Michael Levy

Author, 'Kosher Chinese: Living, Teaching, and Eating With China's Other Billion'

Michael Levy is the author of Kosher Chinese: Living, Teaching, and Eating with China’s Other Billion (Henry Holt, July, 2011), a memoir about his experiences as a Peace Corps Volunteer in western China. Mike is currently teaching at Saint Ann's School in Brooklyn, N.Y. He returns frequently to China to check in on his students and visit the basketball courts where he momentarily attained stardom. While in the United States, he keeps strictly kosher. While in China, he eats anything with four legs except the table. You can reach him at his website.

You can follow Mike on Twitter @kosherchinese