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Farm to Fork Festival at Sacramento State
September 14, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Noon – 3:00 p.m.
Farm to Fork Festival in Library Quad
-Local sustainability partners
-ASI Pop Up pantry
6 – 7 p.m.
Keynote Speaker: Raj Patel http://rajpatel.org/
Author of “The Value of Nothing: How to Reclaim Market Society and Redefine Democracy,” and “Stuffed and Starved.” Raj Patel is an award-winning writer, activist and academic. He is a Research Professor in the Lyndon B Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, Austin and a Senior Research Associate at the Unit for the Humanities at the university currently known as Rhodes University (UHURU), South Africa. In addition to numerous scholarly publications in economics, philosophy, politics and public health journals, he regularly writes for The Guardian, and has contributed to the Financial Times, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Times of India, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Mail on Sunday, and The Observer. His first book was Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System and his latest, The Value of Nothing, is a New York Times best-seller.
Dinner on the Guy West Bridge**
Enjoy a dinner on the Guy West Bridge and have a conversation about food insecurity and sustainable food.
For more information on the Farm to Fork Festival, please contact the Event Coordinators Jennifer Campbell, RD, and Dr. Lynn Hanna at email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
**Dinner requires purchase of ticket prior to event. All other Farm to Fork events at Sac State are free to attend.