Michael Kevin Pollan (/ˈpɒlən/; born February 6, 1955) is an American author, journalist, activist, and the Lewis K. Chan Arts Lecturer and Professor of Practice of Non-Fiction at Harvard University. Pollan is also professor of journalism at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.
Books in order of publication:
A Place of My Own: The Education of an Amateur Builder. New York: Random House. 1997.
The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World. New York: Random House. 2001.
The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. New York: Penguin Press. 2006.
In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto. New York: Penguin Press. 2008.
Pollan Family Table. New York: Scribner. 2014.