation illuminates the cultural and health impacts of our food system as the primary organizing and compelling force in our world, and provides some essential keys to thriving in our lives, and being more effective advocates for peace, justice, and healing.
Dr. Will Tuttle, visionary author of the acclaimed best-seller The World Peace Diet, published in 16 languages, is a recipient of the Courage of Conscience Award and the Empty Cages Prize. He’s also the author of Your Inner Islands, on developing intuition, and is editor of Circles of Compassion, on the interconnection of social justice issues as well as Buddhism & Veganism, connecting spiritual awakening and animal liberation. A vegan since 1980, he is a frequent radio, television, and online presenter, and has created several wellness and advocacy training programs. Featured in Cowspiracy and other documentary films, he is the co-founder of the Worldwide Prayer Circle for Animals. A former Zen monk with a Ph.D. from U. C., Berkeley, Dr. Tuttle is also a noted composer and pianist, and lectures and concertizes extensively throughout the world with his spouse, Madeleine, a visionary artist from Switzerland. See www.worldpeacediet.com for more details.