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Changing the World Through Food Systems: A Call For Radical Food Activism

February 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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Changing the World Through Food Systems: A Call For Radical Food Activism

Date: February 20, 2018

Time: 5:00 p m

Venue: Glorya Kaufman Hall, Glorya Kaufman Dance Theater (Room 208)

Ticket Price: Free

Seed the Commons director Nassim Nobari offers a critique of the food movement’s celebration of to livestock grazing as the centerpiece of sustainable agriculture as representing a colonial worldview, suggesting in its place a view of indigenous food systems as vibrant, dynamic, and wholly sufficient. Sponsored by World Arts and Cultures/Dance, Food Studies, Mexican Studies, Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Gardens, and Food and Social Justice Working Group.

Light reception immediately following lecture.

 

DATE AND TIME

Tue, February 20, 2018

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM PST

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LOCATION

Kaufman Hall

120 Westwood Plaza

Room 208

Los Angeles, CA 90095

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Organizer

UCLA World Arts and Cultures/Dance
Website:
http://www.wacd.ucla.edu/