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Best selling animal author comes to Bristol

Release date: 
Thursday, April 23, 2009

BEST-selling animal author Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, will present a free talk on his latest book in Bristol in June.

The Face on Your Plate: The Truth About Food (published by WW Norton) will be the focus of the event on Thursday, June 18, at Cabot Room, The Hawthorns, Woodland Road in Clifton.

The author of When Elephants Weep explores our relationship with the animals we call food. In the revelatory The Face on Your Plate, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson shows how food affects our moral selves, our health, and the environment. It raises questions to make us conscious of the decisions behind every bite we take: What effect does eating animals have on our land, waters, even global warming'

The Face on Your Plate brings together Masson's intellectual, psychological, and emotional expertise over the last twenty years into the pivotal book of the food revolution.

Entry is free and the talk starts at 7pm. For more information, contact Viva! by calling 0117 944 1000 or emailing

Arrive early to avoid disappointment.


For more information about this media release, please contact Viva! press officer Helen Rossiter by calling 0117 944 1000 or emailing or campaigns manager Justin Kerswell by emailing Visit for more information about the author.