Food and the Body

CULANTH 309S

Investigation into social, cultural, and political connections between food and body. Connections approached from two perspectives: The relationship between food and culture, and how the body is key to that relationship. Specific themes include: food and cultural identity; nationalism and eating; social class and taste; global food production; gender and eating disorders; politics of organic and local foods; and the rise of obesity. One course.

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, SS, STS