Author Meets Readers – Nourishing Communities: Reconnecting Food, People, and the...

Past Event! Note: this event has already taken place.

When: Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm
Location:Irene's Pub 885 Bank Street Ottawa
Audience:Alumni, Anyone, Carleton Community, Current Students, Faculty, Media, Prospective Students, Staff, Staff and Faculty
Cost:Free

Author Meets Readers invites Carleton students and the community to join an informal discussion on new books published by members of the Carleton University Faculty of Public Affairs.

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About the Book: Nourishing Communities: From Fractured Food Systems to Transformative Pathways considers those across the sustainable food system movement, including small businesses, not-for-profits, eaters, farmers, community organizations and government, who are addressing food insecurity.

About the Author: Irena Knezevic is an Assistant Professor in the School of Journalism and Communication. She studies communication, culture, and health and is especially interested in food systems, food labelling, and the discourse of food and health regulations.

Irena will be joined by Jay Garlough, Co-founder, Hidden Harvest Ottawa; Moe Garahan, Executive Director, Just Food; and Faris Ahmed, Director, Policy and Campaigns USC Canada for a short panel Q&A.

This event is part of the Ottawa International Writer’s Festival.

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