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Michael Pollan

Born: 6-Feb-1955
Birthplace: Long Island, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Omnivore's Dilemma

Father: Stephen Michael Pollan (financial advisor)
Mother: Corrine Pollan ("Corky", columnist for New York magazine)
Sister: Tracy Pollan (actor)
Wife: Judith Belzer
Son: Isaac

    University: Mansfield College, Oxford University (1975)
    University: BA, Bennington College (1977)
    University: MA English, Columbia University (1981)
    Professor: University of California at Berkeley (2003-)

    The New York Times Magazine Contributing Editor
    Harper's Executive Editor (1983-94)
    The Village Voice Assistant Editor (1974-76)
    John Kerry for President
    Risk Factors: Marijuana

    Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (26-Jun-2014) · Himself
    Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us? (Apr-2010)
    Vanishing of the Bees (9-Oct-2009) · Himself
    Food, Inc. (7-Sep-2008) · Himself
    Killer at Large (8-Apr-2008) · Himself

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Author of books:
Second Nature: A Gardener's Education (1991)
A Place of My Own: The Education of an Amateur Builder (1997)
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World (2001)
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals (2006)
In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto (2008)

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