“FOOD POLITICS and GENDER”
Saturday, March 29, 2014, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA 17013 Althouse Hall (N. College Street, between W. Louther and W. High Streets)
More than 25 faculty and student presentations throughout the day.
The conference is free and open to the public with vegan lunch included at no cost. However, advanced online registration is required by Sunday, March 23.
Register now: http://forms.fandm.edu/mach/
Keynote speaker: Carol J. Adams, author of “The Sexual Politics of Meat” and “The Pornography of Meat;” Adams drew fame in feminist-vegan-theory circles when she linked “species” oppression to gender oppression. She argues that the objectification of women and animals follow similar patterns: both the fairer sex and the four-legged set are sexualized, dehumanized and abused.