Green Festival Speakers

Siel Ju


Siel is an environmental writer, activist, and founder of Green LA Girl (," target="_blank">">, her blog about eco-friendly, sustainable living in Los Angeles. Siel has a Ph.D." target="_blank">">Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Southern California, teaches at Loyola Marymount University and Otis College of Arts and Design, and lives in Santa Monica. Sielhttp:// writes and speak about environmental and fair trade issues and is a Contributing Editor at" target="_blank">"> (formerly Green section editor) and previously headed up’s" target="_blank">">’s environmental blog, Emerald" target="_blank">">Emerald City. She served as editor for the L.A. section of WorldChanging," target="_blank">">WorldChanging, contributed to KPCC‘s" target="_blank">">KPCC‘s green blog Pacific" target="_blank">">Pacific Swell, blogged for Mother" target="_blank">">Mother Nature Network‘s lifestyle section, and wrote the Green News is Good News blog for" target="_blank">"> (since bought by Gaiam).

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