WSU COMMON BOOK PROJECT PRESENTS
BARRY ESTABROOK, AUTHOR OF TOMATOLAND
MONDAY, OCT. 14, 7 PM, SOMSEN AUDITORIUM
KEYNOTE LECTURE AND BOOK SIGNING
MORE COMMON BOOK EVENTS!
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9, 7 pm, SLC 120
Film Screening: A Place at the Table
50 Million Americans—1 in 4 children—don’t know where their next meal is coming from. A Place at the Table tells the powerful stories of three such Americans, who maintain their dignity even as they struggle just to eat.
MONDAY, OCT. 14, 2-3 pm, Student Activity Center, Kryzsko Commons
Local, Sustainable Farming: A Panel Discussion
Featuring Barry Estabrook and local farmers from Herbal Turtle Farms, Hoch Orchards, and Whitewater Gardens
TUESDAY, OCT.15, 10-11 am, Student Activity Center, Kryzsko Commons
Immigrant Labor: A Panel Discussion
Featuring Barry Estabrook, Doug Nopar (Winona Land Stewardship Project), Ernesto Velez Buscos (Centro Campesino), Colette Hyman (Professor of History), and Celia Lewis (Immigrant & WSU student)
MONDAY, OCT. 21, 7 pm, SLC 120
Film Screening: King Corn
Two recent college grads set out to explore the role of corn in the US food system, planting a single acre in Iowa, tracing the corn’s path from seed to harvest to food system, and raising questions about the way we farm and eat.