I’m speaking with Fabio Parasecoli about his new book, Gastronativism: Food, Identity, Politics, at the Museum of the City of New York at a session chaired by Krishnendu Ray at 6:30 pm. Information is here and the ticketing link is here. This is a preview of the museum’s forthcoming exhibit, Food in New York: Bigger Than the Plate (opening September 16) and is co-presented by MOFAD (Museum of Food and Drink).
Online: Jewish Community Center conference on food and health
I’m participating in a two-day virtual conference: Fortify Your Health with Food. At 11:00 am, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is talking about his new book, Healthy at Last, and the story behind his leadership on issues of nutrition and healthy food access. At noon, I’m giving a talk on What You Need to Know About the Politics of Food, Nutrition, and Health. The conference schedule and registration information is here.