Contributor Bios

John Tallmadge

John Tallmadge is an environmental writer and scholar based in Cincinnati OH, where he maintains an independent practice of educational and literary consulting ( He has taught at the Union Institute, Carleton College, the University of Utah, Dartmouth, and Yale, and is the author of Meeting the Tree of Life: A Teacher’s Path (1997) and The Cincinnati Arch: Learning from Nature in the City (2004), as well as numerous articles in magazines and scholarly journals.