MIIS: Written on the Body: Impact of Food Insecurity Across Generations
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
MIIS and the Hayward Sustainability Speaker Series present Written on the Body: Impact of Food Insecurity Across Generations, a talk by Molly Anderson, a Professor at Middlebury College, on Thursday, March 30, 6pm-7:30pm in MIIS's McGowan Building, Room 102.
In this talk, Molly Anderson will consider the ways that food insecurity affects mothers, children, and their children through the multifaceted impacts of poverty and injustice globally.
Molly Anderson is shaping the Food Studies Program at Middlebury College in Vermont where she teaches about hunger and food security, fixing food systems, and sustainability. She bridges interests and concerns of academicians and community-based activists and is involved in food system planning at the state, regional, and international scales. Molly earned an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Systems Ecology from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.