Elias Simpson, Contributing Writer

January 19, 2009 by  
Filed under Blog, Elias Simpson, Europe, Front Page, Iowa

Elias Simpson earned a bachelor’s degree in English and French from the University of Iowa. He spent a year in France in 2007, and traveled to Prague, Venice, Barcelona, and London, as well as cities in France, including Nice and Grenoble.

Elias has worked for Practical Farmers of Iowa, an organization that supports sustainable agriculture. He has also worked for two small organic farms: Turtle Farm and Small Potato Farm. He has volunteered for the university’s environmental coalition and is a registered member of the Iowa City Bike Library.

He is attending graduate school at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, where he studies poetry writing and works as a teaching assistant.

Elias Simpson in Amsterdam.

Elias Simpson in Amsterdam.

Elias Simpson

Contributing Writer

Blue Planet Green Living (Home Page)

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Book Review – The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan

World Peace Diet – Eating for Spiritual Health and Social Harmony

Book Review – Animal Liberation by Peter Singer

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