Best-selling author, educator, Zen Dharma Master and peace activist
Dr. Will Tuttle, author, educator, musician, and activist, has lectured and performed widely throughout North America and internationally. Author of the acclaimed Amazon #1 best-seller The World Peace Diet, translated and published worldwide, he is a recipient of the Peace Abbey’s Courage of Conscience Award, and is the creator of several wellness and advocacy training programs, as well as co-creator of the largest online vegan event in history. The editor of a recent book, Circles of Compassion: Connecting Issues of Justice, he is a frequent radio, television, and online presenter and writer. His Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, focused on educating intuition and altruism in adults, and he has taught college courses in creativity, humanities, mythology, religion, and philosophy. A former Zen monk and Dharma Master in the Korean Zen tradition, he has created eight CD albums of uplifting original piano music. A vegan since 1980, he travels with his spouse Madeleine in their solar-powered RV, presenting lectures, retreats, workshops, and concerts throughout North America.