About Keith Akers

Keith Akers is a writer and activist. He has published four books, EMBRACING LIMITS (Earth Animal Trust, 2023),   DISCIPLES (Apocryphile Press, 2013), THE LOST RELIGION OF JESUS (Lantern Books, 2000), and A VEGETARIAN SOURCEBOOK (G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1983). He’s also been published in VegNews, Vegetarian Times, and other vegetarian and vegan publications, not to mention his blog on this site.

He has been researching environmental issues ever since 1970, when he attended a rally on the first Earth Day.

He’ been involved with various vegetarian or vegan groups for the past four decades, including the Vegetarian Society of D. C. (where he served as President), the Vegetarian Society of Colorado (where he also served as President), and the International Vegetarian Union (where he served as Regional Secretary for North America).  Currently he’s a co-organizer of the Meetup group Denver Vegans, is living in Denver, Colorado, U. S. A., and is married to Kate Lawrence.

You can find his Twitter page here.

The quickest way to find out more is to take a look at this web site and my books. If you’re local to Denver, visit the Denver Vegans where you’ll probably run into him at some point. If you’re not local, send him an e-mail (see below), drop him a card, or comment on something on my blog that interests you.  Stay in touch.

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P. S. The photo of the bridge (at the very top of this page and other pages) was taken in the fall of 2011 at Cumberland Mountain State Park in Tennessee.