Lantern Publishing & Media is your source for books on animal advocacy, veganism, social justice, and family therapy. We publish books for all wanting to live with greater depth and commitment to the preservation of the natural world.
Lantern Publishing & Media is a new company that has taken over the legacy and titles of Lantern Books, which was co-founded by Gene Gollogly and Martin Rowe in 1999. Lantern Publishing & Media, which is currently applying for 501(c)3 non-profit status and updating this website, distributes the American Mental Health Foundation, and is itself distributed by SteinerBooks.
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Martin Rowe is President and Publisher at Lantern Publishing & Media. He is the co-vice president of the board of the Culture & Animals Foundation and a senior fellow of Brighter Green. He is the author of The Elephants in the Room, The Polar Bear in the Zoo, and Nicaea, and editor of The Way of Compassion and Running, Eating, Thinking: A Vegan Anthology. He co-founded the magazine Satya. He is also the author (with Evander) of Right Off the Bat. His website is martin-rowe.com.
Brian Normoyle is the Vice-President & Treasurer of Lantern Publishing & Media. Brian is responsible for editorial and project management, finances, sales, and organizational outreach. Brian has over twenty years of experience in the publishing industry with Oxford University Press, SAGE Publications, Condé Nast, and Pearson Education/Prentice Hall. He is also co-Founder and President of the Institute for Animal Happiness, a non-profit micro-sanctuary, advocacy, and education group, and co-produces Hudson Valley Vegfest, an organization that promotes veganism and compassion through humane education, arts and culture, sustainability, and advocacy. Brian has a long history of supporting organizations engaged in animal advocacy, humane education, and the health and wellness of all living things.
Kirsti Gholson is the Secretary of Lantern Publishing & Media. A long-time animal advocate and social justice activist, Kirsti is a singer-songwriter and musician. She is the director of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) policy at Unovis Partners. She is on the board of directors of the Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice, and served as a member of the Ulster County Executive's Animal Abuse Prevention Advisory Task Force. She has been a District Leader for the Humane Society of the United States for seven years.
Emily Lavieri-Scull is Publishing Associate at Lantern Books, where she handles book production and social media, and is also office manager. She graduated from Vassar College in 2015 with a BA in Psychology. She is the website coordinator and director for the Culture & Animals Foundation, program coordinator at Brighter Green, and communications and operations coordinator at the Green Belt Movement U.S. She enjoys photography, cooking vegan meals, and playing with animals.
Evander Lomke is the Executive Director of the American Mental Health Foundation, which celebrates over 90 years of excellence devoted to mental health research. He is the author (with Martin) of Right Off the Bat. He blogs regularly at rightoffthebatbook.com.