This reading and discussion program will explore the complex interactions and entanglements that underlie our nourishment and pleasure in food.
The schedule for the discussion sessions is as follows:
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 — Introductions & Book Distribution
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 –The Road to Wellville, T. C. Boyle
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 –In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto, Michael Pollan
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 — The Jungle, Upton Sinclair
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 — The Third Plate, Dan Barber
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 — Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health, Marion Nestle
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 — Diet for a Small Planet, Frances Moore Lappé
Wednesday, December 12, 2018 — Diet Cults: The Surprising Fallacy at the Core of Nutrition Fads and a Guide to Healthy Eating for the Rest of Us, Matt Fitzgerald
All sessions will be held in St. Augustine 150 (back lounge) from 6-7 p.m.
Please sign up to participate. All events are free and open to the public, and free copies of the books will be distributed to all participants.
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