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Bread and Salt: Russia, the Land, and its Food

Bread and Salt: Russia, the Land, and its Food
UTM Council Chambers
Time: Feb 6th, 12:00 pm End: Feb 6th, 1:00 pm
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), Slavic Studies (FAS), Philosophy (UTM), Language Studies (UTM), Jewish Studies, Historical Studies (UTM), Geography & Planning (FAS), Environment, English and Drama (UTM), Diaspora/Transnational, Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (UTM), Anthropology (UTSC), Anthropology (UTM), Anthropology (FAS), 2000-, 1950-2000, 1900-1950, 1800-1900, 1500-1800
Csillag Seminar at UTM Department of Geography by JHI Distinguished Visiting Fellow Darra Goldstein

The UTM Department of Geography is pleased to present a special guest in the Csillag Seminar Series

Darra Goldstein, Jackman Humanities Institute Distinguished Visiting Fellow

Bread and Salt: Russia, the Land, and its Food

Darra Goldstein is the Willcox and Harriet Adsit Professor of Russian at Williams College and the founding editor of Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture (named 2012 Publication of the Year by the James Beard Foundation).  She is also the author of four cookbooks, including The Georgian Feast (winner of the 1994 IACP Julia Child Award for Cookbook of the Year). Goldstein serves as Series Editor for California Studies in Food and Culture (University of California Press) and Food Editor of Russian Life magazine.

This talk will explore Russian cuisine as an expression of the riches and limitations of a northern climate.

This event is free and open to the public.  For further information, please contact Professor Pierre Desrochers or the UTM Department of Geography.

Download flyer: [pdf]

Professor Goldstein will present a public lecture titled "The Progression of the Fork: From Diabolical to Divine" on Monday 4 February at 6:30 pm in JHB room 100.  This talk is free but registration is required because space is limited.  Click HERE to register.

Professor Goldstein will also offer a masterclass titled "You Call This Cuisine" to a limited number of graduate students and faculty members on Friday 1 February from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. To register for this class, please click HERE.

Professor Goldstein is available for one-on-one consultations.  Please contact Kim Yates at jhi.associate@utoronto.ca or (416) 946-0313 to book an appointment.



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