Latinx Food Justice: Bringing Labor Back In
Dr. Ron Mize, Associate Professor of Language, Culture, and Society
Far too many conversations on food justice leave out one important element the labor responsible for cultivating, harvesting, and transporting food from fields to table. The central role of Latinx labor cannot be understated in the food justice equation and I will share my work with farmworker justice organizations and movements to bring Latinx laborers to the table.
Nourishing Resistance: Latinx Food Strategies for Environmental Justice
Robert Figueroa, Associate Professor Philosophy
Robert Figueroa is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Environmental Justice at OSU’s School of History, Philosophy, and Religion. His talk will present cases of Latinx communities resisting environment injustices by restorative food strategies.
5:30 p.m. Light catering, Milam Hall, RM 319A
6:00 p.m. Lecture, Milam Hall, RM 319. Free & open to all
Monday, May 6, 2019 at 6:00pm
Milam Hall, Room 319
2520 SW Campus Way, Corvallis, OR 97331