Mu Alpha Xi

I’m Max Meyer, a Midwesterner born and raised in Iowa City, Iowa. I now live and work in Austin, Texas. My interests include technology, literature, languages, politics, agriculture, and gastronomy.

The name of my blog — Mu Alpha Xi (μαξ) — is the Greek phonetic spelling of my name.

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Max Meyer
Midwesterner in Texas.