An Evening of Foodopoly w/ author Wenonah Hauter

  • November 7, 2013 · 7:00 PM
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MEET other like-minded Foodies and avid book readers and CHAT with Foodopoly author, Wenonah Hauter!

EVENT PROGRAM

• 7:00 Meet & Greet

• 7:30 Book Discussion

• 8:00 Q&A

• 8:30 Book Signing

• FREE RSVP HERE: http://ow.ly/pb0B7
(Admission is FREE but space is limited so you MUST RSVP to secure your spot)

ABOUT FOODOPOLY

Foodopoly presents the shocking account of how agricultural policy has been hijacked by lobbyists, driving out independent farmers and food processors in favor of the likes of Cargill, Tyson, Kraft, and ConAgra. Author Wenonah Hauter demonstrates how the impacts ripple far and wide, from economic stagnation in rural communities at home, to famines in poor countries overseas. In the end, Hauter illustrates how solving this crisis will require a complete structural shift, a grassroots movement to reshape our food system from seed to table — a change that is about politics, not just personal choice.

Learn more at Foodopoly.org!

Check out Foodopoly's trailer: http://ow.ly/pb0pD

What others are saying:

“…a meticulously researched tour de force…examines the pernicious effects of consolidation in every sector of the food industry.” - Publishers Weekly

“A forceful argument about our dysfunctional food system.” - Kirkus Reviews

ABOUT WENONAH HAUTER

Wenonah Hauter is the Executive Director of Food & Water Watch, a national nonprofit organization working to ensure that our food, water and fish is safe to consume, is accessible and sustainably produced, and that our common resources are regulated in the public interest—not for private gain. She has worked extensively on food, water, energy, and environmental issues at the national, state and local level.

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  • Mary

    I'm sorry, but it looks like I'm not going to be able to attend after all :( I hope everyone has a great time!

    October 18, 2013

  • Mary

    I might not be able to get there until 7:30, but I'd really like to go to this! Thanks Lauren!

    September 25, 2013

    • Lauren

      No problem Mary! The first half hour is a meet & greet so feel free to come by when you can. Just make sure you reserve your space through the link I gave as there is limited seating. Looking forward to meeting you. Should be a great event!

      1 · September 25, 2013

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