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8th International Vegan Festival -- Aug 6-13, 1995 -- San Diego, California

Vegan-L Members

[dining table 1]
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[dining table 3]

[Mark Wisdom] Mark Wisdom
Creator of the World Guide to Vegetarianism
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
(moved to San Francisco Bay area, California, USA)

Nancy Fidel
Florida, USA
[Nancy Fidel]

[Paula Davidson] Paula Davidson
Bloomington, Indiana, USA

Leor Jacobi
Founder of Vegan Action
Berkley, California, USA

The person on the left is Dr. Michael Klaper

[Leor Jacobi]

[Dennis Bayomi] "Hi everyone! I'm Dennis from Winnipeg, Canada. Had a terrific time in San Diego, looking forward to seeing you at the next V-convention. Cheers!"

Dennis Bayomi
President of the Winnipeg Vegetarian Association
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Martinez, California, USA

Patricia Rathbone
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
[Patricia Rathbone]

[Allen Schubert] "Hi, I'm Allen Schubert. I'm Publicity Director of the Vegetarian Society of Honolulu. The International Vegan Festival is my first time at such a festival, and it's great!"

Allen Schubert
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

"Hi, I'm Brian Jacobs and I'm representing London Vegans. This festival has been a great opportunity to meet other vegans from around the world and to learn more of the benefits of a vegan lifestyle."

Brian Jacobs
London, England

[Brian Jacobs]

Rebecca Johnson
Fairfield, California, USA
[Rebecca Johnson]

[Steven Baer] Steven Baer
Revere, Massachusetts, USA

"Vegan Festival '95!"

"Peace! Save the animals... Vegan power!"

[??? & ???]


[Carl Phillips] Carl is on the faculty of the University of Michigan School of Public Health. His research includes dietary choice and the economics of veganism.

Carl Phillips
Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

"I am Kevin Pickard. I am president of the Toronto Vegetarian Association. I am also vice-president of VUNA. I think that vegetarianism is really on the rise. Things like this conference show it. I wish to congratulate the organizers of this conference, Vegans International, VUNA, and the American Vegan Society for such a great job, and all the participants who have spent the time to give workshops and so on."

Kevin Pickard
Toronto, Canada

[Kevin Pickard]

[Maynard Clark] "Hi, I'm Maynard Clark from the Vegetarian Resource Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts. I'm past vice-president of VUNA, and founder of the Boston Vegetarian Society, and a board member there."

Maynard Clark
IVF '95 Program Planner
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

[Larry Kaiser] This is a rare shot of Larry when he isn't cracking up with laughter.

Larry Kaiser
VUNA board member, Internet vegan activist
Dexter, Michigan, USA

Photographs compiled by Mark Wisdom