Nell Alk

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Bio

Nell Alk is a writer, editor and activist. Originally from the Midwest but based in New York City since 2006, she loves the cosmopolitan lifestyle, plant-based cuisine and animal-free footwear (particularly by this brand). Beyond food and shoes, she’s an arts and entertainment enthusiast, as well as an all around avid vegan, with her finger perpetually on the pulse of this burgeoning scene. Beyond Ecorazzi, she’s written about culture, nightlife and other fun subjects for outlets like the Wall Street Journal, Soho House Magazine and Alicia Silverstone’s Kind Life blog. More on Nell and her journalistic and copywriting work here. You can also interact with her on Twitter: @NellieAbigail.

Articles

Q&A with Brainchild Behind Groundbreaking Doc ‘Cowspiracy’

Like a lot of folks, Kip Andersen was moved to action upon seeing “An Inconvenient Truth.” Al Gore touted the virtues of embracing eco-friendly habits while warning of the repercussions

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Plant-Based Chef Mary Mattern Talks Touring with Ellie Goulding

Plant-based chef Mary Mattern played private chef to Ellie Goulding during her 2014 US tour, shares details from the experience and then some.

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Exclusive Interview with Fur-Free Fashion Designer John Bartlett

Award-winning menswear designer John Bartlett is no stranger to the fashion scene…or animal advocacy. If any CFDA-lauded clothing pro has proven that our furry, fuzzy, feathered friends and attractive, tailored

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Q&A with Vegan Comedian Myq Kaplan, Now on Netflix

You may recognize the name Myq Kaplan from such shows as NBC’s widely watched “Last Comic Standing” (where he made it to the final five), Comedy Central’s “@MIDNIGHT,” “The Late

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Exclusive Interview with ‘The Simpsons’ Co-Creator Sam Simon

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Top News

This is by no means the first time we’ve uttered the name Sam Simon on Ecorazzi. Indeed, Simon makes headlines fairly frequently, and we’re as eager as any other outlet

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Exclusive: Kevin Spacey a ‘HUGE’ Advocate for Animal Adoption

Given his adoption—and subsequent adoration—of rescue dog Boston nearly a year ago, it comes as no surprise that Kevin Spacey wholeheartedly embraces, and likewise disseminates, the “adopt-don’t-shop” adage. Asked at

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Exclusive: Samuel L. Jackson Touts Benefits of Eating Vegan

in Eats, Featured, News, Vegan

Last week in NYC, Ecorazzi caught up with legendary actor Samuel L. Jackson, lending additional insight into his decision to adopt a plant-based diet.

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