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Sociology Colloquium: The Future of Hunger

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  • An American migrant mother in 1936. (Photo by Dorothea Lange)

Please join us at 6 p.m., Thursday, March 27, for a talk with Dr. Janet Poppendieck from the City University of New York. She will be talking about the future of low-income nutrition assistance in the United States.

The Sociology Colloquium Series presents:

Janet Poppendieck

Professor of Sociology, Emeritus

Hunter College

"The Future of Hunger"

Ware College House Great Room

Thursday, March 27

6 p.m.

Dr. Poppendieck received her PhD from Brandeis, and has taught at Hunter for more than 30 years. She is the author of Breadlines Knee Deep in Wheat: Food Assistance in the Great Depression; Sweet Charity? Emergency Food and the End of Entitlement; and Free for All: Fixing School Food in America. Her paper for this event is a chapter from a book entitled First World Hunger Revisited.

Delicious hors d’oeuvres provided by La Dolce Vita

Prof. Poppendieck’s paper is available in the Sociology edisk folder:

Edisk >> Groups >> Sociology >> Public >> Colloquium 2013-14 >> Poppendieck.doc

Sponsored by the Sociology Department, the Office of the Provost, North Endowment Fund, and Ware College House